NDA Continues to dominate girls golf play

The second round of the competitive golf schedule was played at Connaught Golf Club. The Notre Dame girls team continues to dominate.

Camila Tirado and Libby Bourassa tied with a 9 hole round of 51, while teammate Jaci Bertram and Irvine’s Kierra Reesor tied for second with a round of 54. All three Notre Dame competitors are now tied for first overall after two rounds of play.

On the boys side, Owen Burzminski of Notre Dame won the 9 hole round shooting 38. Cale Ferguson of CHHS shot a 40, while teammate Zach Miller shot a 42. Ferguson, however retains the overall lead, with Burzminski trailing by 1.5 points, and Miller in third place.

The overall standings see Notre Dame dominating with 81.25 points, while Crescent Heights is in second place at 37.5 points, and Alexandra in third place with 17.5 points.

The three course tournament winds up next week at Desert Blume.


President Carson Steps Aside

Terry Carson, long time teacher at Alexandra and president of MHJHAA, has resigned as president as he is also retiring from teaching. Greg Elgis of Parkside has been acclaimed as the new MHJHAA president.

Jason Duchscherer, the secretary-treasurer has also resigned. Jason has accepted a position at Eagle Butte High School in Dunmore and will no longer be involved in junior high athletics. Curt Moll of St. Mary’s has been acclaimed as the new secretary-treasurer.

The association thanks both Terry and Jason for their service and wishes them both well in the next chapter of their lives.

Below – Terry is passing on the president’s ‘binder’ to Greg, while Curt accepts the secretary-treasurer’s ‘box’ from Jason.

First Round of Competitive Golf Season Complete

Notre Dame swept the first tournament of the season taking the top three positions at Cottonwood Coulee. Jaci Bertram took top spot shooting a nine hole round of 44, while her teammates Libby Bourassa and Camila Tirado both shot 46 to finish tied at second.

On the boys side, Cale Ferguson of CHHS shot a nine hole round of 37, while Elias Eisenbarth shot a 38, and Tyren Weinberger of Dr Wilson and Owen Burzminski of Notre Dame tied for third shooting a round of 40.

The overall rankings have Notre Dame with a comfortable 39 points, while Crescent Heights sits at 16.5, and Dr Wilson at 14.5.

Click on the link below to check out how all competitors finished up.

Golf Standings – 1st Round

Alexandra Win Aggregate Title at MHJHAA City Track Championships

Alexandra narrowly defeated Crescent Heights and St. Mary’s to take the aggregate title at the 2018 MHJHAA City Track Meet. Alexandra had an aggregate score of 268 – 23 more than Crescent Heights and 25 more than St. Mary’s. Individual aggregate winners are listed below:

 Bantam Girls: Sarah Pimblett – Irvine
Bantam Boys: Tesema Veurink – Seven Persons
Midget Girls: Abree Toews – Notre Dame
Midget Boys: Aaron Kruger – CHHS
Juvenile Girls:  Claire Holt – St. Mary’s
Juvenile Boys: Elic Ayomanor – Notre Dame
Full track results are found at the link below:

Track Results 2018

Notre Dame Dominates Badminton Tournament

Notre Dame completed the rare trifecta by winning the aggregate in all three age categories at the MHJHAA Badminton Championships.


Boys Singles – Caleb Garrecht, NDA defeated Stas Khazov, NDA

Girls Singles – Kiara Reesor, Irvine defeated Khamisa Antony, NDA

Boys Doubles – Lorcan Centeno & Lance Gamoa, St. Mary’s defeated Jackson Bowal & Dawson Seitz, NDA

Girls Doubles – Sydney Lansberry & Hallie Gauthier, St. Mary’s defeated Ava Nelson & Summer Zinger, Irvine

Mixed Doubles – Jeffrey Bullock & Ryan Sweet, Alexandra defeated Mason Dooley & Emeiya Leighton, St. Mary’s


Boys Singles – Roman Cherniak, NDA defeated Tyler Miller, St. Mary’s

Girls Signles – Kyla Fox, Irvine defeated Francine Suba, NDA

Boys Doubles – Duncan Markie & Brady Ulmer, St. Mary’s defeated Zach Ferguson & Quinlan McElroy-O’Driscoll , Ecole les Cypres

Girls Doubles – Kailey Duchscherer & Libby Bourassa, NDA defeated Alyssa Zieffle & Faith Hockley, Irvine

Mixed Doubles – Kierra Zentner & Axton Ferguson, Irvine defeated Paige Hodgson & Deegan Klimosko, NDA


Boys Singles – Ethan Pitman, Roy Wilson defeated Kaden Rath, Seven Persons

Girls Singles – Mackenzie Duchscherer, NDA defated Breanna Schlosser, Irvine

Boys Doubles – Caleb Wyrostok & Tanner Gold, NDA defeated Niall Weich & Jathen Boyd, CHHS

Girls Doubles – Rachel Were & Sierra Siedlecki, NDA defeated Raquel Waldbauer & Krista McKnight, Irvine

Mixed Doubles – Kyla Villar & Jerick Nucum, St. Mary’s defeated Keven Schafer & Kelly Schafer, NDA