November 25th, 2020

Martin, Blackmer both honoured at CCAA golf awards

By Medicine Hat News on October 19, 2016.

Medicine Hat News

Before this year, Medicine Hat College had never won anything in women’s golf.

What a turnaround it’s been.

On Tuesday night at the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association’s banquet in Charlottetown, P.E.I., Rattlers Becky Martin and Danielle Blackmer were named all-Canadians.

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The duo finished first and second at the Alberta conference championships a couple weeks ago, Martin taking top spot and the Rattlers winning their first-ever team title in the sport.

They’re on the course today at Fox Meadow for the first round of nationals, ranked sixth as a team with rookie Nicole Schultz on board as well. Braden Schacher will compete in the men’s individual competition, having earned a spot despite the men’s team not making it.

The 54-hole event is slated to finish Friday. The CCAA named 10 male and 10 female all-Canadians, two from each conference.

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