Qualifiers set for Badminton Nationals


Qualifiers set for Badminton Nationals

Feb. 23, 2015 – The field is set for the 2015 CCAA Badminton National Championships.

Four conference teams made up of provincial champions and two wildcard squads have qualified for the Championships, which will feature five events: Men’s Singles, Women’s Singles, Men’s Doubles, Women’s Doubles and Mixed Doubles.

The event will be hosted by the University of King’s College in Halifax, N.S.

from March 4-7.

All-Canadians, Male and Female Players of the Year and the Coach of the Year will be honoured at the National Championships Awards Banquet on Wednesday, March 4.

For the latest results, recaps and photos, visit the official website of the 2015 CCAA Badminton National Championships. You can also follow the event on and . #CCAAbmt2015.

Then, 48 student-athletes from 13 institutions will compete for gold. The following student-athletes have qualified for Nationals:


Men’s Singles – Matthew Chan, Langara Falcons
Women’s Singles – Willine Kwee, KPU Eagles
Men’s Doubles – Eric Chiu & Imran Wadia, Langara Falcons
Women’s Doubles – Rosalynn Chong & Veronica Yeung, KPU Eagles
Mixed Doubles – Melissa Liuw & Graydon Robb, VIU Mariners


Men’s Singles – Connor Reinson, Concordia Thunder
Women’s Singles – Rachael Smillie, Concordia Thunder
Men’s Doubles – Andy Ko & Sam Kim, NAIT Ooks
Women’s Doubles – Kai-Li Huang & Hellena Fedoretz, NAIT Ooks
Mixed Doubles – Erin O’Neil & Andre Leblanc, Concordia Thunder


Men’s Singles – Jason Rausch, NAIT Ooks
Women’s Singles – Lindsay Ross, Concordia Thunder
Men’s Doubles – Nick Roque & Jeffrey Ko, NAIT Ooks
Women’s Doubles – Mary Smith & Samantha Clutton, Olds Broncos
Mixed Doubles – Sherry Hahn & Blain Weber, Olds Broncos


Men’s Singles – Owen Kurvits, Redeemer Royals
Women’s Singles – Olivia Lei, Humber Hawks
Men’s Doubles – Ross Golding & Ogyen Dorjee, George Brown Huskies
Women’s Doubles – Suzy Yan & Yan Zhou, Seneca Sting
Mixed Doubles – Tracy Wong & Adam Dong, Humber Hawks


Men’s Singles – Jesse Assing, Humber Hawks
Women’s Singles – Cindy Fu, Humber Hawks
Men’s Doubles – Ryan Chow & Darcy Schmidt, Humber Hawks
Women’s Doubles – Christina Duong & Michelle Chow, Humber Hawks
Mixed Doubles – Kianoosh Moslemi & Victoria Hall, Mohawk Mountaineers


Men’s Singles – Hamza Munawar, Mount Allison Mounties
Women’s Singles – Kristyn Visser, Mount Allison Mounties
Men’s Doubles – Michael Miller & Jaryd Morrissey, Mount Allison Mounties
Women’s Doubles – Maddie Alvarez & Lacey Banman, UKC Blue Devils
Mixed Doubles – Greg McGuire & Gillian Tetlow, Mount Allison Mounties

The CCAA would like to thank the following partners:

Black Knight Official Badminton Equipment
Big Kahuna Official Retailer of the CCAA
Jostens Official Supplier of the CCAA Championship Awards Banquet
Sport Canada Major Funding Partner

The CCAA is a national sport organization enriching the academic experiences of student-athletes through intercollegiate sport.