Balkwill Named OUA Athlete Of The Week

Kelsey Balkwill.

Kelsey Balkwill.

(BURLINGTON, ON) – Kelsey Balkwill, of the Windsor Lancers, has been named the OUA Female Athlete of the Week, for the period ending March 13.

Balkwill, from Woodslee, made her presence felt all weekend long on familiar territory, as the Lancers star left the U SPORTS Track and Field Championships with a quartet of medals. She had an outstanding weekend for the Blue and Gold, both individually and in her two relay races, collecting hardware across the board for her efforts.

Balkwill earned three gold medals after winning the 300m, 600m, and 4x400m, while rounding out her championship performance with a silver in the 4x200m. She was also named the U SPORTS Championship Female Performer of the Meet after contributing 38 of third place Windsor’s 79 total points.

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