Jessica Hunt was the MVP at the annual Charlie Cup checkers champion

Checkers champion

The Charlie Cup Championships completed its 33rd annual event in June

  • Jul. 11, 2015 2:00 p.m.

The 33rd annual Charlie Cup Championship, also known as the North Island Schools Checker Championship, has come to a close for another year.

The K’ak’ot’lats’i School won for the second time in their history. They were outstanding.

Jessica Hunt was MVP winning the Ipod Touch along with the usual certificate and keeper plaque.

Mary-Anna Nelson was most inspirational player. She won the Ipad along with the other keeper plaque and certificate.  Kayden Nelson and Emma Clair who helped them win it received a certificate for a keepsake.

The best sport went to two students, Silkence Williams from A.J. Elliott School and Dawn Blacha from Eagle View School.

Silkence won the mountain bike with disk brakes and a suitcase with a certificate and medallion. Dawn won a nice used Norco mountain bike with V brakes. Both bikes were loaded with nice accessories. She also received a certificate and medallion and a good used Canon Pixma printer and a suitcase. Linden Chateauvert from A.J. Elliott school received a couple of special awards – Checker Player Of The Year and Most Inspirational Student in the North Island.

She received a good used Sony Minidisk player with all accessories, even Altec Lancing Bluetooth speakers, a collapsible water bottle, a vintage Taylor combination barometer, an antique magic lantern projector, and a hockey bag.

 

Just Posted

SD85’s spring break schedule may change to two-weeks but would overlap Easter

“This makes absolutely no sense to me,” Barrett stated in a letter to school trustees.

UPDATE: Police say false bomb threat came from computer and printer in the school

“The threat was a hoax by a student,” said Port McNeill RCMP.

Winds of up to 90 km/hr predicted to hit Vancouver Island

Environment Canada is warning that loose objects may cause damage

VIDEO: North Island Bantam Eagles still undefeated, dominate Oceanside Generals in Port Hardy

Who can stop the North Island Bantam Eagles? The answer so far this season is, well, no one.

VIDEO: North Island Atom Eagles tie Victoria Ice Hawks, fall in rematch

The North Island Atom Eagles will be back in league play action at home in January.

Man caught on camera allegedly trying to defraud ICBC

Auto-insurer warns B.C. drivers to record info after crashes

Teenager Alphonso Davies wins Canadian Men’s Soccer Player for the Year Award

Derek Cornelius and Chilliwack native, Jordyn Huitema were named Canadian Youth International Players of the Year

B.C. teen MMA fighter show heart

Young Unity MMA competitors bring home Ws

2,000 Canadians died of an overdose in first 6 months of the year

New data from the Public Health Agency of Canada shows the crisis is not subsiding

Another B.C. city votes to ban single-use plastic bags

First six months of proposed ban would focus on education, not enforcement

UK Prime Minister Theresa May wins party no-confidence vote, but troubles remain

May won the vote of 317 Conservative legislators with a 200-117 tally

B.C. trustee’s anti-LGBTQ comments got him barred from schools

Barry Neufeld calls vote to leave him off liaison list ‘workplace discrimination’

Firm says trees obstructing vision at Humboldt Broncos crash intersection

Sixteen people died and 13 others were injured in the collision at an intersection north of Tisdale

Man charged after B.C house fire triggers high-grade explosives

Thomas Daniel Kendall charged with causing bodily harm by failing to properly store explosives

Most Read