CANUSA 2013: The Games have begun


Canusa2013-friends from startThe 56th edition of the annual CANUSA Games between Flint, Michigan and Hamilton got underway on Friday (Aug. 9).

After the buses of athletes arrived from Flint and an opening ceremony the weekend competitions started. Results after Day One were:

BASEBALL

12 and Under – Hamilton 14, Flint 4: Ethan Barclay and Andrew Kay combined for the win with six strike outs over five innings and four hits that drove in six runs.

14 and Under – Flint 15, Hamilton 2: David Robichaud went 2-for-2 for Hamilton while Nick Wolf walked twice and scored Hamilton’s two runs.

16 and Under – Flint 14, Hamilton 4: Hamilton starter Kenny Coleman allowed five hits over four innings while Justin Small, Tyler Hamilton and Jordan King all stole home. The score was 7-4 after 4 innings with Flint scoring seven runs in the final three innings. Flint hurler Jalen Gallery threw a one-hitter for the victory while teammates Cameron Hancox, Dell Moore and Jawanza Edwards batted in three runs apiece.

18 and Under – Hamilton 9, Flint 6: Joel Szota went 1-for-3 and stole home in the third to start the Hamilton come-back. Mynor Hernandez held Flint to one run in relief. Aaron Dinatale and Patrick Belisle both doubled to knock in two runs.

BOYS BASKETBALL

10 and Under – Flint 54, Hamilton 28: Hamilton’s Tyreil Lennox had eight points while Flint’s Bate Brown had 13 and Terrance Muex had nine.

11 and Under – Flint 38, Hamilton 34: Hamilton’s Jacob Miraldo scored 11 points including three, three pointers with Cale Calura and Trayvon Spencer adding seven points each. Flint’s top scorer was Cadeyn Mertell with 11 points.

12 and Under – Hamilton 50, Flint 45: Top Hamilton scorers Sami Jahan, 15 points, and Isaiah Parkison, 10. Flint’s top scorers were Donovan Carter, 16, and James Richardson, seven.

13 and Under – Flint 53, Hamilton 47.

14 and Under – Flint 74, Hamilton 54: Outstanding Hamilton player was Maliek Gordon.

15 and Under – Flint 92, Hamilton 56.

GIRLS BASKETBALL

11 and 12 – Flint 55, Hamilton 12: Hamilton’s lead scorers were Ella Toito and Grace Mahler with four points each. Flint’s top scorers were Jordan MCKeller, 19 points ( 10 rebounds and 8 steals); Aaliyah McQueen, 12 points ( 9 steals, 5 assists); Xeriva Tarh, 12 points (10 rebounds); Destiny Strother, 8 points (10 assists, 6 steals).

13 and 14 – Flint 63 , Hamilton 29: Hamilton’s lead scorers were Paige Arsenault, 11, and Katie Vanderby, eight. Flint’s top scorers were Jolecia Hawthorn, 13, and Breanna Perry, nine.

15 and 16 – Flint 54, Hamilton 50: Hamilton’s top scorers were Amoney Abakar, 21, Alician Satchel, 13, and Tashae Williams, nine. Leading Flint were Breanna Craig, 14, and Savannah Dillard, 12.

BOYS HOCKEY

12 and Under – Hamilton 11, Flint 1: For Hamilton, Connor Pavao had 1 goal and 3 assists, Noah Arsenault had 2 goals and 2 assists, and Mason Peck had 1 goal and 3 assists.

14 and Under – Hamilton 6, Flint 6: For Hamilton, Mikey Chafe had 2 goals, 2 assists, Zachary Bramwell had 2 goals and 1 assist, Bailey Stumpo had 1 goal and 1 assist. For Flint Austin Phillips had 3 goals and 1 assist, and Garrett Yarger had1 goal and 2 assists

BOYS SOCCER

10 and Under – Flint 3, Hamilton 1.

12 and Under – Hamilton 5, Flint 0.

14 and Under – Hamilton 4, Flint 0: Jonas Scott and Josh Keogh had two goals each.

16 and Under – Flint 3, Hamilton 2: Luke McConnell and Jaun Lopera scored for Hamilton.

18 and Under – Hamilton 3, Flint 2.

GOLF

In adult play for Hamilton, Mike Porter shot a 70, Jeff Beedham, 71, Conner Mckenzie, 72 and Steve Damphousse, 85. For Flint, Chad Rivette, 81, Jesus Martinez, 86, and Harold Woodson and Demarkus Bracy shot 100 each.

In 17 and Under play for Hamilton, Mikey White, 76, Matthew McDonald, 86, with Austin St. Croix and Andrew St. Croix with 96 each. For Flint, Alex Finsterwald, 78, Nicholas Goyette, 85, Brian Knack, 84, Garrett Macksood, 91, and Tyson Fields, 92.

In 14 and Under play for Hamilton, Jason Maloney, 83, Quinn Ireland and Janett Fitzpatrick, 91 each; and Ethan Bennett, 94. For Flint, Jackson Foguth, 92, Ben Locey, 102, Evan Finsterwald, 119, and Stephan White, 124.

In 11 and Under (9 holes) for Hamilton, Mathias Krauss, 49 and Liam Jauhal, 55. For Flint, Grant Weller, 56, Brendan Silpoch, 62, and Thomas Skellet, 74.

GIRLS SOCCER

10 and Under – Hamilton 9, Flint 0.
12 and Under – Hamilton 3, Flint 2.
14 and Under – Hamilton 1, Flint 1.
16 and Under – Flint 3, Hamilton 0.
18 and Under – Flint 6, Hamilton 1.

GIRLS SOFTBALL

14 and Under – Flint 6, Hamilton 3: For Flint, Hannah Vachon led the team going 3-for-3 with 3 RBI and had 12 strikeouts in the win.

16 and Under – Flint 6, Hamilton 1: For Flint, Abby Stringer gave up 1 hit, 1 run and struck out 12 batters. Amber Echlin lead the team with 3 hits. Mikayla Garrison had 2 hits and 2 RBIs.

TRACK & FIELD

Female team scores: Hamilton 118, Flint 111.
Male team scores: Flint 145, Hamilton 126.
Combined team scores: Flint 256, Hamilton 244.

Girls 10 and 11 – 200 metre dash
Montague, Abigail, Hamilton, 31.05
Smiley, Maria, Flint, 32.13
Lavallee, Molly, Hamilton, 34.64.

Girls 10 and 11 – 800m
Jarrett, Gwyneth, Hamilton, 3:18.59
Ruksenas, Ally, Hamilton, 3:23.15.

Girls 10 and 11 – High Jump
McCracklin, Nola, Flint, 1.10m
Ruksenas, Ally, Hamilton, 1.05m

Girls 12 and 13 200m Dash
Charles, Acacia, Hamilton, 28.64
Lacy, Timeya, Flint, 31.21
Raggwa, Maggie, Hamilton, 31.32
Lester, Diamond, Flint, 32.26
Csoby, Caitlyn, Hamilton, 32.27
Manns, Kennedy, Flint, 32.43.

Girls 12-13 800m
Scbolewski, Nicole, Hamilton, 2:50.13
Brandon, Angel, Flint, 3:18.73
Mixon, Aleah, Flint, 3:29.69
Richter, Skylar, Flint, 3:36.38

Girls 12-13 High Jump
Raggwa, Maggie, Hamilton, 1.30m
Lacy, Timeya, Flint, 1.20m
Charles, Acacia, Hamilton, 1.15m
Richter, Skylar, Flint, 1.15m
Manns, Kennedy, Flint, 1.10m

Girls 12-13 Discus Throw (1 kg)
Bell, Karla, Flint, 14.30m
Mixon, Aleah, Flint, 12.59m
Brandon, Angel, Flint, 10.36m

Girls 14-15 200m Dash
Young, Mildrane, Flint, 27.79
Stenekes, Brittany, Hamilton, 28.00
Hewitt, Chloe, Hamilton, 28.31
Bellavia, Amy, Hamilton, 30.04
Cochrane, Alexis, Flint, 32.74

Girls 14-15 800m Run
Hewitt, Chloe, Hamilton, 2:28.32
Hewitt, Mikayla, Hamilton, 2:33.84
Almaguer Sheldrick, Hamilton, 2:54.42

Girls 14-15 High Jump
Turner, Breaana, Flint, 1.40m
Almaguer Sheldrick, Hamilton, 1.35m
Morris, Javonna, Flint, 1.35m

Girls Discus Throw 1 kg 14-15
Blade, Alexis, Flint, 26.70m
Cochrane, Alexis, Flint, 19.30m
Morris, Javonna, Flint, 11.82m

Girls OPEN 3,000M Run
George, Amanda, Flint, 11:18.36
Buckridge, Jasmine, Hamilton, 11:57.16
Scbolewski, Nicole, Hamilton, 12:56.76

Girls OPEN 100M Hurdles 30″
Ashley, Naomi, Hamilton, 15.33
Stenekes, Brittany, Hamilton, 16.27
Harkless, Chanelle, Flint, 19.33
Morris, Javonna, Flint, 20.37

Girls OPEN 4x400M Relay
Hamilton ‘A’ , 4:27.82
Flint ‘A’ , 4:28.79

Boys 10-11 200m Dash
Perigord, Lachlan, Hamilton, 31.48
Pritchett, Reace, Flint, 32.16
Kelly, Charles, Flint, 33.14
Johnson, Silas, Hamilton, 33.72
Webster, Darius, Flint, 33.98

Boys 10-11 800m Run
Heidebrecht, Javde, Hamilton, 2:53.72
Campanaro, Jonas, Hamilton, 2:58.61
Asukar, Nikolai, Flint, 3:14.71

Boys 10-11 Long Jump
Pritchett, Reace, Flint, 4.00m
Perigord, Lachlan, Hamilton, 3.60m
Heidebrecht, Javde, Hamilton, 3.56m
Campanaro, Jonas, Hamilton, 3.39m
Asukar, Nikolai, Flint, 3.35m
Betts, Dakari, Flint, 2.85m

Boys 10-11 Shot Put (6 lbs)
Webster, Darius, Flint, 6.30m
Betts, Dakari, Flint, 5.20m
Webster, Derek, Flint, 5.01m

Boys 12-13 200m Dash 12-13
Daley, Myles, Hamilton, 27.94
Davis, Jamarius, Flint, 30.07
Robertson, JaQuez, Flint, 30.40
Gray-Browne, Jamir, Hamilton, 30.71
Moten, Khalil, Flint, 30.71

Boys 12-13 800m Run
Whittaker, T.D., Hamilton, 2:24.06
Moten, Khalil, Flint,n 2:29.77

Boys 12-13 Long Jump
Davis, Jamarius, Flint, 4.49m
Gray-Browne, Jamir, Hamilton, 3.88m
Moten, Khalil, Flint, 3.73m

Boys 12-13 Shot Put (6lbs)
Robertson, JaQuez, Flint, 9.97m
Brown, Keshawn, Flint, 9.75m

Boys 14-15 200m Dash
Smith, Josiah, Flint, 25.10
Smiley, Elias, Flint, 25.35
Curran, Liam, Hamilton, 26.17
Mason, Colton, Hamilton, 26.27

Boys 800m Run 14-15
Walkling, Jared, Hamilton, 2:17.76
Smith, Devon, Hamilton, 2:21.53
Mott, Malik, Hamilton, 2:42.36

Boys 14-15 Long Jump
Moten, Calvin, Flint, 5.53m
Mason, Colton, Hamilton, 5.34m
Smiley, Elias, Flint, 4.99m
Webb, Jacob, Hamilton, 4.56m
Mott, Malik, Hamilton, 4.24m

Boys 14-15 Shot Put (4kg)
Janzen, Christian, Hamilton, 11.79m
Moten, Calvin, Flint, 9.24m
Curran, Liam, Hamilton, 6.82m

Boys 16-17 Long Jump
Fife, Jonathan, Flint, 5.76m
Moten, Cedric, Flint, 5.55m
Stewart, Shawn, Flint, 4.56m
Longman, Romario, Hamilton, 4.09m
Mehdi, Aleef, Hamilton, 3.49m

Boys 16-17 Shot Put (12lbs)
Peavyhouse, Caspia, Flint, 9.57m
Fife, Jonathan, Flint, 9.15m
Longman, Romario, Hamilton, 6.30m
Mehdi, Aleef, Hamilton, 6.21m

Boys 3,000m Run OPEN
Heidebrecht, Erik, Hamilton, 10:23.64 7
Walkling, Jared, Hamilton, 10:25.61 5
Peavyhouse, Caspia, Flint, 12:09.37 4

Boys 4x400m Relay OPEN
Flint ‘A’ , 3:45.19
Hamilton ‘A’ , 4:11.28

Female – Individual Scores
Morris, Javonna, FLINT, 11 points
Charles, Acacia, HAM, 11
Scbolewski, Nicole, HAM, 11
Hewitt, Chloe, HAM, 11
Raggwa, Maggie, HAM, 11
Lacy, Timeya, FLINT, 10
Ruksenas, Ally, HAM, 10
Stenekes, Brittany, HAM, 10
Brandon, Angel, FLINT, 9
Mixon, Aleah, FLINT, 9
Almaguer Sheldrick, Jasmine, HAM, 9
Bell, Karla, FLINT, 7
Blade, Alexis, FLINT, 7
Jarrett, Gwyneth, HAM, 7
Young, Mildrane, FLINT, 7
Cochrane, Alexis, FLINT, 7
Ashley, Naomi, HAM, 7
George, Amanda, FLINT, 7
Turner, Breaana, FLINT, 7
McCracklin, Nola, FLINT, 7
Montague, Abigail, HAM, 7
Richter, Skylar, FLINT, 6
Smiley, Maria, FLINT, 5
Buckridge, Jasmine, HAM, 5
Hewitt, Mikayla, HAM, 5
Lavallee, Molly, HAM, 4
Harkless, Chanelle, FLINT, 4
Manns, Kennedy, FLINT, 3
Bellavia, Amy, HAM, 3
Lester, Diamond, FLINT, 3
Csoby, Caitlyn, HAM, 2

Male – Individual Scores
Walkling, Jared, HAM,12
Pritchett, Reace, FLINT, 12
Fife, Jonathan, FLINT,12
Moten, Calvin, FLINT, 12
Prigord, Lachlan, HAM, 12
Davis, Jamarius, FLINT, 12
Peavyhouse, Caspian, FLINT, 11
Moten, Khalil, FLINT, 11
Heidebrecht, Javden, HAM, 11
Robertson, JaQuez, FLINT, 11
Webster, Darius, FLINT, 9
Smiley, Elias, FLINT, 9
Campanaro, Jonas, HAM, 8
Gray-Browne, Jamir, HAM, 8
Mason, Colton, HAM, 8
Curran, Liam, HAM, 8
Heidebrecht, Erik, HAM, 7
Longman, Romario, HAM, 7
Janzen, Christian, HAM, 7
Smith, Josiah, FLINT, 7
Daley, Myles, HAM, 7
Whittaker, T.D., HAM, 7
Asukar, Nikolai, FLINT, 6
Betts, Dakari, FLINT, 6
Mott, Malik, HAM, 6
Mehdi, Aleef, HAM, 5
Brown, Keshawn, FLINT, 5
Smith, Devon, HAM, 5
Moten, Cedric, FLINT, 5
Kelly, Charles, FLINT, 4
Webster, Derek, FLINT, 4
Stewart, Shawn, FLINT, 4
Johnson, Silas, HAM, 3
Webb, Jacob, HAM, 3

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL

16 and Under – Flint 3, Hamilton 0 (Sets 25-10, 25-10, 25-15): Hamilton player Sam Pearson had 12 digs and played superb defense.
18 and Under – Hamilton 3, Flint 0 (Sets 25-15, 26-24, 25-20): Hamilton player Lindsay Vanderweide had 12 kills and 2 blocks.