The 18-year-old is one of 14 award winners that will be honoured at the 2017 Curl BC Awards Banquet on June 3rd in Kelowna.
Connell skipped a team that earned the bronze medal at the 2017 BC Junior Women’s Championship at the Royal City Curling Club.
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She also led her foursome to victory at the Central Interior Junior Cash Spiel.
Connell, who will attend UNBC in September, was described in her nomination as a “true leader” who “overcame any mental challenges that confront skips.”
In addition, as a volunteer, she also ran the Prince George Curling Club’s Junior program for the past two years.
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