Kaitlyn Jinda of Carihi High pins Celeste Evans of Elphinstone Secondary to win a gold medal in the female 69 kg category at the BC Secondary Schools Wrestling Championships on Saturday in Port Alberni. Photo by Susan Quinn/Black Press

Carihi’s Kaitlyn Jinda wins provincial wrestling title in 69 kilo category

Nearly 600 wrestlers gathered at the AV Multiplex in Port Alberni March 1–3 for the BC Secondary Schools Wrestling Championships.

Tournament Results for Campbell River athletes:

Female – 47

5th Place – Sadie Dowler of Phoenix Middle

Sadie Dowler (Phoenix Middle) won fifth by fall over Isabella Liang (STM) (Fall 5:25)

Male – 48

3rd Place – Scott Assu of Carihi

Assu (Carihi) won third place in by decision over Konnor Sun (Notre Dame Wrestling).

Female – 69

1st Place – Kaitlyn Jinda of Carihi

Jinda (Carihi) won by fall over Celeste Evans (Elphinstone Secondary School).