Marmot Basin/Hostelling International Jasper Athlete of the Week for February 13 - 19, 2017
2nd year badminton athlete Takeisha Wang claimed the Gold Medal in the Women’s Singles category at the ACAC Championship. She went 7-0 in the Championship, not losing even a single match.
Going 4-0 in the team event, Takeisha and doubles partner Rachael Smillie captured the Gold Medal over the NAIT Ooks.
Takeisha was the CCAA Female Athlete of the Year as well as the Female Athlete of the Year for Concordia in 2015-16. She looks to keep her momentum going into the CCAA Championship hosted by Seneca College March 9-11 in Toronto, ON.
Takeisha is a Bachelor of Science student hailing from Edmonton, AB.