Congratulations to the Region 3 West Girls team on winning the Bronze Medal at the Ontario Winter Games! Region 3 (West) finished pool play 4th at 3-4 the same as our Region 3 (East) team. Fourth place Region 3 (West) then beat the 5th place Region 3 East in the quarter finals. The final four teams were Region 5's (Toronto up to Barrie and Collingood) two teams that were both 6-1 in pool play and Region 4 (Pickering and east of Toronto to Trenton) that was also 6-1. Region 3 (West) lost two close sets to Region 5's top team and eventual Gold Medal winners. Region 3 (West) went on to defeat Region 5 White 25-14, 25-27, 15-10.
Region 3 (West) is made up of the top club players from Windsor, Sarnia, Chatham, London, Stratford, Woodstock, Brantford, Kitchener and Cambridge plus all other towns in between. The team featured 6 girls (of 12) from Woodstock's 2011 National Silver Medalists Amanda Kuiper, Jordan Lake, Carley Nugteren, Madyson Timpany, Michaela Sparringa and Emma Heeney.