Métis athlete Connor Church wins U SPORTS Canada Wrestling Championship!

March 1, 2023 4:32 PM.


Over the past weekend, Manitoba's Connor Church won the gold medal in wrestling at 79 kg. This is Connor's first year of U-Sports, and as a rookie he is nationally ranked as #1 across Canada.


Connor is a member of the Concordia University Stingers wrestling program, and a proud member of the Manitoba Métis Federation.



His most recent accolades include:

- 2022 National Recipient of the Tom Longboat Award

- Gold medal in the junior freestyle 79 kg category, Canadian National Wrestling Trials

- Bronze medal at the U20 Pan-American Championships


Congrats Connor on your HUGE win! It has been so rewarding to see you grow in your wrestling career, and we are so excited to support you in your U Sports journey.



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