2008 KSA Scholarship Recipients

Updated Sunday January 5, 2014 by Kitchener Sports Association.

PHOTO:  (L-R) Kevin Adams (hockey coach - introduced recipient), Laura Schmidt, Russ Woloshyn (KSA member who introduced recipient), Joseph Kipfer, Dana Ellis (guest speaker), Casey Pottier, (who was introduced by water polo coach) Linda Potovszky and Saxxon Hansraj, (introduced by soccer coach), Stacey Young.


The 2008 awards were for a $1,000 towards tuition for 1st year studies and a further $1,000 for 2nd year tuition.


Scholarship Recipients for 2008


Saxxon Hansraj  (Eastwood Collegiate)

Joseph Kipfer  (Rockway Mennonite Collegiate)

Casey Pottier  (Grand River Collegiate)

Laura Schmidt  (Forest Heights Collegiate)


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Guest speaker:  Dana Ellis, Canadian Olympian pole vaulter

At the 2004 Summer Olympics, Dana finished in a 4-way tie for sixth place in the women's pole vault event. Her personal best is 4.52 metres, achieved in August 2007 in California.

Dana was KW & area's Athlete of the Year for 2004. (More on Dana)


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