Brightwell Wins Bob McLeod Scholarship
The Bob McLeod Scholarship is awarded annually to an age group national champion who has combined their wrestling pursuits with a solid academic performance entering or at the post-secondary level.
Brightwell, a sophomore Sociology student from Guelph, Ontario, is the Canadian and Ontario junior champion at 82 kg. She won OUA gold this past weekend at the OUA championships in St. Catharines, Ontario in the 82 kg weight class.
The Bob McLeod Scholarship is named after the long-serving member of the national associationís Executive Committee who passed away in 1985 and is supported by his family and their generous donations.
For the Wrestling Canada release and an interview with Emma Brightwell; go to
Last Edited: February 16th, 2009
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