Senior athletes of the year

 

Meet Kayla Voros and Aidan Haldenby

 

 East Elgin Eagles 2020 senior athletes of the year

 

                                    Kayla Voros

athlete

 

Resides: Springfield

Year in review: Senior basketball, point guard, captain, WOSSAA silver, TVRA South-East AA champions; senior volleyball, captain, right side and setter, TVRA AA South-East semi-finalists; GABA (Girls and Boys Athletic Association).

Top moment: "Winning TVRA for basketball against Huron Park who beat us last year in the final. We played one of our best games as a team and were happy to win at home. I will never forget the moment when the final buzzer went off and we all jumped up as a team and celebrated."

Career highlights: Playing badminton for the first time in Grade nine and advancing to WOSSAA in Ladies Singles; WOSSAA silver in senior basketball this year; named TVRA South-East Ms Basketball; Named Junior Athlete of the Year in grades nine and 10.

Looking ahead: Returning to East Elgin for Grade 12.

                        Aidan Haldenby

athlete

 

Resides: Aylmer

Year in review: Football, captain, starting QB, quarterfinal loss to Parkside; senior basketball, 7-3 regular season, TVRA South-East semifinalist; soccer, lost in 2019 South-East semifinals to Ingersoll, on penalty kicks.

Top moment: Beating Oakridge in football in the regular season, 8-7.

Career highlights: Playing in two junior football playoff finals; Beating Huron Park in basketball in the South-East semifinals in my Grade 11 year; Winning the Paul Furfaro basketball tournament in my Grade 11 year against Clarke Road.

Memories of East Elgin: "Playing in Friday night lights football games with huge crowds. The friendships that I've made through playing school sports (and) all the great teachers and coaches that I've had over the past four years."

Looking ahead: Returning to East Elgin for Grade 13 and playing sports.

 

 



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