Duncan students awarded

Two Duncan Christian School students have been honoured by the BC Christian Secondary Schools Athletic Association for their achievements on and off the court.

Grade 12 student Doug Groenendijk was awarded one of the association’s two Luke Van Harmelen Memorial Scholarships of $1,000, while Grade 10 student Brenna Bazinet received one of two Jack Boersma Junior Athlete Awards of $250 toward a sports camp of her choice.

Both awards require recipients to demonstrate athletic ability, academic achievement, leadership and character, and school, church and community participation.

A star on the Chargers senior boys basketball and volleyball teams that reached their provincial championship tournaments, Groenendijk was named DCS’s Senior Male Athlete of the Year.

Brenna Bazinet was a key player on the school’s senior girls basketball and volleyball teams, reaching provincials in volleyball. She was a co-winner of the Junior Female Athlete of the Year award.