Kalkanis Named CCAA and OCAA Athlete of the Week
October 23, 2012

 

2012 PING CCAA Golf Men’s Individual Champion Colon Kalkanis

The accolades continue to pour in for Georgian’s Colton Kalkanis.

Fresh off his impressive victory at the 2012 PING Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Golf National Championship, Kalkanis has been named the CCAA Male Athlete of the Week and the OCAA’s Co-Athlete of the week for October 23rd.

The Hillsdale, ON native won the individual national championship tournament last week by posting rounds of 76-70-71 at the Oshawa Golf and Curling Club to finish +1 for the tournament.

In winning the title, Kalkanis became the first Georgian male athlete to win gold at the event and was named a 2012 CCAA All-Canadian prior to the start of the tournament.

Colton pulled off an impressive sweep this season as he also was the 2012 Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) Men’s Individual Champion a title he won earlier this month.

You can watch an interview with Colton on Simcoe County Sports with hosts Cam Brown and Craig Ripley airing Tuesday, October 23rd at 6:30pm and replaying at 10:30pm on Rogers TV Barrie cable 10.

You can also click here to watch an interview with Colton shortly after his victory last week.