Team Ontario (Wheelchair Basketball) – Official Selection


The OWSA would like to congratulate the following athletes on their selection to the Team Ontario Junior & Women’s wheelchair basketball teams:


Adel Akhmed
Zoë Hahn
Maninder Hothi
Michael Kilonzo
Puisand Lai
Higor Marques Da Silva
Aaron McDonald
Lee Melymick
Jesse Packard
Eric Voss
Alternates: Sara Black, Emily Williamson


Sara Black
Lisa Bradley
Helen Dam
Zoë Hahn
Melanie Hawtin
Puisand Lai
Joanne Lee
Émilie Mondor
Karina Nowaczyk
Darda Sales
Tamara Steeves
Shannon Young

We wish them all the best in their upcoming competitions! The women will be competing in the CWBL Women’s National Championships in Longueuil, Québec from April 15-17 while the Juniors head to Charlottetown, PEI for the Junior East Regional Championships from May 14-15.

We would also like to take the time to recognize the Assistant Coaches who were selected to help lead our provincial programs in conjunction with our Head Coaches.


Head Coach – Kathy Ludwig
Assistant Coach – Josh Davies
Additional Coaches – Jesse McNalley, Aidyn Low, Chris Chandler


Head Coach – Paul Bowes
Assistant Coaches – Annie Goodchild, Christina Swett, Martin Corriveau
Additional Coaches – Chris Chandler

Thank you for all the hard work and dedication you have shown throughout both the teams’ tryout & selection processes! The present and future of wheelchair basketball in Ontario is looking promising! GO ONTARIO!