May 31, 2017

The Alberta Sport Development Centre – Central (ASDC-C) is pleased to announce that the ASDC-Central Female Athlete of the Month for May 2017 is Kelsie BostockKelsie Bostock is a 15 year old Red Deer resident, and Grade 9 student at St. Francis of Assisi School in Red Deer and a competitive softball, ringette and volleyball athlete. 

Kelsie is a catcher and shortstop with the Red Deer Rage 16U “A” team, and competes with her team in the Girls Prairie Softball League (GPLS) in 16U “A” division, as well as the Red Deer Ladies Fastball Association.  Kelsie plays volleyball at both St. Francis and with the Queens Volleyball Club 15U team.  Kelsie’s St. Francis team won City Championships in 2014, 2015 and finished 2nd in2016.  Kelsie’s Queens team finished 5th in Tier 3 at Volleyball Alberta Provincials in the 2017 season. Kelsie played ringette on the Red Deer Ringette U16 “A” team this past season.

As a softball athlete, Kelsie has been playing with the Rage since she was 6 years old.  In that time Kelsie has been part of capturing 4 Provincial Silver Medals (2011, 2013, 2015, 2016), a Provincial Gold Medal in 2012 and was selected as the Catcher for the GPLS All Star Team in 2014 and 2016.  This past summer, Kelsie and her Zone 4 teammates captured the Gold Medal in Softball at the 2016 Alberta Summer Games and competed at both Westerns and Nationals.

With Kelsie’s strong work ethic, her athletic gifts and her training experiences with ASDC-Central she will surely continue to grow and develop in her sporting career!

ASDC-Central thanks Tom Bast Sports for celebrating the ASDC-Central Athlete of the Month recipients by the provision of commemorative apparel for each recipient.

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