ESTEVAN - A number of athletes from the Estevan Comprehensive School Elecs football team and Penta Completions Estevan Minor Football have been selected for the Sask. Selects football teams that will compete at the annual Pigskin Classic tournament in San Antonio, Texas, in February.
They will either be part of the travelling team or the practice squad.
From the Elecs, defensive player and 2021 team MVP Kolby Forseth and receiver Chayton Fornwald were tabbed for the varsity team. Forseth will play for a Selects team for the second time, while Fornwald will play with a Selects for the sixth time.
Two Elecs are part of the 14U team: defensive lineman Preston Sibley, who is with the Selects for the fourth year, and receiver Dorian Sifton, who is also in his fourth year with the Selects.
Two Elecs have been chosen for the 13U team: receiver Brandon Driedger and linebacker Jayden Keating. Both will join the Selects for the first time.
As for the minor football level, defensive back Truman Cieplisi will be on the 13U team and is a Select for the first time, and defensive lineman Nicholas Ogdanskiy is on the 13U team and will be a Select for the second occasion.
Estevan will be well-represented on the 10U team with five players, all of whom are joining the Selects for the first time: defensive tackle Mason Lesy, defensive lineman Tucker Karcha, defensive back Hugh Ross, offensive tackle Gage Goetz and offensive lineman Dane Tober.
This is the 10th year the Selects program has been running.