Haley Heffel named Sherlock Holmes Athlete of the Week

    By Connor Hood on February 10, 2020

    Fourth-year Pandas Wrestler Haley Heffel turned in a dominant performance at the 2020 Canada West Wrestling Championships, earning herself the Sherlock Holmes Athlete of the Week

    Heffel went undefeated in two matches in Calgary, earning the conference gold medal in the women’s 72kg weight class.

    Heffel dominated her two opponents, winning both matches via technical superiority, and was named the Canada West Most Outstanding Wrestler.

    The Dapp, Alta. product has now captured a Canada West medal in each of her four seasons with the Pandas, winning gold in 2017 and 2020, while earning silver medals in 2018 and 2019.

    Heffel has also earned three U SPORTS medals, and will look to add to that total in two weeks, when the Bears and Pandas head to St. Catherines, Ontario for the 2020 National Championship, hosted by the Brock Badgers.