Nicholas, Canada Win Pan Am Gold
Breanne Nicholas and Team Canada won Rugby 7s gold at the Pan American Games in Lima, Peru Sunday.
Nicholas, a Blenheim product, scored a try and kicked two converts for Canada, notching 9 of Canada 24 points in a 24-10 win over the USA in the gold medal game.
Canada was 5-0 in the Pan-Am games, also beating Columbia, Mexico, Peru, and Brazil.
Earlier this summer, Canada finished third in the HSBC Rugby 7s Series qualifying them for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan.