Bay Roberts resident a part of Team Atlantic contingent
Bay Roberts' resident Natalie Keeping will be looking for a national women's under-18 championship in Calgary, Alberta on Nov. 6-10.
© Compass file photo
Bay Roberts resident Natalie Keeping, shown in this Compass file photo, will be travelling to Calgary next week to participate in the 2013 Women's Under-18 Championship as a part of Team Atlantic on Nov. 6-10.
The Level III student at Ascension Collegiate in Bay Roberts is a member of the Team Atlantic squad travelling to the 2013 Women's Under-18 Championship played at the Markin MacPhail CEntre at Canada Olympic Park
Keeping, 17, is one of three players from Newfoundland and Labrador selected to the squad. The others are Amy Curlew of Goose Bay and St. Anthony's Heather Richards.
Colin Carrol of Corner Brook is an assistant coach with the team.
Keeping was one of a number of skaters invited to the Team Atlantic under-18 summer evaluation camp at St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia on July 14-18.
She is the daughter of Stan and Lynn Keeping.
Keeping previously played with Newfoundland and Labrador at the 2011 Canada Winter Games in Halifax. This past season,she captured the provincial girls' under-20 championship with the Bay Arena Roverines.
Team Atlantic's first game is scheduled for Nov. 6 when it plays Ontario Blue at 7:30 p.m. (NST).