Watch Streaming 19 October 2014 Sunday 14: 30 PM at Westhill Stadium – Langford, British Columbia.It’s Broadcast On Americas Rugby Championship.
On Day Two of the IRB Americas Rugby Championship the Canadian and American National Teams, along with everyone in attendance at Westhills Stadium, took part in a moment of silence for Chantal Maclean and Cody Kehler.
Maclean and Kehler, two young and talent rugby players from the lower mainland of Vancouver, recently passed away from a tragic car accident on Thanksgiving weekend.
The moment of silence took part before the signing of the national anthems and was an important part of the evening’s proceedings.
Chantal represented BC at the U18 level. She was a member of the BC U18 team that won the Las Vegas Invitational Sevens earlier this year. She also represented BC at the Nationals this year in July. She played with the Howlers U-17 Howlers 7’s team that toured Germany in June and was scheduled to travel with the Dog River Howlers 7’s side to Colombia in December as part of their U-18 tour.
Cody was part of the Canada U17 development team in 2013 and was invited to the Canada West Camp that year at Shawnigan Lake School. He was also a part of the BC Team that won gold in Calgary at National Festival.
He was Male Athlete of the Year in 2013 at Clayton Heights Secondary School.