TKO Amateur: Culver, Arnold
Toronto – March 7, 2009 – Brendan Culver won the A Division for those in Grade 1 and Grade 2 Amateur, and Mitchell Arnold won the B Division for Grade 3 and Grade 4 pipers at the annual Toronto Branch Knock-Out, held at Moss Par Armoury. Each section consisted of six finalists derived from qualifying heats held earlier in the winter, and competitors played a medley of their own choice.
John Cairns judged both events and performed a brief recital to finish the evening.
1st Brendan Culver
2nd Elizabeth Sheridan
3rd Joshua McFarlane
Also competing were Kyle Coughlin, Kaitlin Kimove and Dan Locke.
1st Mitchell Arnold
2nd Dylan Whittamore
3rd Kaitlyn Billing
Also competing: Angelina Vaccaro, Clayton Train and Arun Partridge (St Andrew’s College).