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Lorne Raymond Bursary Award Recipients for 2021

By SOMBA, 12/30/21, 4:00PM PST


SOMBA is proud to announce the 2021 Lorne Raymond Bursary Award recipients. SOMBA is awarding two $500 Bursaries in 2021 as none were award in 2020.  The 2021 recipients are Luke MacIntyre and Jordan Picheniuk.  


Luke played 13 seasons with SOMBA, many with SOMBA’s High Performance Teams, including three teams that were silver Provincial medalists.  Luke was an honors student at Penticton Senior Secondary School and is now attending Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops, studying Business Administration.  He is also continuing his baseball career after successfully making the Thompson Rivers Wolfpack Baseball team. Congratulations and best of luck Luke! 


Jordan played 14 seasons with SOMBA and for many of those year was one of SOMBA’s strongest youth umpires.  Jordan was a dedicated umpire often officiating the most games per season of our youth umpires.  Jordan was a top academic student at Penticton Senior Secondary School and was recognized as the Most Outstanding Grade 12 Student.  Jordan is now attending the University of Toronto focusing on Mathematics and Economics.  Congratulations and best of luck Jordan!