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Logan Reider, a mixed athlete from Saskatoon, has been chosen as Team Saskatchewan’s flag bearer for the closing ceremonies of the 2022 Canada Summer Games in Niagara Falls.

The 17-year-old basketball and volleyball player will lead the team to the closing ceremony of the annual summer sporting event. The Saskatchewan team. consists of 250 athletes, coaches, managers, support and mission staff.

Reider is the captain and point guard for Team Saskatchewan’s basketball team as well as a setter for the volleyball contingent.

Reider and the rest of the basketball team received a silver medal in the first week of competition, falling 11 points short of the gold medal in the final game against Alberta.

Reider and the rest of the Team Saskatchewan basketball team won the women’s basketball silver medal on August 13, 2022. (Michael Scraper)

That was followed by a fourth-place finish just short of the bronze medal in the women’s volleyball finals against British Columbia on Sunday.

In total, the Sask. recorded 32 medals at the end of the two-week athletic competition. They consisted of three gold medals (men’s volleyball, women’s 400m hurdles, women’s 5000m), 13 silver and 16 bronze.

Saskatchewan ranks seventh among participating provinces and territories.

The closing ceremony is scheduled to begin at 8 p.m. ET.