London Sports Celebrity Dinner and Auction

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Gordie O'Dwyer

SCHOOL: St Andre Bessette Catholic

Gordie has been a part of many athletic teams throughout his time at St Andre Bessette Catholic Secondary School including Varsity Boys Hockey, Senior and Junior Basketball, Senior Volleyball and Varsity Baseball. In 2017-2018 season, his first year of Varsity Boys Hockey, Gordie helped his team to win the LDA gold medal and was the MVP heading into WOSAA. In the 2018-2019season, Gordie won LDA MVP again and assisted in furthering the teams journey to OFSAA after winning WOSAA gold. Gordie, was a starter for Senior Volleyball as well as for Varsity Baseball. Gordie has captained multiple teams during his time and St Andre Bessette and has demonstrated great leadership skills. In his final year at St Andre Bessette Gordie Captained the Senior Boys Basketball and will also Captain the Boys Varsity Baseball team.

Gordie has played AAA hockey from 2009-2019 with the Elgin Middlesex Chiefs and the London Junior Knights, he has continued his hockey career into Junior with the Lucan Irish and St Thomas Stars.

In his spare time Gordie volunteers within the community consisting of March of Dimes , London Food Bank, Future Pro Goalie School and the Veterans of Parkwood Hospital.

In Grade 12. Gordie is able to maintain an 86 % average in academics while maintaining a heavy extracurricular load. Next year Gordie hopes to attend University studying Social Sciences while continuing his hockey career.