Wiedeman falls short


Locally-connected fitness athlete Joyce Wiedeman was unable to take home a top prize in either of her divisions at the 2010 Mercedes-Benz Winnipeg Provincial Championships in Winnipeg on Saturday night.
Wiedeman, whose boyfriend is Fort Frances Lakers’ assistant coach Jon Cooper, finished third out of four competitors in the fitness short division with 44 points while champion Shelly Paton won with 20 points.
In the fitness master division, Wiedeman finished second with 58 points, off Paton’s pace of 33.