Lake Babine Nation member wins gold at indigenous games.

Lake Babine Nation member wins gold at indigenous games.

Lake Babine Nation member wins gold at indigenous games

Shelby Tom, of the Lake Babine Nation, won a gold medal playing on Team B.C. U19 Male Softball Team at the North American Indigenous Games.

Shelby Tom, of the Lake Babine Nation, won a gold medal playing on Team B.C. U19 Male Softball Team at the North American Indigenous Games, which were held in Regina Saskatchewan July 20-27.

Team B.C. brought home a record 160 medals at this years’ games, one medal ahead of the host province, Saskatchewan.

In addition to their record medal haul the team received the most sportsmanlike team award.