East Regional Track and Field Meet

June 4, 2019 No Comments

East Regional Track and Field Meet

8 first place finishers; 8 school records; 1 East Regional Meet Record; and 11 athletes moving onto OFSAA in 14 events!!!

The Junior Girls Relay Team of Mollie Grabe, Madison Armitage, Skyla Campbell, and Lilly Jackson set a new East Regional Meet Record of 50.16s seconds!!! This also breaks the School Record yet again!

Madison Armitage added on to her gold in the 100 metre dash as she won the 200 metre dash with a new School Record time of 26.16 seconds. Her time in the 100 metre dash of 12.62 seconds is also a new school record.

Lilly Jackson also set a new record in the Long Jump with a beauty leap of 5.09 metres to finish 4th.

Dale Kenny took charge in the 3000 metres after a few laps of running in the crowd. Tripping as she moved to the outside, she established control by picking up the pace and winning with a beautiful time of 10:50.02. Along with her 1500 metre win, she is heading to Guelph in two events.

Gavin Wheeler launched a monster toss of 44.13 metres to win the Midget Javelin. He placed 4th in the Discus as well.

Spencer Lewis proved that he is a major force in the throws as he won the Junior Shot Put and finished 2nd in the Discus.

Kyle Dolliver set a new School Record in the Junior 100m Hurdles with a time of 14.74 seconds to finish 3rd. The old record was held by Taha Piepers.

Maverick Pretty set a new PB of 3.15 metres in the Junior Pole Vault to finish 3rd.

Although he did not qualify, Cory Pignatel established a new school record in the Senior 200 metres with a superb time of 22.90 seconds.

There were also some exceptional results by the rest of our team:

– Mitchell McNeely finished 6th in the Midget High Jump
– the Open Boys 4×400 metre Relay team of Daxon White, Kyle Dolliver, Gavin Carley and Cory Pignatel won their section with a gutsy performance to finish 6th overall
– Owen Perks vaulted to a 7th place finish
– Finn Gamble finished 8th in the Midget Pole Vault
– Jadyn Fraser was 6th in the Senior Javelin and 8th in the Shot Put
– Jaydon Blanchard was 9th in Junior Shot Put
– Mollie Grabe was 13th in the Junior 100 metres
– Nick Kean ran two PB’s in his 300 metres Hurdles and 400 metres

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