Scheele Runs World Junior Standard

At the Hamilton Season Opener on Sunday night, a few hours after our own Bob Vigars Classic had ended, Marcel Scheele toed the line for the 3000m steeple chase. 9min and 2sec later, Scheele qualified for the 2018 World Junior Championships! But, there's more to the story... Marcel Scheele is currently ranked #1 in Canada in the Junior Men's 3000mSC. Marcel's pb going into the race was 9:22..78 and was ranked 5th in the country last year. His official time on Sunday was 9:02.21 and is currently ranked #1 in Canada. With 2 laps to go, one of his spikes came undone and fell off his foot. So, for the last 2 laps, he ran with 1 shoe! Nothing was going to stop him on that night. To book his

Sladek Leads Strong Showing at WOSSA

Clarissa Sladek of Medway shows no signs of slowing down. After a great showing at TRVAA, she follows up with triple gold in the 800/1500/3000. It was a great 2 days at TD Stadium and London Western athletes, out representing their schools, continue to impress. Details of our athletes placing can be found below. Here are the numbers... Clarissa Sladek of Medway took home 3 gold medals at last week's WOSSA Championships. Gold: 23 Silver: 20 Bronze: 21 Total Medals: 66 OFSSA West Regional Qualifiers: 59 Congratulations to all those athletes who competed this past week at the WOSSA championships. It was a great meet with plenty of spectacular results. The next event for our 58 qualifiers wi

TVRAA and Huron Perth - By The Numbers

28: Gold 30: Silver 25: Bronze 83: Total Medals 69: WOSSA Qualifiers 3: Huron Perth Championship Records One of the more exciting races of the championship. LW athletes finished first through to 6th and 10th, for 7 of the Top 10 finishers in the 1500m! Congratulations to all who competed this week and a special shout out to Mikayla Roy for setting 2 new Huron Perth records in Junior Girls Shot Put and Javelin, with throws of 12.21m and 33.45m, respectively, and to Marcel Scheele on his new Huron Perth record in the Senior Boys 3000m of 8:44.94 Best of luck to those of you moving on to WOSSA, which takes place May 24-25 at TD Stadium. Taylor Holmes of Glencoe DHS, looks to be clear over the

High School "Playoffs" Start This Week

Hard to believe, but the high school season is in full swing with TVRAA and Huron Perth Championships starting this week! Last year we saw 85 of our members move on to WOSSA, ultimately leading towards 14 medals and 28 Top 10 finishes at OFSAA. Best of luck to those competing this week. Represent your school with pride and hope to see you at OFSAA at York Lions Stadium. Evan Burke of South and Kyle Koyanagi of Laurier battle for the finish line at OFSAA 2017 Lauren Hurrell of St. Andre Bessette went on to win gold at OFSAA in 2017


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