GPV track-and-field team brings home medals from Grande Prairie

Pictured above are the winners of the track-and-field event in Grande Prairie on May 25 & 26. In front, from left, are Chloe Cloutier, William Hauch, Shanele Morin, Jayden Boucher, Luwie Kleyn, Patrick Pabalan and Coach Marion Lessard. In the back row, from left, are Taylor Chalifoux, Danielle St. Laurent, Riley Gervais and Layne Cuthbertson. Not shown are Dorian Adams and Katelyn Lambert.

Mac Olsen
Express Staff

Georges P. Vanier’s track-and-field team came home from zones with medals and two members are heading for Red Deer for provincials.

Zones were held in Grande Prairie during May 25 & 26 and Coach Marion Lessard is pleased with her team’s performance.

“They were competing against bigger schools, so they did well,” says Lessard.

Here are the results of zones:

Girls 3000-Metre Run Junior High, 3: Katelyn Lambert, 14:16.7.

Girls Long Jump Senior: 3. Shanele Morin, 3.90 metres.

Girls Triple Jump Senior: 1. Shanele Morin, 9.09 metres.

Boys High Jump, Junior High: 1. Luwie Kleyn, 1.52 metres.

Boys Long Jump, Junior High: 3. Patrick Pabalan, 4.43 metres.

Boys Triple Jump, Junior High: 2. Patrick Pabalan, 9.80 metres.

Boys Javelin Throw, Junior High Intermediate: 3. Jayden Bouchard, 28.74 metres.

Boys Shotput Junior High Intermediate: 3. William Hauch, 10.01 metres.

Boys 3000-Metre Run Junior: 2. Dorian Adams, 12:23.5.

Shanele Morin and Dorian Adams qualified for provincials in Red Deer, which took place June 1-2, which marks the end of the season for track-and-field.


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