Middle Distance Group News

Laurel Creek athletes bring in big medal haul at Canadian Indoor Nationals

Good weekend for LC athletes at the Athletics Canada Hershey Canadian National Indoor Track and Field Championships in Motreal. Laurel Creek was the only club who sent athletes to nationals and we had some great results. Top performance was from Stephen Davis who took gold in the U16 boy’s high jump and silver in U16...

Laurel Creek athletes strike gold at Athletics Ontario Indoor Provincial Championships

Great weekend for Laurel Creek Track and Field Club at the Athletics Ontario indoor provincials championships at York University. Athletes from all our training groups participated and there were some great performances put in. Top for the weekend was jump’s group member Stephen Davis who took gold in U16 boy’s high jump, long jump and...

LC Athletes represent Ontario and also bring home the gold!

Big weekend for Laurel Creek! Our athletes competed in 3 different meets booking some great performances. Members of our jumps and multis group along with Jumps Coach Chris Timm represented Ontario at an interprovincial U16 Meet. Top performance was Steven Davis who had 2 second place finishes. Well done guys! Then at the Athletics Ontario...

Malleck moves to #4 in world in IAAF U20 rankings

Congratulations to LC Middle Distance Group athlete Foster Malleck who is currently ranked 4th in the world in U20 indoor 3000m by the IAAF. Way to go Foster! Laurel Creek Track and Field Club is not only the largest track and field club in the Waterloo Region but the only one that offers a full...

LC’s Timm and Malleck sign US NCAA D1 Scholarship Offers

Two Laurel Creek athletes recently signed National Letters of Intent to compete with US NCAA Division 1 schools next year. Jumps and Multi’s group athlete Caleb Timm signed with Oakland University in Michigan and will be joining the Golden Grizzlies as a decathlete. Here’s a great article in the Waterloo Region Record on Caleb’s signing...

Malleck and Timm named All-Ontarians

Congratulations to LC Middle Distance Group athlete Foster Malleck and Jumps/Multis Group athlete Caleb Timm who were named All-Ontarian for 2018 by Athletics Ontario Foster and Caleb were selected based on their results and performances throughout the year by the province’s governing track and field body. Well done guys! For further details: 2018 Athletics Ontario...

LC Athletes haul in the medals at Legion Canadian Youth Nationals!

Great results this past weekend at the Royal Canadian Legion National Youth Track and Field Championships in Brandon Manitoba. LC had a dozen athletes competing and we had four who ended up as medalists. Congratulations to Foster Malleck who took gold in the U18 boys 1500m with a big kick finish, Abbey Yuhasz who took...

LC athletes shine at Ontario Summer Games

Great results from LC athletes who were part of Team West and Team East at the Ontario Summer Games in London this weekend. Congratulations to Emily Bryce, 1st in U16 2000m and 3rd in the 1200m, Avery Hastings, 2nd in the U16 Pentathlon, Annika Jozin, 2nd in U16 high jump, Connor Cortes, 3rd in U16...

Golden Weekend for LC athletes at Athletics Ontario BMY Provincial Championships

Despite rainy conditions our athletes had a great weekend at the Athletics Ontario Bantam, Midget and Youth Provincial Championships at the University of Windsor. Congratulations to Foster Malleck, double gold in the U18 boy’s 800m and steeplechase Abbey Yuhasz, gold in U18 girl’s steeplechase and added a bronze medal in the 3000m Our U18 girl’s...

LC athletes named to Ontario Summer Games teams

The teams have been announced for the Ontario Summer Games and we have a number of athletes who’ve been selected. Congratulations to high jumpers Connor Cortes and Annika Jozin, hurdler Avery Hastings, sprinter Ashlynn Gilhula and middle distance athlete Derek Milroy who were all chosen to be on either Team West or Team East. Good...

LC athletes soar at Athletics Canada National Championships

Great results for the club this past weekend at the Athletics Canada National Championships in Ottawa. Congratulations to: – Christine Laurie – silver in junior women 1500 meter -Abbey Steenveld – silver in junior women 400 hurdles -Abbey Yuhaz – silver in junior women 5000 meters – also 5th in 3000 meters -junior women 4...

Great results from LC athletes at AO Provincial U20 and Open Championships

Despite cool, rainy conditions LC athletes were hot on the track at York University in Toronto during the Athletics Ontario U20 and Open Provincial Championships. Congratulations to Abbey Yuhasz on winning the U20 Women’s 5000m race and taking the bronze in the 3000m. Congratulations to Abbey Steeneveld for taking the gold in U20 Women’s 400m...