Middle Distance Group News

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...

Malleck named to Team Canada for Jamaica Youth Invitational

Congratulations to Foster Malleck of our Middle Distance Group who was named to Team Canada in the 1500m for the Jamaica U18 Invitational Meet coming up this summer. Here’s a great article about him in The Record: https://www.therecord.com/sports-story/8689904-kitchener-runners-bound-for-jamaica/ Well done Foster!

Laurel Creek athletes soar at OFSAA Provincial High School Championships

This past weekend over a dozen Laurel Creek athletes competed at the Pan Am stadium at York University at the OFSAA Provincial High School Championships. Congratulations to all who made it! Special recognition and congratulations goes out to: Annika Jozin- gold medalist in midget girl’s high jump Tegan Morrison-silver medalist in junior girl’s 800m MacKenzie...

Morgan wins at New Balance Indoor Nationals

Congratulations to MacKenzie Morgan who won the Girl’s Emerging Elite division of the 800m at the New Balance Indoor Nationals at the Armory Track in New York City Friday night. MacKenzie ran a personal best time of 2:13.67 to top the field of 38 athletes and take the gold medal as one of only two...

Strong showing for LC athletes at Provincial indoor championships

Good weekend for LC athletes at the Athletics Ontario Indoor Provincial Championships at York University. Top performance for the club came from decathlete Caleb Timm who captured gold in the U18 pole vault and silver in the 60m hurdles. Well done Caleb! Also medalling was Connor Cortes who took silver in the U16 triple jump...

Golden Weekend for LC at AO Combined Events and Relay Indoor Provincials

Laurel Creek struck gold this past weekend at the Athletics Ontario Indoor Provincial Combined Events and Relay Championships at the Toronto Track and Field Center at York University. Multi’s Athlete Caleb Timm, the 2017 AO Provincial Combined Events Athlete of the Year, took gold in the Youth Men’s Pentathlon capturing 4 of 5 events to...