Middle Distance Group News

LC athletes Shine with Team Canada in Pan Am XC Meet

This past weekend LC middle distance group athletes Abbey Yuhasz and Scott Arndt participated as part of Athletics Canada Team Canada at the Pan Am Cup cross country meet in British Columbia. Scott had an amazing race finishing 12th overall and was the 3rd Canadian helping the U20 team to a 2nd place overall finish....

Great results for LC athletes at Athletics Ontario Indoor Provincials

Busy weekend of track and field at the Athletics Ontario U14, U16 and U20 Indoor provincial championships at York University. LC had a number of athletes from all our training groups out and we registered not only a number of personal bests but a lot of top 5 performances. Congratulations to Aabjosh Singh who was...

Great results for Spire Ohio Scholastic Showcase Meet

While many of our athletes were at York this weekend another group of LC athletes travelled to Geneva Ohio for the Spire Institute Scholastic Showcase Meet. This invitational meet attracts some of the top athletes in North America. It was a great meet for us with some excellent performances. From the jumps group Travis Bannerman...

Medal Haul at AO Indoor Provincial Meet

Busy weekend of track and field for LC athletes at two different meets. We had some great results at the Athletics Ontario U18 and Open indoor provincial championships at York University. Top performance was by Stephen Davis who had a triple medal performance taking silver in U18 60m hurdles, and bronze in long jump and...

Strong Results at Michigan Indoor Track Series Meet

This weekend 39 LC athletes from all our training groups traveled to Saginaw Michigan to compete in the Michigan Indoor Track Series. We experienced some excellent performances in this large meet. Top performance was Travis Bannerman who won the men’s high jump and broke the meet and club record for U20 athletes. Way to go...

LC alumnus Foster Malleck moves to #1 in the world!

Congratulations to LC alumnus and Boston University athlete Foster Malleck who moved to #1 in the world this weekend in the IAAF U20 3000m rankings. Well done Foster! Laurel Creek is the largest athletics club in the Waterloo Region with over 100 athletes, providing training in all disciplines of track and field for those age...

LC Athletes Sign National Letters of Intent

Congratulations to LC Middle Distance group athletes Abbey Yuhasz and Tegan Morrison who signed National Letters of Intent this week with US division 1 schools. Abbey will be attending the University of Tulsa and Tegan will be going to University of Maine. Congratulations ladies, keep on soaring!

Great Results From Middle Distance Group at AO Provincials!

Another great meet for LC cross country runners yesterday at the Athletics Ontario provincial championships in Kingston. Congratulations to Abbey Yuhasz who continued her golden season handily winning U20 women’s while teammate Scott Arndt won the U20 men’s side. Amazing job both of you! In addition, Will Leather’s 4th place and Nathan Paul’s 9th place...

Great early season cross country results at U of W Don Mills Open

Great results from LC Middle Distance group athletes at the University of Waterloo Don Mills Open cross country race today. Racing against university athletes in the Female 8k race Abbey Yuhasz was first overall. In the Female 4k race Holly Macgillivray was 1st. On the male side, in 8k race Scott Arndt was 3rd. While...

Congratulations to LC athletes named as All-Ontarians for 2019

Congratulations to LC athletes Hanna Blair, Stephen Davis, Spiros Goros, Avery Hastings, Foster Malleck and Abbey Yuhasz who were named today by Athletics Ontario as “All-Ontarians” for 2019. These athletes were selected for their success in competition throughout the year. Well done everyone! Laurel Creek is the largest athletics club in the Waterloo Region with over 100...

Great results from LC athletes at the Canadian Youth National Track and Field Championships

Great results this weekend from LC athletes at the Legion Canadian National Youth Track and Field Championships at Cape Breton University in Nova Scotia. Leading the way was Stephen Davis who competed for Team Ontario and took the silver medal in U16 boy’s triple jump and bronze in long jump both with big personal bests....

LC Athletes haul in the medals at Athletics Ontario U14-18 Provincial Championships

Great results from LC athletes this past weekend at the Athletics Ontario U14-18 provincial championships in Windsor. Congratulations to Jumps Group athlete Stephen Davis who was our top athlete at the meet taking gold in U16 boys’ long jump and silver in high jump. In addition, Avery Hastings took bronze in U16 80m hurdles and...