Uncategorized

Laurel Creek Athletes soar at OFSAA Cross Country Provincials

Fantastic results from Laurel Creek athletes today at the ofsaa cross country 2019 provincial championships in snowy Sudbury. Leading the way was Abbey Yuhasz who took the Gold with a dominating run of 24:25 in senior girls winning handily. Way to go Abbey! In addition Scott Arndt_ captured the silver medal in senior boys. Holly...

LC Cross Country Runners Dominate at CWOSSA

Great results from LC athletes at the CWOSSA area cross country championships in Kincardine. We had 13 qualifiers for the OFSAA provincial championships in Sudbury next weekend including Scott Arndt who placed 1st in senior boys, Abbey Yuhasz 1st in senior girls, Nathan Paul, 1st in Junior boys, Alex Hesch 2nd in Junior girls and...

Good luck to our LC athletes competing at US NCAA Division 1 schools this year

With fall well underway we wanted to take a moment and say how proud we are of our athletes who have continued on to post secondary education and are still competing in collegiate track and field. As a club besides the many we have at Canadian universities we currently have seven athletes on scholarship at...

Registration is open for the next club year.

Registration is now open for the 2019-20 training and competition year! Come join the Waterloo Region’s biggest and only full-service athletics club. Come train with national and provincial champions and team Canada and Ontario members in sprints, jumps, middle distance, throws and combined events For further details contact Head Coach Bruce Glebe (519-893-4361 or bglebe@rogers.com)...

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....

Yuhasz and Malleck named to Team Canada for Junior Pan Am Games

Congratulations to Middle Distance Group athletes Foster Malleck and Abby Yuhasz who were named to the Junior Pan Am Team Canada. Foster will compete in the U20 1500m and Abby in the U20 5000m. The meet will take place in July. Good luck to both of them.

LC Athletes in the news

Two of our athletes had nice features written about them recently. Middle Distance athlete Tegan Morrison is in this article: https://www.therecord.com/sports-story/9368925-tegan-morrison-will-be-two-sport-athlete-at-u-s-university/?fbclid=iwar0l2zep_xlo56wjxfkig1tezi4an_snk7flb4aherryq1knkh-xw1zkeea Then you can read about Jump’s Group athlete Annika Jozin and her excellent year here: Wawa high jumper raising the bar Great to see both of your efforts being recognized! Well done ladies.

Laurel Creek Athletes move on at area competitions

Great results at the CWOSSA area track and field championships this week at Jacob Hespeler High School. Over two dozen LC athletes have moved on to Regionals next week. The road to Ontario Federation of School Athletic Associations (OFSAA) provincials continues. Congratulations and good luck all next week at regionals!

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...

LC Coach John Gamble inducted into UWO Athletics Wall of Fame

Congratulations to LC coach John Gamble who tonight was inducted into the University of Western Ontario Athletics Wall of Fame. John was a standout athlete in the combined events over his career as an athlete with the Mustangs. We’re fortunate to have his expertise as a coach at our club. Good to see your success...

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...

Timm and Jozin named to Team Ontario for Canadian Youth Nationals

Team Ontario was announced late yesterday for the Legion Canadian Youth National Track and Field Championships. Base on their performance at the recent Legion Ontario Provincial Championships and trials Annika Jozin was selected to compete in the midget high jump and Caleb Timm was picked for youth decathlon. Way to go Annika and Caleb. The...