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Oct 24 2009 - 2009 NB Middle Schools Cross Country Championship
The 4th annual NB Middle School XC Championships were held at River Valley Middle School on Saturday, October 24, 2009. Cold and rainy weather impacted the turnout but many schools from across New Brunswick were represented in the races for girls and boys in grades 6, 7 and 8. Runners competed for individual and team honors in each grade division and Over All Provincial Championships were awarded to the schools with the top 6 placings in boys and girls. George St. Middle School of Fredericton dominated the meet with their teams winning 4 of the 6 grade level events on their way to capturing both the Boys & Girls Overall Championships. Saint John area runners continued their strong showing this year with Josh Shanks of Fundy Shores School (& SJTC) capping off an undefeated season by winning the Grade 8 boys race, his second year as a provincial champion. In the grade 6 girls division, Harry Miller’s Sarah Kean edged out Samuel de Champlain’s (& SJTC's) Danielle Dumouchel with the girls coming in first and second. Harry Miller team mate, Rachel Forestell placed second in the Grade 8 girls. Will Bower of Princess Elizabeth ran a gutsy race finishing second in the Grade 7 Boys and Nick Ellingwood of Quispamsis Middle placed 3rd in Grade 6 boys. SJTC's Victoria Leblanc, running for Bayside placed 6th in the Grade 7 Girls and Alec Alston runing for RVMS placed 5th in the Grade 7 Boys . FULL school, individual and team results by grade.
Oct 17 2009 - NBIAA Provincial X-Country Championship
The NBIAA XC Champs were held in O'dell Park, Frederiction on October 17. Individual results, as well as team scores have been posted in the ANB Results section for each of the Junior Girls, Junior Boys, Senior Girls and Senior Boys races. Fredericton High School once again dominated, winning the team banners in all sections. SJTC runners did very well winning 3 of the 4 races and all our runners competing strongly for their high schools.
Most of the races had fields nearing 100 runners making it the biggest meet of the season. Katie Robinson ran well to win the Jr Girls race along with team-mate Alexandra Coffin who placed 27th with a really strong performance on the hills. Nick MacMackin won the Jr Boys race followed by Reid Burrows in 6th and James Parks in 21st. In the Senior Girls race, Grace Annear was victorious over a strong field in her first year as a senior. Senior boys had the toughest and strongest field of the day and at the finish a mere 11 seconds separated first to fourth. Matt McNeill ran strongly throughout to finish fourth and Tom Butler ran his best race of the year to finish 7th. This was fantastic running by the entire SJTC squad, demonstrating that the seasons training and all that hill work has paid off!
Oct 14 2009 - Elementary School Cross Country Meet
420 Elementary School athletes from Districts 1, 6 and 8 came together to compete at the 5th Invitational Cross Country Meet at the J.D. Irving Ltd Park on the former Centracare site in West Saint John. This year saw the largest turn out ever for the event. Individual and team results are available at Results / Photos
Oct 14 2009 - District 8 XC Championships
A number of club athletes competed in the district 8 Cross Country Championships this week. The following had top 3 placings.
In the Grade 6 races SJTC runners Cameron Dick placed 1st for boys and Danielle Dumouchel placed 2nd in girls. The Grade 7 boys race saw Paul Tremblay place 2nd, Alec Alston place 3rd and Dallas Casey place 4th. In the girls race Victoria Leblanc finished 1st coming down to a sprint finish in the end. Grade 8 boys was won by Josh Shanks followed in second by Pierre Dumouchel. Congratulations to everyone and good luck at next week’s Provincial Middle School Champs.
Oct 10 2009 - Fundy Invitational XC Meet
We had outstanding results at the Fundy Invitational XC Meet in St George Saturday which is the last big race for the older kids before their provincial championships. SJTC Athletes won 6 of the 8 races and all our athletes had showed great strength on the challenging course. Excellent results by everyone…
Senior Boys: Matt McNeil #1 out of 18
Junior Boys: Nick MacMackin #1, Reid Burrows #4 and James Parks #10 out of a field of 21.
Middle School Boys: Joshua Shanks #1 and Matthew Sullivan #10 of 13 competitors.
Oct 9 2009 - Caleb Jones at the Jeux de la Francophonie!
Caleb Jones threw a personal best of 65.98 m for a 7th place finish as part of the Canada-New Brunswick Athletics Team at the Jeux de la Francophonie on September 27th - October 6th, 2009 in Beirut, Lebanon. Congrats Caleb!!! A PB is a great way to wrap up a long season.
Oct 3 2009 - ANB XC Extravaganza 2009 – Oromocto
Congratulations to all club members who competed this weekend at the ANB meet in Oromocto. There were excellent performances by everyone.
Rank Name School Time Grade 4 and Under - Girls 1000m 4 Julia Leblanc SJT 4:51 9 Lily Coffin SJT 6:26 Grade 4 and Under - Boys 1000m 1 Cole Healey SJT 4:05 Grade 7-8 - Girls 2500m 11 Victoria Leblanc SJT 12:32 Grade 7-8 - Boys 2500m 1 Joshua Shanks FSMS 9:15 4 Alec Alston RVMS 10:09 6 Ben Fowler RVMS 10:59 Grade 9-10 - Girls 3000m 1 Kate Robinson SJT 12:47 15 Alexandra Coffin SJH 15:47 Grade 9-10 - Boys 4000m 1 Nick MacMackin SJT 14:23 3 Reid Burrows SJT 14:59 9 James Park SJT 16:39
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