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Oct 30 2010 - SJ Track Club has 4 Atlantic Cross Country Champions
Saint Johnarea athletes competed in the Atlantic Cross Country Championships this past weekend in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. Held in conjunction with the Atlantic University Sports Cross Country Championships, it was one of the largest Atlantics in many years. Club members showed outstanding strength with Josh Shanks, Katie Robinson, Matt McNeill and Grace Annear from the Saint John Track Club all winning their races to become Atlantic Champions. SJTC athletes also combined with other NB athletes are part of Team NB, winning most of the team challenges.
Matt won the Juvenile category finishing 12 seconds ahead of the next finisher, Lee Wesselius. Grace won the Junior Category for women. Matt, Grace and Lee will be representing New Brunswick at the National Junior Cross Country Championships in late November in Guelph, Ontario. Matt and Lee were also part of a New Brunswick team that finished first in the Juvenile Category.
Josh and Katie finished first for boys and girls in the Midget Category while Hannah Arsenault finished 11th in the Midget Girls. Katie and Hannah were part of a New Brunswick team that finished first on the Midget Category.
Emilee Hoellwarth finished 6th in Peewee girls while Isabelle Nickerson and Charly Bonga finished 5th and 6th in the Bantam Girls. Emilee was part of a New Brunswick team that finished first in the Peewee Category.
Brady Graves finished 6th and Cameron Dick finished 10th in the Bantam Boys. Brady and Cameron were part of a New Brunswick team that finished first in the Bantam Category.
Alex Coffin finished 3rd in the Senior Race.
Oct 23 2010 - NB Middle Schools Cross Country Championship
The 5th annual NB Middle School XC Championships were held at River Valley Middle School on Saturday, October 23, 2010. Almost 140 athletes representing schools from across New Brunswick competed in the races for girls and boys in grades 6, 7 and 8. Runners ran 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 3 of the 6 grade level events on their way to capturing both the Boys & Girls Overall Championships.
Congratulations to our local schools who did very well...
River valley Middle School came 2nd in the boys and 3rd in the girls overall. Samuel de Champlain was 3rd in the boys over all. Barnhill came 4th in the girls and 5th in the boys.
SJTC athletes performed well with the following top 6 finishes...
Grade 6 Girls - Emilee Hoellwarth - 3rd place
Grade 7 Girls - Danielle Dumouchel - 4th place
Grade 7 Boys - Brady Graves - 2nd place & Cameron Dick - 5th place
Grade 8 boys - Paul Tremblay - 2nd place
Oct 16 2010 - NBIAA Provincial XC Championships
Saint John Track Club Runners produced outstanding results at the 2010 NBIAA XC champs.. Congrats to all our athletes.
1st place - Katie Robinson, 11th - Kayla Allaby, 19th - Norah Emerson, 27th - Emily Carr, 37th - Alex Coffin, 51st - Claire Flood
1st - Nick MacMackin, 2nd - Josh Shanks, 5th - Reid Burrows, 7th - Pierre Dumouchel, 18th - James Parks, 57th - Ben Fowler
1st Grace Annear, 18th - Bridget Flood, 45th - Haley Guzik, 56th - Erin Kelly
2nd - Matt McNeil, 10th - Andrew Vail, 17th - Tom Butler, 52nd - Mark Guzik
Oct 16 2010 - Club Awards 2010
The club presented its annual Walter Ellis Awards to the top athletes in the club at a dinner last night held along with the KV Challenge Marathon. For 2010 the club also recognized some outstanding road runners including Frank Kelly with a Sport 4 Life award in recognition of his running acheivements. Truly a role model Frank has completed 27 road races so far in 2010. The awards are names in honor of Walter Ellis, founder and long time coach of the Saint John Track Club. This years award winners are.
Cole Healey Top Peewee - Male
Laura Duffley Top Peewee - Female
Anthony Cormier Top Bantam - Male
Victoria Leblanc Top Bantam - Female
Nick MacMackin Top Midget - Male
Katie Robinson Top Midget - Female
Matt McNeil Top Youth - Male
Erin Kelly Top Youth - Female
Caleb Jones Top Junior - Male
Grace Annear Top Junior - Female
Frank Kelly Sport 4 Life
Chris Brake Top Male RoadRunner
Elita Rahn Top Female RoadRunner
Oct 14 2010 - District 8 XC Champs
SJTC Athletes made a strong showing at this weeks District 8 XC Champs held at River Valley Middle School.
Grade 6 Girls - 1st Emilee Hoellwarth
Grade 7 Boys - 1st Brady Graves, 2nd Cameron Dick
Grade 7 Girls - 2nd Charly Bonga
Grade 8 Boys - 1st Paul Tremblay, 3rd Alec Alston
Grade 8 Girls - 1st Victoria Leblanc
Oct 13 2010 - J.D. Irving Invitational Elementary Cross Country Meet
Over 630 Elementary School runners from across School Districts 1, 6, 8 & 10 came together to compete at the 6th Annual JD Irving Invitational Cross Country Meet. It was held at the Wolastoq Park in West Saint John and organized by the Saint John Track Club. This year boasted the largest turnout with over 200 more than the 2009 event.
Oct 13 2010 - Britt receives WAC honors
DENVER - The Western Athletic Conference announced on Tuesday that Idaho cross country athletes Barry Britt and Julia Veseth swept the Verizon Wireless Men's and Women's Cross Country Athlete of the Week honors for the week of Sept. 29 - Oct. 5.
Britt, a sophomore from Hampton, N.B. (Georgia State), finished seventh at the Charles Bowles Invitational with a time of 24:00.48 on the 8000m course, which is a team record and is the fastest by a WAC runner this season over that distance.
Britt helped the Idaho men finish fourth out of 23 teams, including regionally-ranked opponents, Lipscomb and UC Riverside. It was Britt's second-consecutive race with a team-record and WAC-leading time.
The weekly honors are the first for the Idaho cross country teams this season and the first career honors for the two runners.
Britt, Veseth and the rest of the Idaho men's and women's cross country teams will be in action next weekend, Oct. 16, at the Dellinger Invitational, hosted by University of Oregon.
Oct 11 2010 - SJTC Awards Dinner
SJ Track Club - Awards
When: October 16th 6 pm – 8 pm
Where: Bill McGuire Center – Renforth
Cost: $10 at the door
Being held along with the KV Challenge Marathon’s Pasta Dinner
Oct 2 2010 - SJTC Athletes Compete at ANB XC Extravaganza
SJTC Athletes competed at this weekend’s ANB XC Extravaganza.
Congratulations to everyone who competed especially the following top 6 finishers.
Grade 4 Girls Julia Leblanc 3rd
Grade 4 Boys John Asimakos 3rd
Grade 5 Boys Cole Healey 1st & Dennis Emerson 2nd
Grade 5 Girls Caroline Asimakos 5th
Grade 6 Girls Emilee Hoellwarth 1st
Grade 7-8 Girls Danielle Dumouchel 5th
Grade 7-8 Boys Brady Graves 4th
Grade 9-10 Girls Katie Robinson 1st & Kayla Allaby 6th
Grade 9-10 Boys Josh Shanks 1st, Reid Burrows 2nd & Pierre Dumouchel 4th
Grade 11-12 Girls Bridget Flood 4th
Grade 11-12 Boys Andrew Vail 4th
Well done everyone!
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