Tuesday, July 05, 2005

OTFA's/Canada Games Selection Meet

Ottawa, Ontario

Lisa Labrecque, of Sudbury's Track North Athletic Club, won a gold medal at the Ontario Senior Track and Field Championships/Canada Games Trials in Ottawa last weekend.

Competing in the Senior Women's 800m, Labrecque led throughout the race, finishing in a personal best time of 2:06.49.

Also competing was Madeleine Woods, who placed 10th in the Canada Games selection section with a personal best time of 2:18.28.

This weekend, six Track North athletes will compete at the Canadian Junior Track and Field Championships in Montreal. The following athletes have met qualifying standards and will compete: Dan Gardnier (triple jump), Dave Thibert (high jump), Eric Ouellette (800), Candie Sabel (400mH), Andrew Athanasopolous (Javelin), Tanya Simard (Triple Jump).