Yannick Meredith won the midget boys race of the city high school cross-country championships by a monstrous 26 second margin, which was enough to impress his older brother, and senior boys runner, Zachary Meredith.
Two of the city’s newest high school running juggernauts collided at the city championships on Thursday and it was the latest product of Glebe Collegiate’s unstoppable cross-country program that came out on top.
It’s become expected that the Glebe Gryphons will win the city’s high school cross-country championships, but to sweep all six divisions is something head coach Kirk Dillabaugh hasn’t seen before.
Tim Nedow kept up his exceptional track and field season by setting a new personal best throw of 21.02 m in the shotput at the North American Central American and Caribbean Championships.
At his first nationals as a senior athlete, Thomas Nedow made a bet with his brother, Tim Nedow, to see who could best the other in the men’s shotput final.
Meanwhile, twin sisters Divya and Devyani Biswal proved they still know how to represent their home town at the 2018 Canadian Track and Field Championships.
The July 2018 edition of the Ottawa Sportspage newspaper is now available!
The climb to the world stage of track and field continues for four local athletes following the 2018 Canadian Track and Field Championships.