On November 7th, in a very wet and muddy course at Jericho Beach Park, our VOC athletes competed in the BC High School Cross Country Championships with their respective schools.
Kendra Lewis, a grade 8 student from Van.Tech, ran a good race and finished 5th in the junior category (grade 8-10).
Hannah Johnston, ran a solid race and finished 102, for Senior category ( grade 11-12).
Ben Paetzel, had some cramps during the race and finished 66th in the junior category (grade 8-10).
Thomas Nobbs, a grade 11 student from Point Grey, ran a great race in a very competitive field of grade 12 athletes, finishing 3rd, with a bronze medal.
Thomas has been selected for the BC Provincial team to compete at Canadian National Cross Country Championship in Kingston, ON