BC High School Cross Country Championships

X-C Championships1On 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 Nobbs on far right


Thomas Nobbs with Coach Besnik Mece

Thomas Nobbs with Coach Besnik Mece

Thomas has been selected for the BC Provincial team to compete at Canadian National Cross Country Championship in Kingston, ON