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St. Mary's Track Team Vaults To Success

Amy Yaremcio Saint Mary’s Catholic High School

On Wednesday, May 29th, St Mary’s High School took 17 athletes to the 1A Zones Track Meet in Bonnyville. The team brought home 13 medals. Brenden Shapka won a silver medal in junior boys pole vault, Sam Nawrot brought home a bronze medal in Intermediate boys 1500m, Ben Nawrot brought silver medal in intermediate pole vault and a silver medal in intermediate 3000m, Harrison Paulichuk brought home a bronze in senior boys 100m hurdles and a gold in senior boys 300m hurdles, Ty Paulichuk brought home a bronze medal in senior boys high jump and Brandon Lamash brought home a gold in senior boys pole vault. Sammy Abbott brought home a bronze in junior girls pole vault and a bronze in junior girls 200m, Sam Lefebvre brought home a silver in junior girls pole vault, Tezra Dubuc brought home a gold in intermediate girls pole vault, Marissa Kobelsky brought home a gold in senior girls discus and Sloane Cannon brought home a gold in senior girls pole vault, a bronze in senior girls 200m and a gold in senior girls 400m. The team’s 13 medal performance earned them the 1A Zone banner to go along with the District 5 Banner they won at the District 5 Track meet in Lloyd on Wednesday, May 22nd. It’s St Mary’s 12th straight District 5 banner.

St Mary’s Track Team has advanced 8 athletes in 13 events to Track Provincials in Calgary June 7th and 8th where Ben, Harrison, Brandon, Sammy, Sam, Tezra, Sloane and Marissa will compete for the 1A Provincial banner!