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ECS athletes qualify for track provincials

Fifteen students from the Estevan Comprehensive School will compete at provincials in Saskatoon.
Kasia Harding cleared the bar during the high jump.

ESTEVAN - Estevan Comprehensive School athletes had a great showing at the South East District Athletics Association's track and field qualifier in Weyburn on May 29.

Thirty-two athletes travelled to Weyburn for the meet, and 15 of them qualified for the Saskatchewan High School Athletics Association's provincial meet, which is slated for June 7 and 8 at the Gordie Howe Track & Field Complex in Saskatoon.

Four ECS athletes were aggregate winners, meaning they collected the most total points throughout the day, based on where they finished in the top four of each event.

Adeon Sullivan was first for intermediate boys with 36 points. Lila Hale had 30 points to lead intermediate girls. Kimi Zepeda had 30 points in junior boys, and Megan Porter was first in the junior girls' quad, which combines the result of four different competitions.

As for those who advanced to provincials, for intermediate boys, Sullivan qualified in the high jump, 800 metres, 1,500 metres, and 3,000 metres. Joining him for the age group are Jayden Durr in the triple jump and the 4x100-metre relay, and Cameron Milbrandt in the discus.

Hale qualified for the intermediate girls' long jump, triple jump and high jump, and is an alternate in the 4x100-metre relay. Rachel Duncan will compete in the 800 metres, triple jump and the javelin. Autumn Snider will run in the 800 metres.

In junior boys, Zepeda will be in the 100 metres, 3,000 metres and the 4x100-metre relay, Kruz Shauf will be in the high jump, and Truman Ciepliski will be in the quad and the 4x100-metre relay.

Charlotte Waldegger will compete in the junior girls' 200 metres, and Porter will be in the quad and the 4x100-metre relay.

Max Vicary will compete in the senior boys' triple jump, and Andrew Min is in the long jump and triple jump.

Randi Milbrandt will compete in the senior girls' 80-metre hurdles and 4x100-metre relay, while Jenna Knibbs will be Milbrandt's teammate in the 4x100 metres, and will also compete in the 4x400-metre relay.