Four County athletes on Legion team

STELLARTON — Local athletes are looking forward to their participation while representing the 38-member Team Nova Scotia-Nunavut for the 2018 Royal Canadian Legion Under-16 and Under-18 Track and Field Championships scheduled for August 10 to 12 in Brandon, Man. Jenna Reid of Pictou is entered in the 500-gram javelin and three-kilogram hammer throw, while Keaghan […]

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Athletes set track and field pace

STELLARTON — Pictou County athletes won their share of events last week during the Northumberland Regional track and field championships at the Pioneer track and field complex. Cara MacDonald from New Glasgow Academy was first in the junior girls 400-metre and 800-metre races. MacDonald was third in the hurdles and long jump and helped NGA […]

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Locals shine at district track meet

STELLARTON – Emerging and established local track and field athletes showed their prowess this week during the district high school track and field meet at the Pioneer complex. Matt MacLeod of Thorburn Consolidated won three junior high boys field events: shot put, discus and javelin during the meet that took place on Monday and Tuesday. […]

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MacDonald sets track records

STELLARTON — It has been a remarkable winter for Cara MacDonald. The Pictou County Athletics member was among those who won events last weekend at the Atlantic Indoor Championships in Moncton, N.B., where she was first in her 800-metre run, second in Under-16 girls’ shot put and third in 60-metre hurdles. MacDonald was among 30 […]

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