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Indi Petrov, Sophie Modaffari, Lachie Shaw, Molly Campbell all competed strongly in the cross country.

Indi Petrov, Sophie Modaffari, Lachie Shaw, Molly Campbell all competed strongly in the cross country.

Warragul & Drouin Gazette, June 23, 2015

On a cold but sunny afternoon, Drouin Secondary College students changed into their sports clothes and running shoes to compete in this year’s cross country.

Students ran or walked the 2.7km course, enjoying the physical challenge and some healthy interhouse competition.

Paterson House added to last year’s win to claim champion house once again.

Age level champions were: under 13 male Fletcher Robertson-Edgar, female Bella Brown. Under 14 male Blake Cann, female Kasey Major.

Under 15 male Harrison Phillips, female Jess Nalty, under 16 male Kane Oldham. female Jess Mills.

Under 17 male James Williams, female Tahnae Blight and open male: Cole Cook and female Angel Fuchs.

A strong and talented team of students then competed in the West Gippsland Cross Country held in Neerim South.

Conditions were cold but dry, perfect cross country weather. First place winners were under 13 boys Fletcher Robertson-Edgar, under 14 boys Blake Cann, under 15 boys Harry Phillips, under 16 girls Tanika Moore and under 16 boys Kane Oldham.

Students were congratulated on their positive and competitive spirit, with most students gaining places in the top 10 in their respective age groups.

These results entitled them to contest the Gippsland Regional Finals at Lardner Park.

Krista Jinette and Drew Riley couldn’t quite break the speed limit on this stretch of road.

Krista Jinette and Drew Riley stride out.

Trinity Powell (left) and Tessa Gibson set a good pace in the Drouin Secondary College cross country recently.

Trinity Powell (left) and Tessa Gibson set a good pace in the Drouin Secondary College cross country.


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