With winds gusting at time to 80 kilometers an hour 220 runners finished the race. Nicol Samuel DeLohnni was the first across the finishing line in the Boston Pizza Flat out 5K event. His winning time was 16 minutes and 22 seconds. Levi Moulton was second in 17:19 and Peter Bazley third in 17:24. The
Sport Newfoundland and Labrador has announced the finalists for this year’s Provincial Annual Awards. The awards will be presented during the 2018 Stars and Legends Awards Gala slated for April 21at the Sheraton Hotel. Junior Female Athlete of the Year Award: Camryn Bonia (Athletics) Maggie Connors (Hockey) Kate Sullivan (Swimming)
The Largest Adult Indoor Provincial Volleyball Championship in Canada begins Friday. The Molson Senior Provincial Championships will have 124 Teams in 14 Divisions. Competition will take place in Gander, Clarenville, Glovertown, Gambo, Glenwood and Lewisporte on 25 courts with over 450 matches being played in 2 days.
Saturday’s second semi-final match up had the second-seeded University of New Brunswick Varsity Reds topping the sixth-seeded Memorial Sea-Hawks by a score of 96-83. The Varsity Reds were led by AUS most valuable player, Javon Masters’ 20 points, nine assists and three steals, and AUS all-rookie team member Ibrahima Doumbouya’s 14-point and 14-rebound double-double.
Three young competition climbers will be representing Newfoundland and Labrador at the Canadian National Youth Bouldering championships this week at Delire Escalade in Quebec City. Erinn Locke, age 17, Lily Dubrowsk, 15 and Nathan Hesketh, 16, all earned a place at nationals after competing in the Quebec Cup provincial championships and Climbing Escalade Canada national
Memorials women’s volleyball team has lost both games this weekend to Acadia. Friday Acadia beat Memorial three sets to one. Saturday Acadia won three sets to none. Memorial are 8-12 on the season.
St. John’s Edge have played 23 games this season and Charles Hinkle of the Edge holds down second place in the league individual scoring race. Hinkle has 510 points on the second ad as completed 80 of 18 three point attempts made for the Edge. RK PLAYERS TEAMS GP FG PCT 3PT
Memorials women’s basketball team fall to 7-9 on the season losing to UPEI 61-59 Saturday night. Brooklyn Wright was the Memorial top scorer with 20 points Final 1 2 3 4 T MEMORIAL (7-9, 7-9) 23 9 15 12 59 UPEI (9-7, 9-7) 20 16 10 15 61 The men’s
S U N D A Y Memorial lost its last matches Sunday to Dalhousie losing 3-1 TEAMS 1 2 3 4 FINAL Memorial (8-10, 8-10) 14 11 25 14 1 Dalhousie (17-1, 17-1) 25 25 23 25 3 S A T U R D A Y In the
Memorial University has named it’s athletes of the week and both are from the Memorial Swimming team. Ryan George is the Memorial male athlete of the week after winning three events at the Dalhousie Invitational. George secured first place finishes in the 50M, 100M, and 200M Backstroke and helped his team finish third