Senior Tigers Update: June 13, 2019

2018-19 TIGERS ATHLETICS AWARDS
Congratulations to all of our Tigers for a successful 2018-19 athletics season. On Monday, June 3, we celebrated the end of the season and presented some major awards. Special congratulations to our award winners.

Thank you to our outstanding Athletic Heads. This past year, Mira, Hanna, Jadyn, Emily, Maddie, and Jacqueline provided outstanding service leadership and spirit. Their work and commitment to extra-curricular athletics at YHS is very appreciated.

Tigers Oustanding Performance Award:
Criteria: For an outstanding single performance by an athlete or team at a highly competitive, championship level event. (Individual student-athlete or team Grade 8-10).
Winner: Nadeen, Junior Basketball
50 pts scored vs Pitt Meadows Senior Team at 26th St. Tournament.

Grade Athlete of the Year Award:
Criteria: One per grade. For outstanding participation, achievement, and overall commitment to athletics. Emphasis on participation.  

  • Grade 8 winner: Jordan
  • Grade 9 winner: Mila
  • Grade 10 winner: Claudia
  • Grade 11 winner: Olivia
  • Grade 12 winner: Emily & Sydney

Junior Athlete of the Year:
(one top athlete selected from all Grade 8-10)
Criteria: For outstanding achievement, participation in, and commitment to athletics (Grade 8-10). Emphasis on achievement.
Winner: Finny, Grade 9

Senior Athlete of the Year:
(one top athlete selected from all Grade 11-12):
Criteria:  For outstanding achievement, participation in, and commitment to athletics (Grade 11-12). Emphasis on achievement.
Winner: Akash, Grade 11

Becky Willis Award :
(one top candidate selected from all Grade 8-12):
Criteria: For demonstrating outstanding commitment, leadership, spirit, sportsmanship, and a high level of participation in York House Tigers Athletics.
Winner: Mira, Grade 12

Senior Tigers Update: June 6, 2019

TRACK & FIELD BC CHAMPIONSHIP RESULTS
Congratulations to our Track & Field team who endured hot Okanagan weather and performed very well at BCs last weekend. There were many season bests (SB), personal bests (PBs) and even some YHS school records and medals. The 30-degree heat did not slow down our Tigers. Congrats girls and special thank you to our coaches Mr. Jacob Emerson, Ms. Brianne Wager, Dr. Lesk, and to our YHS driver, Mr. Roman Niedbalski.

Seniors (Gr. 11-12):

Emily – Gr. 12
– 3000m – 11:48.59 – 5 sec SB
– 1500m – 5:22.55 – 2 sec PB

Olivia – Gr. 11
– 1500m – 5:42.45
– 1500m racewalk – 8:43.86 – 1min 12 sec PB

Juniors (Gr. 9-10):

Isabel – Gr. 10
– 800m – 2:27.99 – 2 sec PB
– 1500m – 5:13.88 – 10 sec SB

Sophie F – Gr. 9
– 1500m – 4:52.73 – 2 sec PB in prelims – 4:51.59 – 1 sec PB in finals placing 4th overall in BC
– 3000m – places 8th overall in BC

Finny – Gr. 9
– High jump – 1.45m, placed 13 overall in BC

Adria – Gr. 9
– 80m Hurdles – Prelims – 12.41 – new school record and PB. Finals – 12.27 New school record – personal best and finished 4th overall in BC.
– 300m Hurdles – Prelims – 46.52 – New School Record! Fastest in all the heats and a personal best
– Finals – 45.81 – New School Record! Placed 1st in BC and another personal best

JR 4x400m – Izzy, Sophie, Finny, Adria
– Ranked 10th ended up placing 8th overall in BC

Grade 8:

Erianthe – Gr. 8
– 80m hurdles – 14.88 – PB placed 10th overall in BC
– 200m hurdles – 33.53 – New School Record and Personal best – placed 11th overall in BC.

Jenna  – Gr. 8
– High Jump – 1.35m places 13th overall in BC

Tori – Gr. 8
– 3000m – 16th overall in BC

Layla  – Gr. 8
– 3000m – 15th overall in BC.

Grade 8 4x400m – Erianthe, Jenna, Tori, Layla
– 5:01.32 – Personal best – Huge performance by these girls to improve so much.