Senior Tigers Update: October 18, 2018

CROSS-COUNTRY TEAM AT ZONE CHAMPIONSHIPS
Our Cross-Country Team had great results Tuesday at Zone Championships. Six Tigers qualified for the BCs. Congratulations to our Juniors: Sophie F., Sophie K., Tori, and to our Seniors: Allison, Olivia and Emily.

Cross-Country Team

Tigers Swim Team – ISA Champions

Twenty-one girls from grades 8-12 competed at ISAs on Friday, October 12 and took home 4th place overall and 1st place in the girl’s division. Congratulations to the swimmers and coaches. Next up: Vancouver-Richmond Zones on October 26 at Watermania.

Here are our top 3 placings:

  • 1st – Emily, Kaitlin, Devon, Amanda, B 200 Medley Relay
  • 1st – Emily, Kaitlin, Devon, Amanda, B 400 Free Relay
  • 1st – Alex, Joyce, Victoria, Janice, Open 400 Free Relay
  • 1st – Alex, Open 50 Free
  • 1st – Devon, B 100 Free
  • 1st – Alex, Open 100 Fly
  • 1st – Janice, Joyce, Victoria, Alex, Open 200 Free Relay
  • 2nd – Amanda, B 50 Free
  • 2nd – Kaitlin, B 50 Breast
  • 2nd – Emily, Devon, Kaitlin, Amanda, B 200 Free Relay
  • 3rd – Lucia, Joyce, Janice, Victoria, Open 200 Medley Relay
  • 3rd – Emily, B 50 Back
  • 3rd – Lucia, Phoebe, Layla, Monique, Open 400 Free Relay
  • 3rd – Janice, Open 100 Free

SENIOR VOLLEYBALL WINS BRONZE AT WCISVC
Our Senior Tigers took bronze at the Western Canadian independent Schools Volleyball Championships hosted by Stratford Hall. YHS lost to the eventual champions, Rundle College in the semi-final but bounced back to defeat Strathcona-Tweedsmuir to win bronze.

VARSITY FIELD HOCKEY AT UBC
Our Varsity Tigers took bronze at the Tier 1 UBC Tournament.

JUNIOR & SENIOR FIELD HOCKEY AT ISAs
Our Junior Tigers took bronze at the ISAs while our Senior Tigers Team went undefeated in exhibition play at Shawnigan Lake.

Junior Field Hockey wins bronze

GRADE 8 VOLLEYBALL AT GLADSTONE TOURNAMENT
Our Grade 8 Tigers took gold at a tournament at Gladstone Secondary. Congratulations to the girls and their coaches.

Grade 8 Volleyball takes home gold
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Senior Tigers Fall Sports Update: October 11, 2018

SENIOR VOLLEYBALL TEAM AT WESTERNS
Since 1972, YHS has taken part in the Western Canadian Independent Schools Volleyball Championship (WCISVC). This year, the tournament is at Vancouver’s Stratford Hall. Our Tigers will be in the hunt for the Spartan Trophy. Come on out to cheer on your Tigers and come out to see former YHS teacher/coach Ms. Taryn Wood (Cossar) with her Rundle College team.
Schedule: https://stratfordhall.wixsite.com/wcisvc2018/schedule

CROSS-COUNTRY TEAM PREPARING FOR ZONE CHAMPIONSHIPS
Our Senior Cross-Country Team have been training and running their Tuesday meets preparing for the Zone Championship Meet on October 16 at Jericho. Last week at ISAs, Tigers Grade 12, Emily, won a silver medal in the Senior ISA Division race. Congratulations to Emily and good luck to the entire team at zones.

FIELD HOCKEY UPDATE
All three Tigers field hockey teams continue to do well. This weekend, our Junior and Senior Tigers are off to Shawnigan Lake for an ISA Tournament while our Varsity team takes on some of BC’s best at the UBC Tier 1 Tournament.

SWIM TEAM AT ISAs
Friday, October 12, our swim team will be competing at the ISA Championships at Watermania in Richmond. Last week our swimmers competed in a casual meet at St. George’s to prepare for ISAs and the Vancouver-Richmond Zone Championship Meet on October 26 at Watermania. Good luck to our swimmers.

COACH’S QUOTES
“Integrity is the choice between what is right and what is convenient”

ATHLETICS COFFEE MORNING
Thank you for the terrific turn out at our Athletics Coffee Morning. We had an opportunity to answer many questions and discuss our extracurricular athletics program.

We will hold another coffee morning early in the winter season (Dec) and spring season (April). Dates TBA.

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