20 October 2017
Congratulations to Jessica Rowe, Mia Brown, Jazelle Carter, Ruby Leicht, Bethany Casey and Anna Park who competed over two days at the Queensland Sport and Athletics Centre in the State Athletics Track and Field Championships. Representing the Darling Downs, the girls had an outstanding carnival achieving personal bests and reaching their goals.
A special mention must go to Ruby Leicht and Bethany Casey who have gained selection in the Queensland Athletics Track and Field Team where they will compete at the Pan Pacific School Games in Adelaide from 1 to 6 December.
Thank you to the coaches Mr Rod Franke and Mr Tim Davies for their dedication to these young athletes.
- Jessica Rowe : Shot Put - 4th, Discus - 5th
- Jazelle Carter: 800m - 13th
- Anna Park : High Jump - 10th, Long Jump - 6th
- Mia Brown: High Jump - 12th
- Ruby Leicht: 100m -1st, 200m - 12th, Long Jump- 3rd, High Jump - 8th
- Bethany Casey: Combined/Tetrathlon (100m, long jump, shot put, 800m) - 2nd, Individual events: 100m - 27th, 200m - 8th, Shot Put - 15th