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Athlete of the Week Urban

Athlete of the Week

The Tire Recycle Athlete of the Week is awarded to outstand rural and urban athletes etc. To nominate an athlete fill in this form.

Awarded on: June 21, 2016

Sarah Smith

Sarah Smith

Dakota (AAAA)

Sports: Track

The Tire Recycle Urban High School Athlete of the Week is Sarah Smith of the Dakota Lancers track & field team.

This 5’6” runner won 4 gold at the SCAC Zone Championships in the 100m, 200m, 80m hurdles and Medley Relay, while also picking up a silver in the 4 x 400m relay.  At the Milk Provincial Track & Field Championships she continue her success on the track winning a gold medal in the 80m Hurdles, and silver medals in the 100m, 4 x 400 Relay and Medley Relay.  Coach Ray Agostino states, “Sarah has tremendous focus and determination. She is a very strong and powerful runner who gets stronger and faster as the year goes on. She was a great teammate, showing this by dropping an individual event at Provincials to compete in a relay event that they won a silver in.”

This grade 11 student maintains an 85% academic average, while also competing in volleyball, basketball, and fastball.

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