Published on May 4th, 2016 | by katrina_mcclure0
SISAC Track and Field
Our SISAC Track and Field team made up of 23 brave students in Grades 9 through 12 finished their season on Saturday, April 9th at the city Championships. This season they competed in one practice meet hosted at SAS Puxi and one in-house meet held at SSIS. They athletes trained two times a week in preparation for the big competition.
Of the 23 students, more than 20 of them achieved a personal best record in one or more of their events. Jodie Tin of Grade 10, won a gold medal in girls shotput with a throwing distance of 8.69m!!
Some of our SSIS results:
Jodie Tin, Gr 10 – 8.69meters throw in shot put GOLD MEDAL
Krystal Teo, Gr 11 – 4.50 meters jump in long jump 8th place
Reiji Arikawa, Gr 10 – 11.98 seconds race 100m 6th place
Tom Lee, Gr 11 – 5.57metres jump in long jump 7th place
Tiger Leung, Gr 12 – 10.94metres throw in shot put 4th place
Benjamin Chin, Gr 11 – 25.49metres throw in discus 8th place
Derrick Johny, Gr 9 – 1.04 minute race in 400m
Joshua Whitley,. Gr 11 – 2.19minute race in 800m
Boys 4 x 100m Relay team 47.47seconds 4th place
**Overall women’s ranking SSIS finished 4th place
**Overall men’s ranking SSIS finished 5th place
Good luck to our grade 12 athletes – Kinji Arikawa, Emily Heng, and Tiger Leung.