Friday, March 7, 2014

Drennan, McIntosh Each Earn Silver At CIS Championships

A pair of Lunenburg County athletes have earned silver medals at the CIS Track and Field Championships. Bridgewater's Rachael McIntosh finished second in the women's pentathlon. She earned 4,063 points, only 102 points behind her training partner Rachel Machin at the University of Calgary. She plans to compete in another five events over the next two days. Meanwhile, Lunenburg's Jesse Drennan also finished second in the men's pentathlon. He finished with a total of 3,816 points, just 65 points behind his University of Windsor teammate Branden Wilhelm. The event is taking place at the University of Alberta in Edmonton.