Crescent Collegiate wrestlers bring home 10 medals
Crescent Collegiate’s wrestling team was joined by student athletes from four other areas to represent Newfoundland and Labrador at the Atlantic Championships on March 25.
The championships were held in Prince Edward Island, and five different teams were in attendance to represent Newfoundland and Labrador – Blaketown, St. John’s, Avondale, Sheshatshiu and Port aux Basques.
There were 130 competitors at the event, and Crescent Collegiate, a school in South Dildo, had 10 of their wrestlers awarded with medals.
Owen Warren, Blake Peddle and Logan Drover were the three gold medal winners.
Silver medals were given to Brady Barrett, Tyler Pitcher, Emily Temple and Lucas Clarke.
Anthony Johnson, Brandon Mercer and Jordan Pitcher each won a bronze medal.
Ethan Clarke, Josh Cumby, Mitchell Cox and Braden Clarke placed fourth in their divisions.
Competitors in the Atlantic Championships from Crescent Collegiate include (front, from left) Brandon Mercer, Josh Cumby, Emily Temple, Mitchell Cox, Ethan Clarke; (middle) Brady Barrett, Tyler Pitcher, Anthony Johnson, Braden Clarke, Logan Drover, Owen Warren; (back) Blake Peddle, Lucas Clarke and Jordan Pitcher.