Denbow wins silver at Provincials


By Eoin Devereux

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Neepawa’s Lara Denbow recently earned a silver medal at the MHSAA Provincial Cross-Country Championship in Morden. The junior varsity athlete finished her 3,000-metre race with a time of 12:09, just three-seconds behind Carman’s Marina Gross, who collected the gold medal.

Meanwhile, Ben Perrett of Neepawa also had a solid outing at the event, placing fifth in the varsity boys’ 5,000-meter race with a time of 17:32. The other notable result from NACI included Shelby Gluska, who finished 17th in the junior varsity girls 3km. As well, Rebecca-Lynn Pedersen was 68th in that same race.  In the junior varsity boys event, Myles Brister of NACI finished 105th, just ahead of Ethan Lizotte. Congratulations to all the athletes who participated at the event.