TGS has Strong Run at State Championships14th October 2019
Toowoomba Grammar School has a record contingent of 25 athletes representing the Darling Downs at the State Track and Field Championships in Cairns next week.
TGS athletes make up more than half the DD team in the male events with representation in every event.
Two DD records were smashed at the regional carnival during the selection trials, with 16 year-old Nick Coonan winning the 800m in a time of 1:59.9 and 14 year-old Wihan Kruger throwing 51.03m in the Javelin.
Last year six Toowoomba Grammar athletes were selected for the National T&F Championships and TGS T&F Head Coach, Jackie Gallagher is hoping to equal or better that this year.
The TGS team includes:
Will Anderson – 90m Hurdles
Isaac Barac – 800m
Ewald Kruger – Shot Put, Discus, Hammer
Clancy McCosker – Triple Jump
Matthew Taylor – Discus, Hammer
George Bailey – 100m, 200m, 100m Hurdles
Sam Gladwin – 1500m
Wihan Kruger – Javelin, Discus,
Charlie Bragg – Multi Class: Shot Put, 200m, 100m
Joseph Currie – Shot Put, 100m, 4x100m Relay
Paul Draheim – 400m, 800m, 200m Hurdles
Mac Flegler – 100m, 200m
Matt Price – Discus
Joshua Roach – Shot Put, 400m
Nick Coonan – 400, 800m, 1500m
Jai Gordon – 100m, 200m, 4x100m
Jack Green – Triple Jump
Aaron Palmer – 100m
Archie Steele – Shot Put, Discus, Javelin, 110m Hurdles
Angus Storie -Discus
Lachlan Travers – 400m
Jacob Winter – Discus
Harry Callow – 100m, 4x100m relay, 200m
Angus Davey – Shot Put, Javelin
Lachlan Dolzan – Javelin, Hammer
Pat McKay – Long Jump, Triple Jump, 100m, 200m, 4x100m Relay