Lower Mainland Cross Country Series Wrap-Up

With the Cross-Country season coming to an end, the province has recognized Vancouver Thunderbird athletes for their performances in the Lower Mainland Cross-Country Series.

Four Thunderbirds picked up top 3 honors: Maya Baechler and Sophie Forsyth both won their series; Maya as a 10 year old and Sophie as an 11 year old. Picking up third place awards were Susanna Mattman, in the 9 year old Division, and Dylan Ulrich (13 year old Boys).

In addition, twelve Thunderbirds athletes earned top ten finishes: Finley Butler (4th in the 11 year old Girls), Makenna Baechler (4th in the 12 year old Girls), Paul Paetzel (5th in the 12 year old Boys), Christian Petersen (6th in the 13 year old Boys), Francis Sadleir (6th in the 11 year old Boys), Katia Lumb (6th in the 15 year old Girls), Sophie Kazimirski (6th in the 11 year old Girls), Alyssia Mattman (7th in the 14 year old Girls), Cole Gladders (7th in the 13 year old Boys), Calum MacKenzie (9th in the 15 year old Boys), Luca Spinu (9th in the 9 year old Boys), Bridgett Baziw (9th in the 14 year old Girls), and Carolyn Ulrich (10th in the 10 year old Girls).

Full lists are below. Congratulations to all of the athletes that took part in the series.

Girls 9

 Mattman, Susanna

 Kruk, Anna

 Cresswell, Hannah

Girls 10

 Baechler, Maya

 Uhrich, Carolyn

 Gasbuz, Madison

 Lorincz, Talia

Girls 11

 Forsyth, Sophie

 Butler, Finley

 Kazimirski, Sophie

 Haussmann, Victoria

 Warrington, Delia

Girls 12

 Baechler, Makenna

 Symon, Ella

 Taylor, Sophie

 Bannister, Logan

Girls 13

Bryden, Lyndsey

Girls 14

Mattman, Alyssia

Baziw, Bridgett

Shirriff, Dana

Girls 15

Lumb, Katia

Austin, Annika

Plouvier, Manon

Desbrisay, Sydney

Boys 9

Spinu, Luca

O’Brian, Thomas

Boys 10

Horlock, Brayden

Boys 11

Sadleir, Francis

Uliana, Matthew

Boys 12

Paetzel, Paul

Mullin, Zachary

Boys 13

Uhrich, Dylan

Petersen, Christian

Gladders, Cole

Boys 15

Mackenzie, Calum