Track and Field (M)
Distance runner Sarah McCuaig from Waterloo, Ont., won four gold medals to lead McGill to a second-place finish at the Quebec university track and field championships, a two-day meet hosted by Universite Laval.
Steven Bielby of Pte. Claire, Que., and Sarah McCuaig from Waterloo, Ont., are the McGill University athletes of the week for the period ending Feb. 27, 2011.
The University of Guelph swept both the men's and women's divisions, finishing first of 23 teams in each at the 16th annual McGill Team Challenge meet at Tomlinson Fieldhouse, the largest indoor track meet in Canada, Jan. 28-29. Nine meet records and one Fieldhouse mark fell during the two-day event, which featured more than 700 athletes.
Olympic sprinter Hank Palmer of Pierrefonds, Que., will be among a handful of national team athletes participating at the 16th annual McGill Team Challenge track and field meet this weekend at Tomlinson Fieldhouse, located in the McGill University Sports Centre at 475 Pine Avenue West.