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Photos by Stephen Dafoe

Morinville Community High School hosted a track and field event at the shool for the second consecutive week, this one including Grade 7 and 8 students from Georges H. Primeau School as well as Grade 9 students from MCHS. The day long event took place May 20 and included shotput, javelin, running events, long jump, triple jump and high jump. Students had a subsequent joint track and field event scheduled for Thursday.

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MCHS Grade 9 student Gretta Schneider makes her launch over the bar.

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MCHS Grade 9 student Cooper Kenda makes his launch over the bar….

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…. before a successful landing on the bag.

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Playing ball
Ecole Notre Dame students Tyson Francis above and Alex Steele below take part in the ball throw event during their track and field day held Thursday at Morinville Community High School.

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Generous giving
Thanks to Morinville’s own Frontier Honda and RV City, for a $42,500 donation covering the cost of the new bleachers in the soon-to-be renovated gym at MCHS. Principal Eistetter said the school is “overwhelmed by the generosity and willingness of these local companies to support our students and school.”

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