Each month MD recognizes student-athletes who demonstrate teamwork, drive, determination, and outstanding contribution to Mustangs Athletics. Tayshaun Free (Junior Basketball) As one of two grade 9’s on the junior boys basketball team Tayshaun has been a leading scorer and rebounder in all of our games this season. His passion for the game and his drive to succeed on the court has made him an exceptional … Continue reading December 2018 Athletes of the Month
BY MAIJA SHEA Protected time starts in June, so there was a lot to report in regards to athletics during the week of May 28th. Here are the highlights of the week. Ultimate Frisbee Wins Silver at South Regionals OFSAA The ultimate frisbee team at MDHS has no doubt been a group of superstars this year. They have had several victories including this impressive second … Continue reading Last Week in Athletics
Congratulations to Peter Hangiu & Hannah Smith who are January’s Athletes of the Month! Hannah Smith (Junior Girls Volleyball) As a specialized player on the junior volleyball team, Hannah has a tremendous impact on every play. She spends more time flat on the floor digging balls, playing in your face defense, than she does passing balls standing up! Her voice and positive attitude extends through … Continue reading January Athletes of the Month!
BY JASMINE KAPOOR Congratulations to Maryam Sheikh (Jr Girls Basketball), Maddie Robson (Sr Girls Basketball), Adeen Farooq (Jr Boys Volleyball), and Jake Kimmerer (Sr Boys Volleyball) who are October’s Athletes of the Month! Maryam Sheikh (Jr Girls Basketball) As a grade 9, Maryam is the captain of the junior girls basketball team. She leads the team on and off the court. Maryam was instrumental in … Continue reading MDHS October Athletes of the Month
This year MD had an outstanding total of 8 OFSAA qualifying athletes in 12 different events. Stand-out performances included Grade 9 Ella Kubas, who placed 22nd in 80m hurdles and 13th in 3000m, Grade 11 Emily Wesseling who placed 10th in 1500m and 16th in 800m, and Grade 9 Simon Black who placed 10th in shot put. Congratulations to all three athletes on their OFSAA … Continue reading Mustang Success at OFSAA
Congratulations to Nick Tiensovan & Ernest Wong (Badminton), and Funmi Olomodosi (Girls Rugby) who are April’s Athletes of the Month! Nick Tiensovan & Ernest Wong (Badminton) After playing mostly singles and mixed, respectively, as juniors, Ernest and Nick joined forces this year to form a phenomenal doubles team. They went undefeated in winning the preseason tournament at CTK, and placed 2nd in the Richardson Division … Continue reading April Athletes of the Month
Congratulations to Adeen Farooq (grade 9, junior boys basketball) & Sara Rohr (grade 9, junior girls volleyball) who are December’s Athletes of the Month. Adeen Farooq: As a starting grade 9 on the junior basketball team, Adeen’s athleticism, talent, leadership and sportsmanship have played a huge role in the team’s 5-1 record so far during the regular season. He is leading the team on … Continue reading December Athletes of the Month
Congratulations to November’s Athletes of the Month Emily Wesseling (Cross Country, grade 11) & Daniel Marchant (Jr Football, grade 9). Emily Wesseling is November’s Athlete of the month. She placed 2nd at GHAC 5 km Cross Country at Hilton Falls Conservation Area with a time of 19:34. Her 2nd place finish earned her a spot at OFSAA for her 3rd trip to Cross Country OFSAA … Continue reading November Athletes of the Month