Tag: PHS

OFSSA Success a great way to end the season

With the end of the school year almost here, high school sports are drawing to a close for the year, and OFSAA championships are wrapping up. The WCI Vikings boys’ rugby team made it all the way to the OFSAA quarterfinals the other week where they, unfortunately, lost 10-3. The 2016 WCSSAA soccer champions, the […]

Head Coach leaves football program after 20 years

Preston is losing two incredible football coaches this year. Earlier this year, Jim Crone, the coach of the senior boys’ football team retired. Now at the end of June, John Skovsgaard will finish coaching his final season before retiring as well. Mr Skovsgaard has been teaching at Preston High School since 1993. He has been […]

Records Broken & Stakes Raised at WCSSAA Track Meet

WCSSAA track and field was this past week on Wednesday and Thursday at Jacob Hespeler Secondary School. Starting out with field events, the midget girls’ high jump competition came close to breaking a record on Wednesday after the 2016 WCSSAA champion Karley Breen (WCI) cleared 1.51m but just missed the current WCSSAA record of 154. […]

Preston Football Legend Leaves Behind Program Legacy

The end of the school year is just weeks away, and the spring sports season is heading into WCSSAA playoffs. Summer is coming and with it, unfortunately, saying goodbye to some incredible coaches who will be leaving, or have already left, for their retirement. The Preston Panthers will lose two incredible coaches this year, both […]

WRDSB Badminton Players Dominate CWOSSA and move on to OFSAA

CWOSSA badminton finals were last week at Conestoga College, and WCI and Southwood proved to be tough competition for schools across central western Ontario. Placing second and third in the overall team points results for the junior category, WCI and Southwood finished with a total of 32 points (WCI) and 23 points (SSS). In the […]

Cambridge Schools Clash on the Soccer Field

Cambridge schools went head to head earlier this week as the Southwood and Preston girls’ soccer teams played each other on Monday afternoon at Woodside. Both teams were incredibly well matched, and neither had an easy time getting a goal in. Preston forwards made plenty of shots on Southwood’s net, but the Sabers’ goalie, Emily […]

WCI WCSSAA Champs again in Badminton Finals

Last week saw the 2016 WCSSAA badminton championships where WRDSB schools fought to claim the top prize and advance to CWOSSA. Junior championships took place on Tuesday, April 5th and seniors on Wednesday, April 6th at Conestoga college while the finals were held at Huron Heights on Thursday evening. WCI is known for their badminton players, […]