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Mac Fox of Woodstock CI throws the shot well enough to place 4th in the junior boys shot put with a best throw of 13.75m at the first day of WOSSAA at Western. Fox will move on to the OFSAA regionals next week at TD stadium. Photograph taken on Thursday May 18, 2017. Mike Hensen/The London Free Press/Postmedia Network

Thirty head to OFSAA West

WOSSAA track and field finals were held May 18 and 19 at Western University’s TD Waterhouse Stadium with roughly 1,000 high school athletes from the region competing to continue to OFSAA West regionals.

The London Fire Heat, which has seven players from Oxford County, will play at Volleyball Canada under-15 Eastern Nationals in Waterloo. The Fire Heat won Division 1 Tier 2 Ontario Volleyball Association provincials earlier in April. Team: Liam Fitzhenry, Dezi Schneller, Braeden Sears, Colin Hutchison, Nate Running, Carter German, Ethan Vlemmix, DJ Chistie, Nick Ceman, Sean Donker, Ethan Laporte and Nik Kovacevic. Assistant coach Robbie Zalewski and head coach- Randy Sears. Submitted photo

Fire head to nationals

When a new team is formed, there’s inevitably time and growing pains before chemistry is properly built, the ability to understand one another’s skills and create the right cohesion to succeed.

Ingersoll District Collegiate Institute Blue Bomber Josie Heeney, right, and Abby Malchesky combine to hit the bird in Woodstock, Ont. at Huron Park Secondary School on Wednesday April 12, 2017 in the TVRA Southeast Division badminton finals. IDCI won silver and 10 Oxford County athletes will continue to WOSSAA. Greg Colgan/Woodstock Sentinel-Review/Postmedia Network

Ten head to WOSSAA

The TVRA Southeast Division held their senior badminton finals April 12 at Huron Park Secondary School.