, who said that it was the first time he had ever collapsed at the end of a road race, was happy with his win, but stated that the condition was extremely tough. "It was a good race for me," said. "The competition between myself and Archibald was good and I am pleased with my time," he continued.
Like , Green also made it back-to-back victories and followed up her recent success at the Pump It Up Mico 5K by winning in 18:37.37 seconds, bettering her time convincingly to take the female section. G.C. Foster College's Shanice Gordon, like she did at Mico, had to settle for second in 19:21.29, with third going to Hydel High's Jodi Ann Campbell in 19:35.43.
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Did you know that Maurice Wilson, Technical Leader of Jamaica's Track & Field team to the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil is the Acting Academic Vice Principal at G.C. Foster College of Physical Education and Sport?
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Meanwhile, Mico University College defeated University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech) 69-50 to clinch third place. Top scorers for Mico were Jerome Thomas with 23 points and nine rebounds, Keneill Allen with 12 points, while for UTech Alex Levy got 14 points and Shamrock Blackstone added 12 points.
The Linford Brown-coached G C Foster College traded baskets from the start with the Rohan Robinson-coached EXED, as it was an evenly contested first quarter, with the defending champions taking a 22-17 lead at the break.
The principal scorers for G C Foster College were Schloss, with a game-high 26 points and four assists; Golding with 19 points, seven rebounds and four assists; and Preston with 14 points, while for EXED Cockburn had 15 points and eight rebounds, Lawrence added 15 points, and White scored 11 points and had seven blocked shots.
DEFENDING champions G C Foster College held off a late burst from Excelsior Community College to win a thrilling Game Three 74-72 to clinch the best-of-three series Inter-Collegiate Basketball League 2-1 at the G C Foster College of Physical Education and Sports in Spanish Town, St Catherine, last week Saturday.
Javari Thomas of St Jago High powering to victory in the Class Two boys 150 metres at yesterday's Gerald Claude Foster Over Distance meet at G.C. Foster College. Thomas clocked 16.60 seconds.
Member of G C Foster College team, with assistant coach Linford Brown (left), pose with their medals after defeating Excelsior Community College 74-72 in Game Three at G C Foster College of Physical Education and Sports last week Saturday.
The G.C. Foster College of Physical Education & Sport, which operates a full-time residential institution, is established on approximately forty-one (41) acres of land, at Angels, Spanish Town, St. Catherine, Jamaica. It is located off the main highway leading from Spanish Town to Linstead and is approximately twenty (20) miles from Kingston, the nation‘s capital. It was the first of its kind to be established in the English Speaking Caribbean in September 1980. The College was named as a tribute to Gerald Claude Eugene (G.C.) Foster, a man of outstanding and versatile sporting talent, who dedicated himself to the pursuit of excellence in all his sport-related endeavors. With intelligence, discipline, study, application, perseverance and self-assurance, G.C.‘ overcame the near insuperable handicaps of training and performing in the under-developed environment of Jamaica in the early 20th Century. He went within a percentage point of the world record for the 100 yards dash and was a Nemesis of International stars, though Jamaica was not then a participant in international games.
Holmwood Technical High dominated the girls' races at the second staging of the Gerald Claude Foster Over Distance meet at the G.C. Foster College yesterday, and coach Dave Anderson is a happy man.
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