Skuse brings home medals from provincial track jamboree

Campbell River’s Tysa Skuse returns from the B.C. provincial trck and field championships with three medals and five top four finishes. Contributed photo

Tyza Skuse, a former Campbell River Comet who now travels twice a week to train with the Nanaimo Track and Field Club, earned medals at the 2019 BC Athletics Track & Field Championship Jamboree in Kamloops July 5-7.

Skuse’s strong showing consisted of three medals and five top-four finishers. She took home a silver medal in the U16 pole vault combined with a pair of bronze medals in both triple jump and 80 metre hurdles. Added to that were fourth place finishes in long jump and 300 metre hurdles.