LANGLEY – Kaelan Schmidt was the lone Pictou County athlete to win an individual medal at the Legion national youth track and field championships over the weekend in Langley, B.C.
Schmidt finished third in the U-18 high jump with a height of 1.91m. In triple jump he was 11th overall at 12.32m.
Tatum McLean, competing in the U-16 division, finished fourth in the hammer throw at 44.49m and sixth in shot put at 12.23m.
In the U-18 javelin and high jump categories, Lauren Quann finished ninth and 15th respectively.
The final athlete to place in a final was Olivia Pretty, 20th in U-16 long jump at 4.54m.