Walnut Grove’s Taylor Gillis leads Elgin Park’s Nicole Cremer in junior girls hurdles at World Athletics Day on May  9 at South Surrey Athletic Park. Gillis and the Gators look to defend their school’s Fraser Valley championship banner from last season as the Fraser Valley track and field championships are held tonight (Tuesday) and Thursday at McLeod Athletic Park.

Walnut Grove’s Taylor Gillis leads Elgin Park’s Nicole Cremer in junior girls hurdles at World Athletics Day on May 9 at South Surrey Athletic Park. Gillis and the Gators look to defend their school’s Fraser Valley championship banner from last season as the Fraser Valley track and field championships are held tonight (Tuesday) and Thursday at McLeod Athletic Park.

Gators’ Gillis gears up for Fraser Valleys

Langley's McLeod Athletic Park hosting Fraser Valley championships

The Walnut Grove Gators will look to defend their 2011 Fraser Valley championship banner this week as McLeod Athletic Park plays host to the 2012 championships.

The two-day event runs May 15 and 17 and serves as a qualifier for next month’s B.C. high school track and field championships, which will be contested at Burnaby’s Swangard Stadium.