Wodonga bags a swag

THE Wodonga Athletic Club has returned from the Victorian Country Athletics Championships in Geelong with a swag of medals.

Donna Burgess was a standout at the Australia Day carnival, winning 10 gold medals and setting six records, while Rachel Little won six gold, two silver and set five records.

Nathan Howse won the 100 metres and 200 metres double, while Mathias Eversheim, Chris and Siobhan Wilson, Don Chambers, Janet Crocos and Abbie Little won gold.

Others on the podium were Jason Young, Kevin Muller, Samantha Little, Jemma Power, Sam Hodge, Laura Collins, Ken Woodman, Talia Paterson, Greg Simpson, Mitchell O’Neill, Brandy Galvin and Kasey Macaulay.

The club sent 32 members and finished with 30 gold, 14 silver and 17 bronze medals.

Wodonga finished fourth overall out of 24 teams.