Janine Polischuk named Sask Sport Inc. February Athlete of the Month

Janine Polischuk of Regina has been named the Sask Sport Inc. February Athlete of the Month.

Competing in her fifth and final Canada West University Conference Championships this February, Polischuk, 24, claimed gold medals in 60m hurdles, long jump, and triple jump. She was also the silver medalist in both high jump and pentathlon and won a bronze medal in the women's 4 x 200m relay.

In recognition of her outstanding accomplishments, Polischuk was named Female Field Performer of the meet for the second consecutive year. She is a multiple Provincial Record holder with Saskatchewan Athletics.

Polischuk was nominated by Saskatchewan Athletics.

For more information contact Pat Rediger at (306) 780-9307 or email prediger@sasksport.sk.ca

For information regarding the Athlete of the Month Awards program, including previous nominees and recipients, visit www.sasksport.sk.ca/awards.php