Sydney Watson

Sydney Watson

Watson in second at world archery tourney

After the opening round of competition at the World Archery Youth Championships in Legnica, Poland, Sydney Watson, of Quesnel is in second place with a score of 679.

After the opening round of competition at the World Archery Youth Championships in Legnica, Poland, Sydney Watson, of Quesnel is in second place with a score of 679.

Watson is just seven points back of leader Danelle Wentzel of South Africa with a first-day total of 686.

In the first round of 36 arrows, Watson fired a 333 to sit in eighth place.

Watson fought through the jitters and fired an impressive 346 in the second set of 36 arrows, top score on the day.