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Summer Athletics

U16 South Ribble Athletics
This event was held at Preston Sports Arena in May and we fielded a combined Year 10 & 11 girls team who came a commendable 4th out of 10 South Ribble schools.
Notable performances were Tricia Taylor 3rd 100m, Kate Danby 2nd 800m, Kaylah Cottam 1st Shot.

Kaylah, Kate and Will Lancaster went onto represent South Ribble in the Lancashire Schools competition at Stanley Park in June, Kate coming 7th, Will throwing the discus, 3rd and Kaylah the second best shot putter in the County. Well done all!


Year 7, 8 & 9 South Ribble Athletics
Robin Park was the venue for this competition held on Friday 23rd June. Some Year 7 pupils performed well with Shae Kirkpatrick coming 3rd in the 300m, Emily Knell 4th in the 1500m and Millie Lythgoe 4th in the Javelin competition.
The Year 8 girls came 3rd overall with Mia Kay 4th in the 100m, Faye Houghton 2nd in the 200m and 2nd in the 1500m, Grace Brown 2nd in the 300m and 1st in the 800m, Sammy Arnold 2nd in Long Jump and Daisy Hulse 2nd in the Shot.
In the year 9 competition Ellie Adair came 2nd in the 100m, Katie I’Anson Proctor 3rd in the 200m, Jorja Smith 3rd in the 1500m and 2nd in Javelin and Beth Baldwin came 3rd in Shot. The team came overall 4th.

Grace, Faye and Georgie Chesworth went on to compete in the Lancashire Schools final with Georgie coming 5th in the 200m, Faye – 5th in the 1500m and Grace coming 4th and running the County standard time.

English Schools Athletics
A past student Charlotte Crook competed in the English Schools Competition held in Birmingham and came a creditable 5th in the 800m. Charlotte is hoping for an Athletics scholarship in California next year.