Sunday 19th June saw the third YDL lower match, held at Warrington. There were 26 athletes representing the club, resulting in 21 personal bests and the club finished 2nd overall.
For the under 13 boys: Michael Dobson ran in the 100m and achieved a new pb with 15.7. He also competed in the 800m finishing with a time of 2.32.2 and jumped 3.51m in the long jump. Max Harrison ran 17.0 for the 100m and 36.1 for the 200m. He achieved a pb in the long jump with a jump of 3.76m. Charlie Young ran 37.2 for the 200m and 6.49.3 for the 1500m which was a pb! Charlie threw the shot putt 2.95m too. Max Young went in the 800m and achieved a pb with a time of 3.15.8; he then threw the javelin 9.31m. Harley Chadwick ran 5.48.3 for the 1500m and threw the shot 4.22m which was a new pb!
The boy’s 4x100m relay team consisted of Charlie, Michael, Max Y and Max H and they clocked a time of 68.9.
Representing the under 15 boys, Luca Noonan ran 13.1 for the 100m and 26.6 for the 200m (pb). He also threw the shot 6.42m. James Moran ran 13.7 for the 100m and achieved a pb in the javelin with a throw of 11.58m. James competed in the long jump too achieving his 2nd pb of the day: 4.27m. Michael Farr ran 25.3 for the 200mand 41.0 for the 300m. Patrick Neafcy ran in the 300m and achieved a pb with 48.3. Charlie Roberts ran 2.19.0 for the 800m and jumped 1.30m in the high jump. Liam Houghton also competed in the 800m- he finished in 2.57.4 which was a pb! Michael Brussels ran 5.12.1 for the 1500m; he also threw the discus 11.55m and threw the shot 4.56m to achieve a personal best. Steven Mayston got a pb in his 1500m finishing in 5.44.5. Nathan Harrison competed in the long jump and high jump; he jumped 3.55m in the long jump and 1.30m in the high jump.
The under 15 boy’s 4x100m relay included: Michael F, Nathan, Patrick and James and they finished in 57.1.
The 4x300m relay team was: Charlie, Nathan, Michael B and Michael F- the boys finished in 3.04.5. However at the previous YDL meeting; the same team got the club record with 3.02!!
For the under 13 girls Lauren Taylor went in the 75m and 150m. She finished in 11.2 and 22.6. Celine Virton ran 11.3 for the 75m; she threw the javelin 17.39m which was a pb! Celine also threw the shot 6.17m. Holly Scott ran 21.8 for the 150m and threw the javelin 10.99m (pb). Niamh Abbott ran 3.04.2 for the 800m and jumped 3.64m in the long jump achieving a pb. Shana Rigby ran in the 800m too- she finished in 3.16.7. Hollie Brussels went in the 1200m and finished in 4.48.8. She threw the shot to achieve a pb with 3.65m. Elizabeth Greenall competed over the 70mHurdles, she finished in 12.5. She also competed in the long jump to achieve a pb: 3.90m and jumped 1.35m in the high jump.
The girl’s 4x100m relay team consisted of: Celine, Elizabeth, Holly S and Lauren. The girls finished in 59.7.
Holly Cooper got a pb in the under 15 girls 100m, she ran 14.3. She also got a pb in the discus with 15.70m. Cody Rigby got 14.7 in the 100m and 29.8 in the 200m. Codi Wills ran 29.5 for the 200m. Lucy Price went in the 300m and ran 52.0; she also competed in the 800m and finished in 2.56.2. Alyx Bridge ran 55.1 for the 300m which was a pb and she ran 2.56.5 for the 800m.
The girl’s 4x100m relay included: Cody, Lucy, Alyx and Holly- they finished in 60.0.
The 4x300m relay consisted of the same 4 girls and they finished in 3.35.3.
A big thank you to all of the officials and volunteers!
Well done to everyone who competed, hope to see you all at the next meeting on Saturday 16th July at Colwyn Bay. The club needs as many athletes to turn out in order to maintain 2nd position (if not to win the league!)
Team manager- Helena