Athletics League Round 3 - Exeter - Sun 8th July
club roared back in to contention in the South West League with a
fine win at Exeter in round 3 of the competition and while
overtaking League leaders Taunton in the final match is a tall order
they are sure to give it a go. This twelve team competition was held
in searing temperatures which probably benefited the field
competitors over the distance runners.
This time it was the
more senior age groups who brought home most of the points though
there was a new club record in the under 13 boys relay Harry Woods,
Harry Bunting, Oli Foster and Tristan Green lowering it to 55.18 for
the second new time in as many weeks.
Joe Goodwin won both
the under 15 discus 27m08 and Hammer 25m56 and Xander Long won both
the under 20s pole vault on 3 metres and the shot with 10m64. Abbie
Lovering warmed up for her English Schools debut with a win in the
under 17 300 metres 41.92 and third place in the shot with 10m03.
Other top three
places were- Senior Men 400 metres Andy Bradshaw 1st
51.64, 200 metres 2nd 23.72. Long Jump Matt Curtis 3rd
5m66, discus 3rd 31m93. Pole Vault Dave Pearson 3rd
Senior Women 400
metres Pippa Hine 2nd 61.3. Triple Jump Hannah Winton 2nd
10m22. Under 20 Men Long Jump Toby Hiller 2nd 5m84 on
countback. 200 metres Curtis Ormerod-Taylor 2nd 23.09.
Under 17 women Triple
Jump Amy Mercer 9m78. Under 17 men Javelin Matty Effick 2nd
48m01. Shot Kane Aubrey 1st 11.11, 200 2nd
23.87. Under 15 boys Long Jump Akiva Bassford 1st 5m58.
Pole Vault Rannon Dewi 3rd 1m90. Hammer Ed Mercer 3rd
Under 13 girls Long
Jump Kitty Sharpe 3rd 4m15. Under 13 boys High Jump Joe
Dewar-Cutts 2nd 1m45. Shot Tristan Greene 2nd
7m66. Hurdles Oli Foster 3rd 13.21. 100 metres Harry
Woods 3rd 14.09, 200 3rd 28.50.
4 Newquay/Par 1583.5
6 Poole AC
9 Newton Abbot/Torbay 1230.5
12 North Devon 443
Table after three
2 Wimborne 33
3 Newquay/Par 29
7 Poole AC
9 Newton Abbot/Torbay 15
11 Dorchester 6
12 North Devon 5