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Athletics Success - Thornhill School Athletics Success

Posted by at 10:21AM on 18 July 2013
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The Year 7 Athletic Teams from Thornhill School performed outstandingly at the recent Sunderland Athletics Championships.


Overall, the girls team finished 2nd behind St Anthony's, whilst the boys came a creditable 5th.


Some of the stand out performances are listed below:


Girls Hurdles Jess Cooper 3rd

Girls 100m Chloe Metcalf 2nd

Girls  200m Madison Craggs 1st   Lorna Parkinson 4th

Girls 800 m Kody Waterston 1st

Girls 1500 m Erin High 1st   Jessica Grieveson 4th

Girls Relay 1st

Girls Javelin Furida Begum 2nd  Charlie Barrass 4th

Girls Shot  Neeve Innes  5th

Girls Long Jump Erin High 2nd

Girls Javelin Vanessa Le Men 6th

Girls High Jump Ava Craggs 4th


Boys Hurdles  Matthew Sanderson 3rd

Boys 100m Matthew Jameson 4th

Boys 200 m Lewis Laybourne 2nd

Boys Relay 5th

Boys Discus Ben Gilbert 4th

Boys Long Jump Matthew Jameson 1st

Boys High Jump Lewis Laybourne 2nd Jon Paul Riley 6th


Well done to all the athletes, you performed extremely well in very hot conditions. Keep up the good work and we look forward to seeing you perform in next year's championship.


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