ATHLETICS: Cliffedale top all four tables in sportshall competition

Cliffedale Year 6 girls are from left, back ' Molly Harby and Phoebe Richards-Cole; front ' Annabel Bond, Sorcha Taylor and Darcy Moncur.
Cliffedale Year 6 girls are from left, back ' Molly Harby and Phoebe Richards-Cole; front ' Annabel Bond, Sorcha Taylor and Darcy Moncur.

Two sportshall athletics matches for large primary schools were held at The Meres leisure centre last Monday and seven days previous.

Six schools competed in the events organised by Grantham Athletic Club. Young sports ambassadors from Inspire Plus helped to officiate the competition.

Presentations were made by Caroline and Ian Richards who coach at Grantham AC.

Cliffedale Primary School were winners in all four sections. St Mary’s were runners-up in the Year 5 boys’ and Year 6 girls’. West Grantham Academy (Earl of Dysart) took the runners-up spot in the Year 5 girls’, with Isaac Newton finishing second in the Year 6 boys’.

Competitions for small schools will be held on February 25 and March 11.

Overall team results, Year 5 girls - 1 Cliffedale, 2 West Grantham Adademy, 3 National, 4 St Mary’s, 5 Isaac Newton, 6 Gonerby Hill Foot; Year 5 boys - 1 Cliffedale, 2 St Mary’s, 3 Isaac Newton, 4 National, 5 Gonerby Hill Foot, 6 West Grantham Academy; Year 6 girls - 1 Cliffedale, 2 St Mary’s, 3 National, 4 Isaac Newton, 5 Gonerby Hill Foot, 6 West Grantham Academy; Year 6 boys - 1 Cliffedale, 2 Isaac Newton, 3 National, 4 Gonerby Hill Foot, 5 St Mary’s, 6 West Grantham Academy.

Match two results: Year 5 boys, 2 lap A - 1 E.-M. Pundy (SM), 2 D. Banjo (C), 3 J. Corby (N); 2 lap B - 1 J. Crane (GHF), 2 S. Mullery (N), 3 H. Mufti (C); 4 lap A - 1 K. Celic (C), 2 O. Devine (N), 3 R. Wade (SM); 4 lap B - 1 N. Birkby (SM), 2 K. Lee (IN), 3 B. Wilkins (WGA); vertical jump - 1 J. Crane (GHF), 2 N. Birkby (SM), 3 J. Cant (C); long jump - 1 E.-M. Pundy (SM), 2 K. Celic (C), 3 Milosz (IN); speed bounce A - 1 D. Banjo (C), 2 J. McDonald (IN), 3 S. Mullery (N); speed bounce B - 1 H. Mufti (C), 2 K. Lee (IN), 3 R. Wade (SM).

Year 5 girls, 2 lap A - 1 F. Hoe (C), 2 R. Scanlon (SM), 3 V. Woods (N); 2 lap B - 1 L. Sentence (WGA), 2 L. Hobbs (C), 3 E. Drake (N); 4 lap A - 1 H. Smith (WGA), 2 M. Cook (N), 3 I. Lee (C); 4 lap B - K. Tyers (WGA), 2 B. Ferguson (C), 3 O. Taylor (SM); vertical jump - 1 B. Ferguson (C), 2 E. Morgan (IN), 3 C. Whysall (SM); long jump - 1 S. Page (WGA), 2 F. Hoe (C), 3 V. Woods (N); speed bounce A - 1 I. Lee (C), 2 H. Smith (WGA), 3 J. Costello-Smith (N); speed bounce B - 1 L. Hobbs (C), 2 K. Tyers (WGA), 3 E. Drake (N).

Year 6 boys, 2 lap A - 1 C. Sharman (IN), 2 J. Swann (N), 3 J. Down (C); 2 lap B - 1 C. Doig (N), 2 D. Bickmore (C), 3 Gustavo (IN); 4 lap A - 1 O. Hands (C), 2 N. McNally (GHF), 3 S. Edwards (N); 4 lap B - 1 E. Harrison (GHF), 2 K. Lake (IN), 3 M. Hardy (C); vertical jump 1 Gustavo (IN), 2 J. Down (C), 3 J. Swann (N); long jump - 1 D. Bickmore (C), 2 T. Duffett (IN), A. Tonge (GHF); speed bounce A - 1 O. Hands (C), 2 S. Edwards (N), 3 A. Kimpski (SM); speed bounce B - 1 M. Hardy (C), 2 K. Lake (IN), 3 D. Foister (WGA).

Year 6 girls, 2 lap A - 1 M. Durodola (N), 2 S. Taylor (C), 3 A. Whitehead (WGA); 2 lap B - 1 S. Tarver (WGA), 2 J. Morrison (N), 3 A. Bond (C); 4 lap A - 1 P. Richards-Cole (C), S. Brook (GHF), 3 Atene (IN); 4 lap B - 1 J. Kerr (GHF), 2 M. Harby (C), L. Reddish (SM); vertical jump - 1 Atene (IN), 2 A. Bond (C), 3 E. Gilbert (SM); long jump - 1 S. Armstrong (SM), 2 S. Taylor (C), 3 M. Jackson (IN); speed bounce A - 1 P. Richards-Cole (C), 2 A. Smith (WGA), 3 L. Reddish (SM); speed bounce B - 1 M. Harby (C), 2 B. O’Boyle (SM), 3 A. Jordan-Singh (IN).