Grantham AC move up to second spot in youth league
Grantham AC’s young athletes were in action at The Meres last Saturday, competing in the second round of the Midlands Youth Development League.
Some very strong performances by Grantham’s junior athletes saw the team finish the match in second place behind a very strong Halesowen team.
This moved Grantham up to second place in the league. Individually, the youngsters achieved 20 personal best performances.
Results: Bu15 100m A 4th Praise Olalere 12.3, Bu15 200m A 4th Praise Olalere 25.8, Bu15 300m A 5th Aaron Hunt 49.6, Bu15 800m A 3rd Aaron Hunt 2.29.1, Bu15 1500m A 1st William Tucker 4.35.4, Bu15 1500m B 1st George Hatton 5.17.5, Bu15 Discus Throw A 3rd George Hatton 12.47, Bu15 Hammer Throw A 1st Aaron Hunt 9.53, Bu15 Javelin Throw A 3rd William Tucker 21.39, Bu15 Long Jump A 3rd Praise Olalere 4.83, Bu15 4x100m 2nd 55.0
Bu13 100m A 2nd Jordan Seetul-Drew 13.4, Bu13 200m A 2nd Jordan Seetul-Drew 29.0, Bu13 200m B 2nd Peter Braybrook 32.8, Bu13 800m A 1st Rori Rodell 2.31.8, Bu13 1500m A 3rd Ewan Rodell 5.13.9, Bu13 1500m B 1st Peter Braybrook 5.14.9, Bu13 Javelin Throw A 3rd Oscar Wordsworth 15.97, Bu13 Shot Putt A 5th Rori Rodell 5.33, Bu13 Long Jump A 1st Jordan Seetul-Drew 4.32, Bu13 Long Jump B 1st Oscar Wordsworth 4.08, Bu13 High Jump A 2nd Oscar Wordsworth 1.25, Bu13 High Jump B 1st Ewan Rodell 1.05, Bu13 4x100m 2nd 60.9.
Gu15 100m A 1st Amy Hunt 12.8, Gu15 100m B 2nd Jessica Oates 14.2, Gu15 200m A 1st Amy Hunt 26.6, Gu15 200m B 2nd Jessica Oates 29.4, Gu15 300m A 4th Frances Sheard 51.3, Gu15 75mH A 4th Frances Sheard 14.4, Gu15 Hammer Throw A 4th Morgan Holmes 15.28, Gu15 Shot Putt A 1st Amy Hunt 7.97, Gu15 Shot Putt B 1st Morgan Holmes 6.82, Gu15 Long Jump A 6th Jessica Oates 4.06, Gu15 Long Jump B 1st Frances Sheard 3.91.
Gu13 75m A 5th Sophie Hamilton 13.4, Gu13 150m A 3rd Helen Braybrook 22.5, Gu13 800m A 1st Helen Braybrook 2.33.1, Gu13 Javelin Throw A 4th Sophie Hamilton 17.46, Gu13 Shot Putt A 4th Sophie Hamilton 5.14, Gu13 High Jump A 2nd Helen Braybrook 1.20.