North Yorkshire Schools Athletics Championships – York 11th June 2011

11/07/2011 – Steve Linsell
Jacob Fincham-Dukes finished 2nd in the Junior Boys 80m hurdles in 12.5s and went over a pb 1.66m to win the high jump. Nick Petrou improved his pb again, clocking 50.9s to win the Inter Boys 400m by 3 seconds.
James Finney added a staggering 8cm to his previous best in the Inter Boys high jump with an excellent 1.83m clearance in 2nd place and was 3rd in a close javelin competition with 35.41m.
In the triple jump, Sam Bentley was agonisingly just short of the 14m mark winning the Senior Boys event with a fine pb of 13.99m, moving him up to 4th on the all time list.
Caoimhe Crampton was 2nd in the 75m hurdles in 12.2s and Melissa Fletcher 3rd in 12.3s, not far off her best.Caoimhe was also 2nd in the final of the 100m with 14.0s, having run 13.5s in the earlier heat and Melissa was 2nd in the 200m with 28.5s, again close to her best time.