Trafford AC Young Athletes Medal Meeting – Stretford 25th Apr 2011

10/05/2011 – Steve Linsell
Four of our U15 athletes travelled over the pennines to take part in these popular and well run meetings.

Melissa Fletcher ran a seasons best for 75m hurdles eclipsing her run at Liverpool,with a fine 12.55s clocking and 3rd place in her heat. In her first 200m of the year,she was just outside her best in 4th place with a time of 28.78s.
Caoimhe Crampton was just shy of her performance in the recent West Yorkshire League,when winning her heat of the 75m hurdles in 12.37s. In the 100m,she was a little faster than at York,running a pb with 13.61s for 3rd place in her heat and backed it up with another pb in the shot with 7.70m in 2nd place.
Jacob Fincham-Dukes lowered his 80m hurdles pb again,winning his heat in 12.46s and followed it up with solid performances in the high jump (1.60m in 2nd) and long jump (5.23 in 3rd).
In the 800m,Gemma Keir was less than a second outside her recent pb at the last medal meeting here,clocking 2.21.73 in winning her heat.