SECOND PLACE FOR PROMOTED LADIES
Young Athletes’ Girls' League, Premier 5, Crystal Palace 20th May 2001
The newly-promoted Under 17 women's team faced a
challenging start to their McDonald's Premier league programme against strong opposition
at Crystal Palace on Sunday. The whole team performed well, finishing
second overall just 19 points behind Bromley Ladies, with City of Norwich close
The newly-promoted Under 17 women's team faced a challenging start to their McDonald's Premier league programme against strong opposition at Crystal Palace on Sunday. The whole team performed well, finishing second overall just 19 points behind Bromley Ladies, with City of Norwich close behind.
|The Under 13 squad did well, with Helen
McDonnell breaking the club 150m record with a time of 20.0 secs. Lucy
Sargent and Sam Day won both A and B Long Jump events.
Sara Luck had an excellent day for the Under 15s with a win treble in the 800m A, High Jump B and 200m. Caroline Smith won both 75m hurdles B and Discus B, with Lynsey Clark taking the A discus event. Other wins came from Megan Foley in the B 800m and Katie O'Sullivan, who won the high jump with personal best of 1.56m.
For the under 17s Nina Brennan was a double winner in the 80m hurdles B and Discus B, with Mel Harrison taking the Discus A event.
Helen McDonnell - new club 150m best
Team manager Trevor Jones said: "Hopefully we can improve, as we had some athletes missing. Our aim is to finish in the top two position and gain entry to the National finals in Birmingham in September."
|1st||Bromley Ladies||365 pts|
|2nd||Havering Mayesbrook||346 pts|
|3rd||City of Norwich||340 pts|
|4th||Milton Keynes||271 pts|
|6th||Shaftesbury Barnet||241 pts|
|7th||Enfield & Haringey||211 pts|
|8th||Newham & EB||98 pts|
Selected HMAC results For McDonald’s League Meeting at Crystal Palace
75m 2nd Helen McDonnell 10.5 secs
150m 2nd McDonnell 20.0 secs (Club record)
800m 1st Lauren Clark 2m 30.5 secs
1200m 2nd Katie Richardson 4m 11.7 secs
Long Jump 1st Lucy Sargent 4.11m
100m 2nd Nicola Schofield 12.9 secs
200m 2nd Schofield 26.6 secs
800m 1st Sara Luck 2m 18.8 secs
75mH A 2nd Danielle Ross 12.4 secs (PB)
B 1st Caroline Smith 12.4 secs (PB)
HJ 1st Katie O'Sullivan 1.56m (=PB)
LJ 2nd Emma Bonny 4.65m
DT 1st Lynsey Clark 28.80m
4x100mR 2nd 53.0 secs
800m 2nd Rosie Saunders 2m 22.3 secs
80mH A 2nd Claire Sargent 12.3 secs (PB)
B 1st Nina Brennan 13.1 secs
DT 1st Mel Harrison 29.30m