SOUTHERN WOMEN'S LEAGUE, NEWHAM 11 AUGUST 2001
to move their home fixture to Newham due to tree root damage at the Mayesbrook
Arena, Havering Mayesbrook ladies made the short journey down the A13 to take
the honours on Saturday 11th August, beating Herne Hill, Team Solent,
Reading, and local rivals Newham & Essex Beagles.
The win moves them into second position in the league, and keeps them in
with an outside chance of overhauling leaders Windsor, Slough & Eton with
one fixture remaining.
a day when numerous new personal best performances were recorded, Sarah Deacon
led the way with no less than 3 from her 4 events.
Having set a new club record in the hammer four weeks ago with a throw of
37.89m, Sarah started her day by breaking through the 40m barrier for the first
time, to win the A string competition. A
second win and PB of 33.65m in the discus followed, and finished with new
figures of 8.38m in the shot. Sarah’s
throwing partner, Melanie Harrison was also in tremendous form notching up two
PB’s in the B string discus (33.39m – 1st) and hammer (26.97m –
her recent Great Britain (Under 23) appearance, multi-eventer Kate Brewington
continued to pile up the points for the team with wins in the 100m hurdles and
long jump, a second place in the high jump, and a third in the 100m.
Both the high jump (1.65m) and 100m (12.6sec.) performances were new life
time best’s. Sarah Benton
completed the PBs in the senior age group with a triple jump of 9.21m, and
Hannah Gamester equalled her own club record of 2.30m in the pole vault.
the track there was a fine display by the middle distance runners, with all A
and B string’s finishing no lower than second place.
The 1500m provided a double win for Lauren Deadman and league newcomer
Rosie Saunders, whilst both Debbie Sullivan (3000m & 800m) and Laurie Cossey
(B 800m & A 400m) had a first and second. Hayley Mottram completed the victories for the seniors with a
win in the B 400m. Mary Munson won
the B 80m hurdles, one of only 3 races in the programme for under 17’s.
the Under 15’s Natalie Adams moved from her usual 1500m event to contest the A
string 800m with immediate success. Her winning time of 2.24.1 knocked over 4
seconds off her previous best. 13
year olds Robyn Delivett (B 800m) and Vicky Smith (B 1500m), running in this
league for the first time, had impressive wins.
Both athletes can look forward to another season in this age group.
sprint duo of Nicola Schofield (200m) and Christina Kalejaiye (B 100m, B 200m)
continued their successful season with victories in three of the four races.
They were then joined by Danielle Ross and Amy Rogers to maintain their
unbeaten 4x100m Southern League record.
was a double win for Chelsea Harrison in the B string discus and javelin.
In the shot Caroline Smith took first place in the B event, whilst
Danielle Ross’s second place in the A event provided the final PB of the day
with a putt of 9.14m. With support from a
series of second place results throughout the competition, the teams points
total moved over the 200 mark finishing 10½ points clear of runners up Newham
& Essex Beagles.
next and final league match of the season is also programmed as a home fixture,
but with the track problems at Mayesbrook Arena unlikely to be resolved by 1st
September, once again a new venue will have to be found.
The opposition will be Guildford & Godalming, Medway, Radley Ladies
|2||Newham & Essex Beagles||195.5|
|3||Herne Hill Harriers||161.5|
HAVERING MAYESBROOK RESULTS
|A STRING||Pos.||Tim/Dis||B STRING||Pos.||Tim/Dis|
|100||Kate Brewington||3||12.6 #||100||Hannah Gamester||5||13.7|
|200||Hannah Gamester||5||29.2||200||Terri Johnson||5||28.1|
|400||Laurie Cossey||2||59.2||400||Hayley Mottram||1||60.5|
|800||Debbie Sullivan||2||2:12.7||800||Laurie Cossey||1||2:18.3|
|1500||Lauren Deadman||1||4:53.9||1500||Rosie Saunders||1||5:09.3|
|3000||Debbie Sullivan||1||9:52.8||3000||Faye Powell||2||13:01.8|
|100H||Kate Brewington||1||14.8||100H||Corrina Keevil||5||21.6|
|L.J.||Kate Brewington||1||5.54||L.J.||Hannah Gamester||4||4.69|
|H.J.||Kate Brewington||2||1.65 #||H.J.||Sue Deboos||3||1.30|
|T.J.||Corrina Keevil||5||9.24||T.J.||Sarah Benton||2||9.21 #|
|P.V.||Hannah Gamester||3||2.30=#@||P.V.||Sue Deboos||2||1.90|
|S.P.||Sarah Deacon||5||8.38||S.P.||Melanie Harrison||3||8.27|
|D.T.||Sarah Deacon||1||33.65 #||D.T.||Melanie Harrison||1||33.39 #|
|H.T.||Sarah Deacon||1||40.13#@||H.T.||Melanie Harrison||2||26.97 #|
|J.T.||Sarah Deacon||3||26.35||J.T.||Sarah Benton||4||16.92|
|4x100||Ruth O'Sullivan||4x400||Ruth O'Sullivan (67.1)|
|Hannah Gamester||Rosie Saunders (64.3)|
|Terri Johnson||Hayley Mottram (66.0)|
|Kate Brewington||5||52.7||Lauren Deadman (72.0)||4||4:29.3|
# Personal best @ Club Record
|A STRING||Pos.||Tim/Dis||B STRING||Pos.||Tim/Dis|
|100||Nicola Schofield||2||13.4||100||Christina Kalejaiye||1||13.3|
|200||Nicola Schofield||1||27.3||200||Christina Kalejaiye||1||27.6|
|800||Natalie Adams||1||2:24.1 #||800||Robyn Delivett||1||2:28.0|
|1500||Robyn Matson||3||5:27.2||1500||Vicky Smith||1||5:27.5|
|75H||Danielle Ross||2||12.6||75H||Katie O'Sullivan||2||13.2|
|L.J.||Kirsty Smith||4||4.45||L.J.||Christina Kalejaiye||2||4.13|
|H.J.||Katie O'Sullivan||2||1.50||H.J.||Helen McDonnell||2||1.45|
|S.P.||Danielle Ross||2||9.14 #||S.P.||Caroline Smith||1||8.99|
|D.T.||Caroline Smith||2||23.22||D.T.||Chelsea Harrison||1||23.14|
|J.T.||Amy Rogers||2||22.89||J.T.||Chelsea Harrison||1||21.48|
|Nicola Schofield||UNDER 17|
|Christina Kalejaiye||1||51.6||80H||Claire Sargent||2||12.7|
# Personal best