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Youth Development League Saturday 23rd April 2016 Leigh Sports Village
Last edited: Sunday April 24th 2016
The first match in the Youth Development League (Lower Age Group) took place at Leigh Sports Village on Saturday 23rd April with Warrington Athletic Club under 13/under 15 team taking part.
There were 8 Individual winners and 1 Relay win in the match but all gave there best efforts with many achieving personal best performances.The winners were under 13 Girls Ashley Nemits (1200 metres in 4 minutes 01.7 seconds),Megan Corker (70 metres Hurdles in 12.3 seconds) and Eva Ferris in the most exciting finish of the day with the first 3 getting the same time (B 800 metres in 2 minutes 53.9 seconds).
In the under 15 age group Josh Herrington and Joe Williams both had double wins with Josh winning the A High Jump with 1.73 metres and 80 metres Hurdles with 12.2 seconds while Joe won the B events with 1.55 metres and 12.6 seconds.in the 800 metres Isaaq Ataullah won the B race in 2 minutes 28.4 seconds.In the Girls events Natasha Ryder won the Hammer with a throw of 25.58 metres.The relay win came in the under 15 Boys with Josh and Joe being joined by Joe Buckley and Joe Taylor to win with 52.7 seconds in the 4 x 100 metres.

Match Result

1 Leigh Harriers 553.5 points
2 Wigan & District 517 points
3 East Cheshire & Tameside 511 points
4 Bolton United 465.5 points
5 Warrington 463.5 points
6 Macclesfield 389.5 points
7 Horwich RMI 330 points