Young Dereham athletes finish their league season in style

Dereham Juniors AC chill out between events in the East Anglian League at Bury St Edmunds. Picture:

Dereham Juniors AC chill out between events in the East Anglian League at Bury St Edmunds. Picture: Aaron Protheroe - Credit: Archant

There was a great finish to East Anglian League season for Dereham Juniors at Bury St Edmunds, with seven personal bests recorded.

In the U11 age group Kai Wiseman got a pb of 11.9, which was also a club record, in the 80m sprint. In the 600m he had a time of 2:03 and in the shot putt a distance of 5.01m.

Ethan Barrett also got a pb in the 80m sprint (13.2), with 2:19.4 in the 600m and 3.24m in the long jump. Tobias Cheesborough ran 12.9 in the 80m while in the 600m and long jump where he recorded two pbs (1:57.7 and 2.86m).

Bradley Sumner (U13) finished fifth in the 100m (16.4) and second in the shot putt (4.90m). Louis Preston threw 19.59m in the javelin for third place, ran 32.9 in the 200m for second and a pb of 5:48 in 1500m B for third.

U15 girl Beth Barrett grabbed a couple of pbs in the 200m B (29.6) for second and in the 75m hurdles (12.6) for first. Ellie Foster (U17) came second in the 800m with 2:49.8.


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