Junior Athletics Team

The Year 7 and 8 Athletics team took part in the District Athletics Competition held at Northwood Stadium. The standard of athletes was very high and all the STB pupils performed to the best of their ability. The following pupils gained particular success and some will represent Newcastle at the County Finals:

  • Alexandra Cope gained a Silver medal in the 800m final and then finished 4th in the 200m final which took place straight afterwards
  • Hamish Snape gained Gold in the 100m final
  • Thomas Litchfield won Gold in the Discus, whilst William Toogood gained Silver in the same event
  • David Benton gained Bronze in the Hurdles final
  • Daniel Shenton gained Silver in the 200m final
  • Eddie Smith gained Silver in his 200m final
  • Hamish Snape, AJ Stretch, Eddie Smith and Owen Hargreaves won Gold in the under 14 boys relay final