The 6 May 2018 saw the first fixture of the season in the South West League with 12 teams competing, making this a high level of competition. Exeter Harriers fielded a strong team and there were some notable performances with 47 PB’s recorded.
Isabella Peyton-Jones (U13G) won the shot put with a great throw of 8.02m and securing a new PB. She also won her sprint hurdles race coming 4th overall in the competition. Also U13G, Imogen Bond won her 100m race coming 2nd overall, and 3rd overall in the 200m.
Rebecca Squires (U15G) achieved a PB of 43.61 to win the 300m, she also won the 200m with a time of 27.03. Katie Chapman (U15G) was 2nd overall in the 75m Hurdles and 2nd in the Long Jump with a PB of 5.39m. Leon Biaggi came 2nd in the U15Boys Long Jump (5.35m). Craig Moncur came 2nd in the U15 Javelin with 38.86m.
Matthew Williams (U17M) jumped a huge PB of 12.20m to win the triple jump. Josh Tyler (U17) got a great PB in the shot to secure the win with an incredible 14.19m throw. Amy-Beth Curtis (U17W) took 1st place in the shot with a seasons best of 11.71m.
Anya Turner took 1st in the senior women’s shot put with 9.92m and 2nd in the Javelin (32.71m).
The day ended with the relays and the U15 girls team put on an amazing performance and took 1st place in the 4 x300m. The U13 boys came second in the 4 x100m and the U13 girls came third. Senior women 4x400m relay came 5th.
Full results can be found here
The next match takes place on the 3 June 2018