English Schools Champs, 14th July 18, Birmingham, Results and Report

27 Jul 2018

Croydon Harrier athletes brought home seven individual medals at the English Schools Championships in Birmingham at the weekend.

Marcia Sey, fresh from her GB debut at the European Youth Championships, claimed her third English Schools title over the sprint hurdles.

In the Senior Boys pole vault, Emmanuel Thomas claimed his 2nd title in as many years.

There were worthy runner up performances in the 200m from Dylan Da Costa (Senior Boys) and Kayla Bowley (Inter Girls).

Three bronze medals came courtesy of Jack Ennis (inter Boys high jump), Micah Francis-Dwyer (senior boys 100m) and Derek Kinlock (inter boys 200m).

Samir Williams was edged out by colleague Francis-Dwyer in the Senior Boys 100m into fourth, Toni Bryan matched that feat in the Inter Girls 100m, while Reuben Vaughan finished in the same place in the Senior Boy’s discus.

On the field, Ola Olufemi-Krakue was 7th in the Senior Girls triple jump out of 18 and Israel Bakare matched that position in a field of 24 athletes.

Tosin Salami, Davina Ansah and Francesco Calemma were all in action in the heats of the sprints.

Coaches Paul Mike and Peter were with the Surrey team!

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