Saturday, November 17, 2018

Youth Development League

The third match of the Youth Development League (YDL) on the Sunday 27th June was a good day for Victoria Park. There were many outstanding performances from across the age groups. There numerous achievements from the U13 Girls.  Sarah Bonad was 3rd A in the 75m with a time of 10.59s, 1st B in the 150m of 21.23s and 4th B in the Shot Putt with a distance of 6.07m. Louise Kemp was 4th B in the 75m with a time of 11.18s, 2nd B in the 70m Hurdles with a time of 13.45s and 5th A in the High Jump with a height of 1.20m. Jenna Hilditch was 1st A in the 150m with a time of 19.86s, 1st A in the 70m Hurdles with a time of 11.48s and 3rd A in the Long Jump with a distance of 4.31m. Amiya Patel was 5th A in the 800m with a time of 2.34.27min and Zoe Wilson was 6th B in the same event with a time of 2.48.46min. Sophie Sinclair was 2nd A in the 1200m with a time of 4.05.08 min and Rebecca Barnett was 3rd B in the same event with a time of 4.22.36 min. Cara Kirkwood was 6th B in the Long Jump with a distance of 3.46m and 4th B in the High Jump with a height of 1.15m. Meghan Porterfield was 1st A in the Shot Putt with a distance of 11.70m and 1st A in the Javelin with a throw in the 18.45m. Holly Hailstone was 2nd B in the Javelin with a throw of  16.58m. The 4x100m Relay team which consisted of Louise Kemp, Sarah Bonad, Zoe Wilson and Jenna Hilditch was 2nd with a team of 54.79s.

In the U13 Boys Reece Hamilton was 8th A in the 100m with time of 15.32s and 7th A in the Long Jump with a distance of 3.09m. Dylan Burrell was 4th A in the 200m with a time of 29.10s. Aaron Watt was 7th B in the 200m with a time of 33.68s and 6th B in the Shot Putt with a distance of 4.19m. Ben De Laet-Gamble was 8th A in the 800m with a time of 2.51.87 min and 5th A in the High Jump with a height of 1.20m and 5th A Javelin with a distance of 20.33m.  Kai Worksman was 6th B in the 800m with a time of 2.52.36 min and 5th A in the Shot Putt with a distance of 6.69m and was 4th B in the Javelin with a distance of 16.60m. The best performance from the U13 Boys was Saul McLennan who was 2nd in the 1500m with a time of 4.57.92 min. The 4x100m Relay who was Reece Hamilton, Ben De Laet-Gamble, Kai Workman and Kyle Flockhart who was 6th with a time 62.57s.

The U15 Girls was full of 1st, 2nd and 3rd s. Evie Greig was 1st in all 3 individual events she took part in. Evie was 1st A in the 100m with a time of 12.94s, 1st A in the 200m in 26.35s and 1st B in the High Jump with a height of 1.45m. Skye Turner was 4th B in the 100m with a time of 13.55s. Catriona Scott was 5th B in the 200m with a time of 28.36s and 4th A in the 300m with a time of 45.20s. Emma Williams was 5th B in the 300m with a time of 46.97s. In the 800m Beth Bushell was 2nd A with a time of 2.28.86 min and Holly Kirkwood was 1st B with a time of 2.26.83 min.  Holly Kirkwood was also 1st B in the Long Jump with a distance of 4.90m. Katie Burr was 1st B in the 75m Hurdles with a time of 11.84s, 2nd A in the Shot Putt with a distance of 10.22m and 2nd A in the Javelin with a time of 28.91m. Roisin Cameron Coyle was 4th A in the 1500m with a time of 5.20.89 min. Ellie Davidson was 2nd A in the 75m Hurdles with a time of 11.98s, 1st A in the Long Jump with a distance of 5.10.31m and was also 1st A in the High Jump with a height of 1.60m.  Lily Paterson was 2nd B in the Shot Putt with a throw of 8.97m and was 3rd A in the Discus with a throw of 19.51m. Eva Fraser was 2nd B in the Discus with a throw of 15.83m and 3rd B in the Javelin with a distance of 15.35m. The two Relay teams performed well in both events. The 4x100m team consisted of Ellie Davidson, Skye Turner, Katie Burr and Evie Greig and were 1st with a time of 51.89s. The 4x300m was Emma Williams, Beth Bushall, Holly Kirkwood and Catriona Scott and was 3rd in a time of 3.05.98 min.

In the U15 Boys George Harrand was 1st A in the 100m in a time of 12.15s and was 3rd A in the 300m with a time of 40.69s. Luke Johnston was 4th B in the 100m with 12.89s and was 4th B in the 200m in a time of 26.30s. Luke Johnston was 4th A was 100m in a time of 12.89s and was 4th A in the 200m in a time of 26.30s. Omer Mohamed was 4th B in the 200m in the time of 27.15s, 1st B in the 300m in the time of 41.32s and was 6th A in the Shot Putt with a throw of 8.16m. Jake Speirs was 7th A in the 800m in a time of 2.22.61 min and Louis Sharpe ran the 1500m and was 5th A in a time of 5.03.40 min.  Ben Chatham did very well in his 3 events. In the 80m Hurdles, he was 1st A in a time of 11.54s, he jumped 5.51m in the Long Jump and finished 2nd A. In his third event, he was 1st A in the discus and threw 32.37m. Rory Spencly was also in the Long Jump as the B jumper and finished 5th with a jump of 4.28m. Connar McNally was 3rd A in the High Jump with the height of 1.60m. Josh Sumpter was 5th B in the Shot Putt with a throw of 6.77 and was 3rd A in the Hammer with a 19.02 throw. Malcom Downes was 3rd B in the discus with a throw of 16.94m and was 3rd A in the javelin and threw 27.40m. The 4x100m Relay team was 1st and was made up of George Harrand, Omer Mohamed, Ben Chatham and Luke Johnston in a time of 49.48s.

After this event, Victoria Park City of Glasgow sits 4th in the League Table for Division 1 which means that it progresses to the YDL Final later in the Summer.

 

By Emma Gilmour