NORTH Devon Athletic Club members put in fine performances at the Devon County Athletics Championships in Exeter and returned with a host of champions. Star of the weekend was Sam Roach, who crushed the opposition in the under-15 men's throwing events, wi
NORTH Devon Athletic Club members put in fine performances at the Devon County Athletics Championships in Exeter and returned with a host of champions.Star of the weekend was Sam Roach, who crushed the opposition in the under-15 men's throwing events, with two English Schools qualifying distances in the discus and shot. Lucy Campbell dominated the under-15 girls middle distance races as did Joe Parish in the under-17 men's. Claire Linskill announced her arrival back in Devon from university with a long jump of just under six metres. Saxon Howson had an all round performance in the under-15 girls events.North Devon results: U13M - Xan Wesolowski 200m 5th, 1,200m 2nd and high jump 2nd; Gareth Pike, 600m 8th and long jump 11th. U13W - Hannah Gaunt 1,200m 2nd and long jump 8th; Charlotte Brailey shot 7th, 100m 4th ht and long jump 2nd; Mollie Roach 100m 5th ht and long jump 13th. U15M Craig Pike 100m 3rd, 400m 3rd, long jump 4th, 200m 5th, triple jump 3rd; shot 3rd; Michael Gaunt 1,500m 1st, 3,000m 1st, triple jump 4th; Sam Roach discus 1st, hammer 1st, shot 1st. U15W - Lucy Campbell 200m 5th ht,1500m 1st , 3000m 1st , long jump 7th ; Steise Hodgson 1500m 2nd , shot 4th, 800m 2nd , long jump 6th; Abbie Brailey 200m 5th ht , triple jump 3rd ; Jessica Bennett 200m 4th ht, triple jump 2nd , 800m 3rd , 300m 3rd ; Chloe Regan 200m 6th ht , 800m 4th, 300m 4th, long jump 8th; Kim Morgan 75m ht 2nd triple jump 1st, long jump 3rd; Rebecca Spear discus 1st; shot 3rd; Saxon Howson shot 2nd, 100m 3rd; U17M - James Norman 100m 4th, long jump 4th ; Jake Parmenter 100m 3rd ht, long jump 3rd, triple jump 3rd; Joe Parish 1500m 1st, 3000m 1st; Jack Hutchens 1500m 2nd , 3000m 3rd , 800m 1st; Nick Bennett 1500m 3rd ; Oscar Tully 200m 4th , 800m 3rd; Oliver Friend 400m 4th , 800m 6th, triple jump 4th; Robbie Overney 800m 7th. U17W - Beth Scattergood 200m 3rd ht , 300m 1st; Rebecca Phillips 200m 4th ht , 100m 2nd; Sophie Berry 800m 2nd, 300m 6th; Hollie Sharpe 100m 3rd ht , 300m 4th ; Claire Flanagan 100m 4th ht, 300m 5th, long jump 4th . U20M - Davey Platt 1500m 1st, 400m 3rd; Sam Petty 1500m 2nd, 400m 2nd, javelin 3rd. U20W - Caroline Parmenter 400m hurdles 2nd, high jump 2nd; Jo Devine 100m 6th, 400m 4th. Senior men - Bobby Smale 100m 5th, 400m 6th, 200m 5th 800m 10th ; Mark Linskill 400m 1st , high jump -1st 400m hurdles 1st, 200m 1st . Senior women - Rachel Higgs hammer 1st , shot 2nd ; Sarah Godbeer 100m 4th; Claire Linskill long jump 1st. Veteran men - Colin Petty discus 1st, hammer 1st. Veteran women - Georgina Martin 200m 2nd , 100m 5th .