THREE West Buckland School and North Devon Athletics Club athletes achieved success at the Devon Schools Athletics Championships in Exeter on Saturday and have qualified for the South West Championships. Rebecca Spear came first in the Junior Girls Shot

THREE West Buckland School and North Devon Athletics Club athletes achieved success at the Devon Schools Athletics Championships in Exeter on Saturday and have qualified for the South West Championships.

Rebecca Spear came first in the Junior Girls Shot with a distance of 8m 95cm and also excelled in the discus with a distance of 27m 77cm, which is the National Entry Standard.

Nick Bennett won the 1,500m in a time of 4mins 14 secs. He will compete in the 1,500m steeplechase at the South West event.

Jess Bennett came second in the Junior Girls 800m with a superb time of 2mins 25secs.