On Saturday 17th January several athletes competed in the Essex Cross Country Championships as part of the Borough of Southend Team. Joanna Rimmington finished in second place in the junior girls race and should be congratulated on her selection for the Essex team to compete in the All England Championships in March. Also in the junior girls was Isabelle Bates, who as a bottom year runner finished in 25th position. In the intermediate girls' race Katie Faint was 7th and is waiting to see if she has made the cut off for County selection, Megan Richardson was 13th, Natasha May 16th, and Iona Doyle 27th. The intermediate girls' team picked up a silver medal for second placed team behind Mid-Essex. In the senior girls' race Olivia Sofroniou finished in 10th place and the senior boys race Edward Cooper finished in 20th position. Well done to all the athletes who took part in freezing cold conditions.
Fixtures this week:
Wednesday 28th January High Jump, Triple Jump and Long Jump coaching workshop (for invited athletes)
Thursday 29th January Dance Benefit from 7.30pm in the school hall. Tickets available from the PE office.
SHSG's U14 netball squad in their new kit - September 2014