Success for Under 15 Boys in Regional Sportshall Final
The Mountbatten Centre in Portsmouth hosted the Under 13 and Under 15 Sportshall South Regional Finals on Saturday 16 February.
The Hampshire Under 15 Boys' team won their competition, in which there were several individual successes. Bradley Awuah-Peasah (Team Southampton) finished first in the 4-Lap Race and the Standing Long Jump, Josh Kelly (Havant) won the Shot, Robert Ellis (Winchester & District) and Will Hodgetts (Team Southampton) tied for first place in the 2-Lap Race, Jacob Tudball (Team Southampton) won the Standing Triple Jump and the team won the 8-Lap Paarlauf.
In the other three age groups, the Hampshire teams finished in second place. For the Under 13 Boys, where Hampshire League champions Mountbatten School provided many in the team, Matt Johnson was first in both the 2-Lap Race and the Standing Long Jump, Matt Clarke won the Standing Triple Jump and the team won the 4x2-Lap Relay. In the Girls' competitions, the teams scored consistently across most events, with individual wins for Ellora Milsom (Andover) in the Under 13 Girls' Speed Bounce and for the Under 15 Girls' team in the 8-Lap Paarlauf.
Meanwhile, the Isle of Wight teams came first in the Under 13 Boys' and fourth in the Under 13 Girls' and Under 15 Boys' competitions, and the Channel Islands Under 15 Girls' team finished third.