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26th June 2023

Preston District Athletics Champions 2023

Our Lady’s were crowned Preston District Athletics Champions 2023 at the annual Town Sports Athletics meeting on Wednesday 21st June at Witton Park, Blackburn. This is a huge achievement for the pupils involved and the school itself; reminding our school community of the talents that we possess and our determination to succeed.

Those involved in the team competition range from Year 7 up to Year 10. Some notable top three finishes can be found below along with some excellent in-action photos courtesy of Mr. Waring.

Top three finishes:

  • 100m: Jemma McMaster (1st), Ryan Taylor (3rd) and Chichi Ojumobi (2nd).
  • 200m: Charlotte Potts (2nd), Lucy Beesley (2nd) and Liam Taylor (1st).
  • 300m: Seth Lowe (3rd) and Daniel Cornall (2nd)
  • 800m: Jayden Beetham (2nd) and Emily Barnes (3rd)
  • 1500m: Lucy Mulhooland (1st) and Bruce Leeming (3rd)
  • Hurdles: Chloe Gildea (1st) and Will Russell (3rd)
  • Long Jump: Karley Roscoe (3rd) and Finlay Mitchell (1st)
  • Triple Jump: Shad Sedge-Martins (1st) and Andrew Asafo (1st)
  • Shot Put: Evie Mitchell (1st) and Isabelle Potts (1st)
  • 4 x 100m Relay:

Junior Girls (1st) – Charlotte Potts, Karley Roscoe, Poppy Simpson and Jemma McMaster

Junior Boys (1st) – Finlay Mitchell, Shay Sedge-Martins, Owen Dalton and Sam Walmesley/Jayden Beetham

Intermediate Girls (2nd) – Jiji Ojumobi, Lucy Beesley, Heidi Clark and Chichi Ojumobi