Johnson and Wilson shine for Wombwell

WOMBWELL Sporting Athletics Club picked up a promising sixth placed finish in the latest round of the North of England Track and Field League at the Keepmoat Stadium.

WOMBWELL Sporting Athletics Club picked up a promising sixth placed finish in the latest round of the North of England Track and Field League at the Keepmoat Stadium.

Strong winds on the back straight made conditions difficult but they did not affect Samantha Johnson who won the 1500m A race with a wide margin of 15.1s.

Donna Wilson was also victorious for Wombwell in the 400m B event, winning in a time of 1m 13s, before finishing third in the long jump B with a 2.15m leap.

Rachel Murray-Yarwood took second place in 3,000m A race in a time 15.54.2 and finished third in the 800m A in a time of 3.39.9.

The 4x100m relay team of Paige Baxter, Samantha Johnson, Diane Chandler and Wilson finished second in a time of 73.9s.

Chandler finished third in the Discus A with a throw of 18.40m.

The team’s youngsters, Baxter, Luke Knowles and Jordan Ibbotson competed well and picked up great experience in the Keepmoat event.

Diane Chandler finished 3rd in Discus A with a throw of 18.40m. Paige Baxter, Luke Knowles and Jordan Ibbotson, the youngsters in the team competed well and learnt from thr experience. The remainder of the team competed well to reach a score of 188.

Other results:

Womens: 100m A: 5, P Baxter 16.7; B: 5, D Wilson 20.7. 200m A: 5, P Baxter 33.6; B: 4, D Wilson 49.6. 400mA: 4, P Baxter 82.3. Discus B: 4, A Murray 13.39m. Hammer A: 4, D Chandler 14.80m; B: 4, D Wilson 5.11m. Javelin A: 5, D Chandler 14.69m; B: 4, A Murray 10.70m. Shot A: 4, D Chandler 6.50m; B: 4, A Murray 5.17m. Long jump A: 6, D Chandler 3.32m.

Mens: 100m A:6, J Yarwood-Murray 18.9; B: 6, L Silcock 14.0. 200m A: 6, J Ibbotson 28.5; B: 6, L Knowles 38.8. 400m A: 6, A Murray 61.1; B: 5, S Wilson 93.9. 800m A: 6, D Allemby 2.55.9; B: 4, J Ibbotson 2.38.5. 1500m: 5, L Knowles 5.10.2; B: 5, D Allemby 5.55.0. 5,000m A: 5, D Allembyu 20.33.6. 4 x 100m: 4, A Hughes, J Ibbotson, L Knowles, A Murray 56.9. 4 x 400m: 5, J

Yarwood- Murray, S Wilson, D Allemby, A Murray 5.50.8. Discus A:, 5 S Wilson 18.59m; B: 4, J Yarwood-Murray 12.89m. Hammer A: 4, A Hughes 23.96m; B: 4, S Wilson 16.82m. Javelin A: 4, L Silcock 40.28m; B: 5, A Hughes 27.75m.Shot A:

6, S Wilson 6.85m; B: 5, J Yarwood-Murray 6.22m. High jump A: 4, L Silcock 1.50m; B: 4, A Hughes 1.50m. Long jump A: 6, A Hughes 5.14m; B: 6, J Ibbotson 4.22m. Triple jump A: 5, A Hughes 10.42m; B: 4, L Silcock 9.57m.