On Saturday,Athletes from Liverpool Pembroke & Sefton travelled to Worden Park in Leyland for the final race in the Mid-lancs Cross country league;they returned having claimed two league titles & one team bronze. Kirsty Longley showed her usual dogged determination in finishing runner-up in the Senior Women’s race. She was well supported by Zoe Tarrach in 13th place, a very creditable run in her first ever cross country race. Toria Swift in 29th place brought the team home in 2nd place which clinched the Div.3 title.
The under 13 boys team of Liam Bibby(5), Jack Crook(8),Josh Forrest (18) & Joe Martin (19)were placed 2nd with 50 points behind Pendle (31). Also running were Michael Croft(23), Max Cotterill(27) & Joe Marshall(35). This performance secured them the overall team bronze. At Under 11 level,the Barnsley twins, Alex & Megan, have run consistently well all season. This time Alex(9)got the better of Megan(12). Morag Molyneux (3), Charlotte Mawdsley(22) & Kate Croft(28)competed at under 13 level, whilst Georgie Hannaway finished a very creditable 7th in the under 15 race. The under 17 boys team had already clinched the league title prior to the final race and had only James Loftus(6)& Dave Reece(11) running on the day.
Report Wally Bridson (Sec)