24 May Year 7, 8, 9 and 10 Borough Athletics
The Year 7 and 8 athletics squads represented JRCS at the Borough Athletics Championships on Tuesday 14th May and Thursday 16th May at Cricklefields Athletics Stadium, Ilford. There were some fantastic individual performances including the following:
Elizabeth Kersino 8A – Silver 300m
Aatif Issa 8B – Silver Triple Jump
Soraya Kapitene 8B – Silver 200m
Jack Marshall 7B – Bronze 800m
Elyse Inzinga 7D – Bronze 100m
Thomas McCabe 7D – Gold Shot Putt
Temi Taiwo 10A – Gold 1500m
Michael Tittley 10A – Silver- 1500m
Leticha Correia Cabral 9C- Bronze 1500m
Donte Auguste 9E – Silver 1500m
Ella Adomo 10A – Silver 200m
Olu Owoseni 10B – Bronze- Discus
Taylor Skinner, Tyresse Stoute, Fortunate Olaleye, Dimeji Olayinka – Gold – 4x100m
The Year 7 Girls team came 8th and Year 7 Boys team 7th. The Year 8 Girls achieved 4th place and Year 8 Boys came 6th. The Junior Squad achieved 7th place overall in the borough out of 12 teams entered.
The Year 9 squads came 6th overall and the Year 10 squads came 7th overall. Stand out performances go to the Year 10 Boys Relay Team. The boys became relay champions by 0.01 second. Fantastic way to finish off the day and to finish off their athletics season.
The athletics focus now is on Sports Day and training will be every Thursday on the field with all events available to practice.
Well done to all the students selected to represent the JRCS athletics team and congratulations to Thomas, Elizabeth, Soraya, Temi, Donte and Aatif who will go on to represent Barking and Dagenham Schools at the Essex Schools Championships next month.