Silver Medals for Pupils at County Cross Country Championships
Tuesday 14th January 2020

Seven Wickersley School pupils took part in the Yorkshire Cross Country Championships held at Lightwater Valley last weekend with four coming home with team silver medals.

All the pupils run with Rotherham Harriers in the individual championships and the first three team members score team points for the team placings.

Amelia Topliss and Evie Thomson were two of the top three Rotherham Under 15 Girls team across the line coming home in 16th and 22nd place respectively, which combined with their third teammate’s 7th place earned them the silver team medals.

In the Boys Under 15 event Josh Gilbert and Luke Parker both had strong runs to finish in 11th and 15th positions along with their 10th place teammate, which also earned them a silver team medal.

In the Under 13 Boys event Jake Parker (23rd) and George Ellis (25th) – were part of the 6th place team.

Tom Bowman also competed placing 31st.

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