Winchester & District AC young athletes took part in the first Hampshire Sportshall meeting at Andover Leisure Centre. Competing against teams from Portsmouth, Southampton, Havant, Andover Overton and Aldershot they performed really well.The star performance was achieved by the Under 11 boys team who managed first team position despite having an inexperienced team. The four scoring athletes were Jake Pasche 4th, Billy Brackley 5th, Toby Pace 12th and Euan Holm 13th. The relay team of Brackley, Pasche, Pace and Joe Jarvis were also victorious. Individually the best performances were- Billy Brackley 1st Histepper13.03. 2nd 1 Lap 13.6. 2nd 3 Lap 44.6. Jake Pasche 3rd Histepper 13.52. 4th Chest Push 5.25m . Toby Pace 4th 1 Lap
The Under 11 girls’ team were 4th out of the 12 competing teams, again a very good achievement considering their inexperience. The scorers were Grace White 4th, Emma Shedden 9th, Tuesday Bettridge 25th & Jasmine Jones 32nd. The 4x1 Lap relay team of White, Shedden, Mia Greenway and Anisha Mathema were 3rd. Best Performances-Grace White 1st 1 Lap 13.6. 1st 3 Lap 42.9. 3rd Histepper 14.04. 3rd Chest Push 6.00m. Emma Shedden 6th 3 Lap 44.8. 6th Histepper 14.34.Tuesday Bettridge 10th Vertical Jump 39.
In the Under 13 Girls competition WADAC managed 2ND place with Serena Charles 4th, Ella Popowicz 7th, Amy Dawes 8th & Alina Eichhorst 9th. The relay team of Dawes, Charles, Popowicz and Sophie Torrance was 2nd. Individual highlights-Serena Charles 1st Vertical Jump 52. 2nd Shot 7.46m. Amy Dawes 2nd 4 Lap 57.3. 3rd 2 Lap 26.1 .Ella Popowicz 2nd Standing Long Jump 1.94m.Alina Eichhorst. 1st Speed Bounce 79.Daisy Humphrey 1st Standing Long Jump 2.02m Sophie Torrance 5th Speed Bounce 76. The Under 13 boys team were also 2nd and had Jonathan Eadie 8th, Tomas Popowicz 11th Frankie Diedrichsen 12th & Samuel Roberts 15th .
Best Performances-Jonathan Eadie 5th Standing Long Jump 1.98m Tomas Popowicz 6th 2 Lap 27.5 Samuel Roberts 5th 4 Lap 60.5. Jacob Clements 4th= Speed Bounce 67. Sam Clifton 5th Shot 7.00m