Six students have been successful in the Devon Schools’ Cross-Country Championships, held at Stover School, Newton Abbot on Saturday 21 January.
Holly D (Year 7), Caitlin S (Year 9), Johnny L (Year 9), Simon D (Year 10), Elliot M (Year 11), and Johnny C (Year 11), all qualified for the regional championships after ranking in the top 10 of their races.
Particular successes include Elliot M who was first in the intermediate boys section, and Caitlin S and Johnny L who both came second in the junior races.
Johnny said: “I enjoyed this round and I am really looking forward to the challenge of the next round.”
The championships are organised by the Devon Schools’ Athletic Association and the regional (South West) championships will be held at Truro School, Cornwall, on 4 February.
By Jonathon C, student reporter
CGS qualifying results:
Elliot – 1st Inter Boys
Simon – 5th Inter Boys
Jonny C – 10th Inter Boys
Caitlin – 2nd Junior Girls
Johnny L – 2nd Junior Boys
Holly – 5th Minor Girls