Girls conquer challenging course at the Cross Country Cup

The girls had some very good runs at the ESAA Cross Country Cup, held on 9th October at the Laverstock Campus in Salisbury.

Junior Girls' Team
The Junior Girls' Team ran well over a challenging course which was for some their first major cross country competition. The team finished third and will hopefully qualify for the regional round later this term. Dora finished 7th, Honor 16th, Matilda 17th, Claire 23rd and Baylee 32nd in a field of 45+.

Results:

Round 1
Position       Points        School

1                 16              Leweston School, Sherborne
2                 26              South Wilts Grammar School for Girls, Salisbury
3                 66              St Mary's Calne and St Margaret's Preparatory School (Calne)
4                 77              Sherborne School for Girls, Sherborne
5                 94              Lavington School, Devizes
6                107             St Edmund's Girls' School, Salisbury
7                114             The Sir John Colfox School, Bridport
8                131             Clayesmore School, Blandford Forum
9                180             Budmouth College, Weymouth

Inter Girls' Team
The Inter Girls' Team put in some fine performances. Lara had a particularly good run finishing 5th, Lily 19th, Pollyanna 20th, Eliza 21st, Ophelia 24th and Maria 28th. The team finished 4th overall.

Results:

Round 1
Position     Points          School
1               24                Sherborne School for Girls, Sherborne
2               34                South Wilts Grammar School for Girls, Salisbury
3               49                Leweston School, Sherborne
4               65                St Mary's Calne and St Margaret's Preparatory School (Calne)
5               89                The Sir John Colfox School, Bridport
6               89                Queen Elizabeth's School, Wimborne
7              148               St Edmund's Girls' School, Salisbury