Nine young athletes from the ranks of Morpeth Harriers took part in the third meeting of the series of Indoor Standards events, held at Gateshead College on the evening of Thursday 16th January 2020.
The most Senior of those taking part was Jessica Young-Rogers, who in her first round 60m Sprint,
was just outside her best time, when she clocked 8.02s,
to finish as second fastest Junior Woman, behind Gateshead dynamo Megan Costello.
In her later run 60m, although a little slower with 8.09s, she was equal fastest along with Gateshead’s Philippa Ellis.
Alice Geoghegan ran a new personal best of 8.36s, when finishing as third fastest Under 17 Woman in the first-round phase of 60m events.
Another Under 17 Morpeth Harrier in action here was Mia Belton, who was ninth fastest with her clocking of 8.56s, who later managed to produce a better clocking of 8.38s, which made her second fastest of the second-round athletes.
Two Under 15 Morpeth Harrier Girls pulled off some excellent 60m performances.
In her first attempt at the distance Freya Caygill clocked the third fastest time of 8.49s,
and Victoria Hodgson produced a personal best of 8.72s, to finish as eighth fastest.
Reuben Moss had his first outing in a Morpeth vest, when he finished as seventh equal fastest Under 15 Boy, producing brand new figures for the 60m of 8.45s, his previous outing over the distance being the North East Championships of 2019, when he had been competing for Wallsend Harriers.
Another Morpeth Under 15 Boy in action over 60m was Sam Dent,
who was ninth fastest in his age group with his clocking of 8.60s.
Morpeth athletes Kayleigh Wenn and Charlotte Earl had respective victories in the
Junior and Under 17 Women’s Triple Jump events, producing bests of 8.71m and 10.44m.