On the second day of the combined Northern Athletics Senior/Under 20/ Under 17 Indoor Track and Field Championships, held at Sheffield Arena held over Saturday and Sunday 13th & 14th January 2018,
Morpeth Harriers Under 17 Throws specialist Andrew Knight,
earned himself an excellent Gold Medal in the Shot Putt, with a winning Putt of 14.65m,
which saw him win by a 77cm margin over Wakefield’s Aran Thomas,
who is the current Yorkshire Outdoor Champion.
Fellow North-East athlete James Wordsworth of North Shields Poly took the Bronze medal with a best of 13.81m.
A personal best performance of 12.14m, earned Morpeth Harrier Ethan Stephenson a Silver Medal
in the Under 17 Men’s Triple Jump, at the first day of the Championships.
Stephenson also finished sixth in the Long Jump with figures of 5.75m.