Several athletes from Morpeth Harriers were in action at the
Tartan Games held at Gateshead Stadium on Sunday 27th August 2017.
In the Field events, Ethan Stephenson won both the Under 15 High Jump and Long Jump
with respective marks of 1.78 metres and 5.81 metres both PBs.
Bobbie Griffiths won the Javelin in both the the Under 20 and Under 17 Womens competition,
36.62metres in the the older section and heavier implement,and 42.64 metres in the younger age group.
Andrew Knight took victory in the Under 17 Mens Shot with a throw of 14.62 metres.
On the track James Young won the Senior Mens 800 metres in 1m58.54s, just holding off
a late challenge from Sunderland Harriers Mark Smith.
Ellie Longstaff won the Under 13 Girls 100 metres in 13.55s.
Amy Lott was second to Houghtons Philippa Ellis in the Under 15 Girls 75 metre Hurdles.
In the Under 17 Women 100 metres, Nadine Arkle was third in 13.69s.
Sean O`Hara finished second in the the Under 20 Men 200 metres in 23.15s.
In the Under 15 Boys 200m, Jacob Clayton finished third in 29.08s.
Report by Les Venmore