West Yorks Cross Country - Race 4

posted 15 Dec 2014, 15:04 by Spen A.C.   [ updated 17 Mar 2015, 12:17 ]
Spenborough's senior men finished in style in the fourth and final West Yorkshire Cross Country League race of the season at Guiseley on Sunday by finishing fourth team on the day and third overall. It was Paul Davis who led the Spen runners finishing 18th. This was Paul's best run in the league this season and he was rewarded with first place in the individual under twenty men's competition. Kevin Ogden (37th), led the rest of the senior men followed by Simon Bolland (42nd), Neil Barker (58th), Martin Hall (62nd) and Martin Peck (63rd). Other Spen finishers were Gerard Skippin (83rd) Ian Wilson (85th), John Turpin (97th), Ian Ogden (97th), Dave Butler (133rd), Lee Dolman (135th) and Mick Dransfield (141st). Tom Adams from Ilkley won the race. 

Becky Rowlands had a good run to finish twentieth in the senior women's race leading the Spenborough senior women's team to ninth place on the day and fifth overall. Becky was followed by Natasha Greere (40th), Emma McGuire (65th) Sarah Barker (78th) and Jackie Carter (90th). The women's race was won by Alex Bell from Pudsey. 

In the younger athlete's races Henry Carter placed thirty first in the under seventeen men's race. Courtney Benson was twenty eight and Molly Waring thirty forth in the under fifteen girl's race. Nickolas Brackenridge (40th) and his brother Harry (32nd) ran in the under fifteen and thirteen boy's races. In the under thirteen girl's race Olivia Reah placed thirty seventh, Mia Butler sixty fifth and Alicia Rose sixty sixth while in the first race of the day under eleven boys Jack Quinn and Jack Barraclough finished twenty sixth and forty seventh respectively.