2The sun shone down on this Year’s Sports Day as pupils, parents, friends and family gathered on the Sports field with their picnics and gazebos for some traditional summer athletics.

4In the flat races Chester Maclead (U9) did extremely well, winning both the 70m and the 200m and Lorna Willmott (U13) won both the 100m and 200m. Corinna Clarkson and Andrew King (U12) won both the long distance races (400m and 800m).

Joseph Stocks (U12) was jumping for joy as he won both the Long Jump and the High Jump, Billy Benson (U13) did extremely well winning both the Javelin and the Shot Putt. A firmfavourite on Sports Day is the triple jump, which gathered quite group of spectators, this year it was won by Fisayo Michael-Idowu (U14) and Lucy Humphreys (U14), Silas Jack (U13) and Emily Cox (U13). Full set of results below.

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Towards the end of the afternoon everyone was track side for the greatly anticipated relays. Friends and families cheered the teams on with great enthusiasm. The Intermediate Section was won by the Boarders (Boys) and Deacon (Girls). The Senior Section was won by Oaksey (Boys) Deacon (Girls).

The day ended with the first ever final of Tugof War to celebrate 50 years of Co-education at Dean Close. Heats have been taking place between all of the houses over the Trinity Term, with the final taking place on Sports Day, between Yeaman and the Boarders, Yeaman won! The staff and parents thought it looked like so much fun they decided to have their own match, won by the parents.

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SPORTS DAY 2018 – Winners

YEAR

EVENT

BOYS

GIRLS

U9 (Year 3) 70m Chester Macleod Nagyda Omereonye
200m Chester Macleod Nagyda Omereonye
400m Zachary Litman Zara Ristic
LONG JUMP Chester Macleod Verity Filley
CRICKET BALL Noah Shepherd Zara Ristic
U10 (Year 4) 70m Charlie Acid Sena Okudaira
200m Arthur Clarkson Amelia Taylor
400m Arthur Clarkson Jessica Houghton-Souness
LONG JUMP Zachari Cowling Molly Rafferty
CRICKET BALL Harry Fracasso-Stroud Bo Davidson
U11 (Year 5) 80m Kwabena Ofosu-Apea Jessica Hindley
200m Kanmi Lansebe Darcey Chambers
400m Lucas Preece Jessica Hindley
LONG JUMP Kamni Lansebe Mia Cottam
HIGH JUMP Roman Gilbert Caitlin Allen
CRICKET BALL Gabriel Mattlé Mia Cottam
Year 3-5 Open 800m Lucas Preece Nagyda Omereonye

U12 (Year 6) 80m Milo Tomes Emma Howitt
200m Milo Tomes Bella Gillett
400m Andrew King Corinna Clarkson
800m Andrew king Corinna Clarkson
LONG JUMP Joseph Stocks Nuala Benson
HIGH JUMP Joseph Stocks Isabel Walton
CRICKET BALL Benjamin Lord Isabella Chihota
U13 (Year 7) 100m Oliver Heron Lorna Willmott
200m Frederick Logan Lorna Willmott
400m Billy Benson Martha Green
800m Silas Jack Martha Green
LONG JUMP Frederick Logan Lorna Willmott
TRIPLE JUMP Silas Jack Emily Cox
HIGH JUMP Andrew Cottingham Leila Wharton & Huiyi Lee
JAVELIN Billy Benson Lauren Luxton
SHOT PUTT Billy Benson Ella Taylor
U14 (Year 8) 100m James Main Lucy Humphreys
200m Charlie Currie Lucy Humphreys
400m Charlie McKinnes Clova Logan
800m Gregor May Mimi Gleeson
LONG JUMP James Main Lily Bond
TRIPLE JUMP Fisayo Michael-Idowu Lucy Humphreys
HIGH JUMP James Main Mimi Gleeson & Verity Moulding
JAVELIN Daniel Mills Molly Godfrey
SHOT PUTT Josh Wu Laura Goas Molins
Year 6-8 Open 1500m Silas Jack Corinna Clarkson
RELAYS INTERMEDIATE (Years 5 & 6) Boarders Deacon
SENIOR (Years 7 & 8) Oaksey Deacon

Bold means a new record.

Individual cups

BEST JUNIOR BOY Chester Macleod
BEST JUNIOR GIRL Nagyda Omereonye & Zara Ristic
BEST INTERMEDIATE BOY Joseph Stocks
BEST INTERMEDIATE GIRL Corinna Clarkson
BEST SENIOR BOY James Main
BEST SENIOR GIRL Lorna Willmott

SPORTS DAY CUPS

House cups

JUNIOR BOYS

Deacon

JUNIOR GIRLS

Yeaman

INTERMEDIATE BOYS

Boarders

INTERMEDIATE GIRLS

Deacon

SENIOR BOYS

Yeaman

SENIOR GIRLS

Yeaman

CHAMPION HOUSE

Yeaman