Pendle’s star pupils show they are all good sports

Pendle’s star pupils show  they are all good sports

Blacko Primary School were runners-up in the Pendle schools Y5/6 sportshall athletic event

Laneshawbridge won the Pendle schools Y5/6 sportshall event

First published in Sport

A TOTAL of 22 teams competed in Pendle Schools Year Five/Six Indoor Sportshall Athletics with the top six reaching the final at Pendle Vale College.

They competed in 10 running, jumping and throwing events which were officiated by students from Pendle Vale College and Fishermore High School.

The competition was fierce and the title was not decided until the last two races of the evening with Laneshawbridge eventually crowned champions – two points ahead of runners-up Blacko.

“With so many people in the hall there was a great atmosphere and all competitors responded to this,” said School Games Organiser Neil Stewart.

Laneshawbridge continued their winning run from last year and were once again, crowned champions ane went on to represent Pendle at the Sainsburys Lancashire Schools Games in Thornton Cleveleys.

Blacko also booked their trip to Thornton Cleveleys to represent the borough in the small school competition.

  • Results Champions: Laneshawbridge (130pts), runners-up: Blacko 128; 3rd: St Michaels and All Angels 100; 4th: St Josephs 90; 5th: Coates Lane 8; 6th: Marsden 64.

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