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Chelmsford Athletics Club News story

Junior team maintain push for EYAL Top Six finish with strong display on home soil

03 Jun 2019

On an extremely hot day, Chelmsford’s Juniors put up a fantastic display in their home EYAL match on Sunday.  Competing against very strong teams from league-leaders Havering, Basildon and Colchester Harriers, the team pulled out all the stops to end the day only 51 points behind Havering, and 141 points of Basildon.

Star performer was Nathan Bushnell, who won the U17 Shot, Discus, and Hammer – while debutante Alannah Bushnell won the U13 Girls Discus.

The team now go into their final two matches placed fifth in the EYAL, and potentially on course for their first Top Six finish for a number of years.

Event winners on the day were:

Age Group

A String

B String

U13 Girls


Gaby Bilbie – 800m

Kayleigh Atkinson – 1500m

Freya Coley – Long Jump

Alannah Bushnell – Discus

Angel Wright – 100m, 200m, Long Jump

Annabelle Crystall – 800m

Lizzy Oliver - Javelin

U15 Girls


Kissiwaa Mensah – 100m, 200m

Erin Little – 800m

Maegan Hopkins – Shot

Lily Brand – Javelin

Lois Clarke – 100m

Lily Brand – Shot

Maegan Hopkins - Javelin

U17 Women


Lily Parris – 300m

Martha Smith – 1500m

Emma Rattle – High Jump

Lola Kuponiyi - Shot

Faye Sweeting – 800m

Lauryn Wood – 1500m

Grace Cluskey – High Jump

Evelyn Pope – Long Jump

Isabelle Berryman – Triple Jump

U13 Boys



Gregory Martin – 1500m

Archie Durham – 1500m

Edward Hughes – Long Jump

U15 Boys


Jack Hughes – Pole Vault

Onyeka Okoh – 800m

U17 Men


Darcy Sullivan – 200m

Seb Clatworthy – High Jump

Nathan Bushnell – Shot, Discus, Hammer

Samuel Waite – 1500m

Oliver Early – High Jump

Johnson Alo – Long Jump

Sam Hatcher – Shot

Tristan Koch - Discus