Swimming: Sharks youngsters do the double
There is a new name on the Norma Smith Trophy after Leicester Sharks A won Division One of the annual Leicestershire Young Teams gala at Braunstone.
There were 16 teams competing in two divisions, with relegation and promotion at stake.
Newly-formed this year, Sharks did the double as their B team took the Division Two title to gain promotion.
Leicester Penguins A finished runners-up in Division One, while their B team was promoted after taking second place in Division Two. Market Harborough and Melton were relegated from Division One.
Business Cards From Only £10.95 Delivered www.myprint-247.co.ukView details
Our heavyweight cards have FREE UV silk coating, FREE next day delivery & VAT included. Choose from 1000's of pre-designed templates or upload your own artwork. Orders dispatched within 24hrs.
Terms: Visit our site for more products: Business Cards, Compliment Slips, Letterheads, Leaflets, Postcards, Posters & much more. All items are free next day delivery. www.myprint-247.co.uk
Contact: 01858 468192
Valid until: Sunday, May 26 2013
Sharks A: Zoe Lock, Maisie Elliott, Nicole Smith, Millie Randle, Tegan Smith, Maddie Haywood, Molly Hey, Millie Scotchbrook, Joe Fletcher, Conor Jeffery, Joshua Curtis, Kai Bacon, Charlie Read, Scott Mcvea, Ben Black, Matthew Powell.
Sharks B: Sarah White, Molly Pye, Lindsay-Leigh Scott, Lucy Powell, Hannah Davies, Hannah White, Courtney Smith, Tai Vyas, Emily Hatfield, Jessie Mundy, Thomas Lloyd, Luca De Silva, Toby Cotton, Hugo Silifant, Alfie Morgan, James Davies, Bradley Norton, Thomas Christie-Smith.
Results – Division One: 1 Sharks A 100pts, 2 Penguins A 83, 3 Braunstone A 79, 4 Hinckley A 65, 5 Loughborough 38, 6 Coalville 37, 7 Market Harb 34, 8 Melton 30.
Division Two: 1 Sharks B 95pts, 2 Penguins B 91, 3 Braunstone B 65, 4 Neptune 64, 5 Shepshed 51, 6 Hinckley B 34, 7 Knighton Fields 28, 8 Oadby & Wigston 22.
The Midlands Short Course meet at Corby brought together East and West Midlands clubs.
City of Leicester swimmer Sophie Smith broke her own 200m freestyle senior record and won four Midlands titles.
Harriet West won two junior titles, while Harry Hathaway (Penguins) broke his own 1500m freestyle record as he became Midlands junior champion. Club-mate Ellis Kube was junior champion in the 100m individual medley. Results:
City of Leicester girls: Megan Morrison – open breaststroke final 3rd 1.12.08, 1st junior. Danielle Tomlinson – open breaststroke final 8th 1.14.83, 4th junior; 100m butterfly 3rd junior 1.4.94; 100M IM open final 3rd 1.7.06, 1st junior. Harriet West – 100m butterfly 1st junior 1.4.64; 50m butterfly open final 28.61 1st junior. Candice Hall – 400IM open final 5th 4.52.22, 3rd junior; open 200m backstroke final 8th 2.19.93, 3rd junior; 200m IM 2.22.23, 2nd junior. Sophie Smith – 200m F/S open final 1st 1.58.73 (County senior record); 50m backstroke open final 1st 28.67; 50m butterfly open final 1st 27.54; 50m F/S open final 2nd 25.50 (County record); 200m IM open final 1st 2.11.67; 100m F/S open final 1st 55.16.
City of Leicester boys: Jack Warren Ballard – 200IM open final 4th 2.7.87; 100m backstroke open final 7th 58.94; 200m F/S open final 8th 1.54.58; 200m backstroke open final 6th 2.4.3. Tsubasa Nakagawa – 100m F/S open final 2nd 50.17; 50m butterfly open final 5th 26.14; 50m backstroke open final 3rd 26.69; 50m F/S open final 2nd 22.95. Joel Allen – 1500m F/S 3rd junior 16.44.78. Nathan Birchenall – 100m F/S 3rd junior 55.07; 50m F/S 3rd junior 25.56.
Penguins boys: Harry Hathaway – 1500m F/S 1st junior 16.17.43 (County junior record), 4th open; 400m F/S 3rd junior 4.11.52; 100m IM 3rd junior 1.3.63. Ellis Kube – 50m breaststroke 3rd junior 32.32; 50m backstroke 1st junior 28.99; 100m backstroke 3rd junior 1.1.45; 100 IM open final 1st junior, 8th open 1.2.66.
Penguins girls: Rebecca Boyd – 100m IM open final 8th, 3rd junior 1.10.39.