East Coast North Island Race Champs


East Coast North Island Race Champs

A large contingent of Napier Girls’ High School athletes competed at Frimley Park, Hastings last week. They dominated in the girls team competition, achieving the following results:

Year 9
Charlotte Lancaster just held off Britney Murphy for NGHS to gain the silver and bronze medals.
Paige Archer followed in 7th place to give the team 1st place in the three person team event.
Fleur Trent, Charlotte Macdonald and Plum King all finished in the top 13 to ensure that the team won Gold in the six person team too.

Juniors
A close fought contest at the front, with Brianna Lee just holding off Briana Irving (GGHS) to win with a new record by 20 seconds.
Brooke Morrison gained 8th place and Nina Boesch gained 11th to ensure that NGHS won the three person team event. Kate Stewart, Sophie Bassick and Libby Stewart helped our team also gain 1st in the six person team.

Seniors
Emily Dunn ran well, despite injury, to gain 3rd place with Isobel Angland in 4th and Lillian Shaw in 6th. This gave Napier Girls’ a clean sweep of all of the three person team events.