Chichester pair star on national stage

A pair of Chichester pupils became champions at the National Prep Schools Athletics meeting in Birmingham.

Friday, 12th August 2016, 10:00 am
Updated Thursday, 7th June 2018, 6:09 pm
Jack McCullock and Jemima Lawrence
Jack McCullock and Jemima Lawrence

Part of an 11-strong team representing Years six, seven and eight at Westbourne House School, Jack McCulloch won the under-14 300metres, while Jemima Lawrence was victorious in the shot putt.

Head of Westbourne House athletics Jill Howarth said: “Jack and Jemima are two exceptionally-talented athletes who worked really hard for their success and we were delighted when Jack secured a sports scholarship at Seaford College.”

Lawrence was also placed eighth in the 200m and was part of the under-14 relay team, including Lily Harries, Tati Reed and Tilly Hogan, who secured fifth place. McCulloch also achieved seventh in the triple jump, assuring a strong future for Westbourne House at the NPSA meeting.

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