Double gold strike for Greenwood

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LEON Greenwood returned from the North of England Athletics Championships in Cudworth, Barnsley last weekend with a double gold medal haul and a personal best time.

Spenborough Athletics Club member Leon won the Under-15 Boys 100m in a time of 11.55 seconds and went on to record his best time of 23.22 to win the 200m race.

There was further Spenborough success as Ciara Flannery won the Under-17 girls 300m, breaking the tape in 40.14 seconds.

Scott Atkinson was second in the Under-17s boys 400m race in 49.23 seconds while Chelsea Mitchell threw 9.92 metres to finish third in the shot putt.

Lauren Powell was fourth in the Under-17 100m in 12.77 second and Isaac Kitchen-Smith reached the final of the Under-17 Boys 200m.