Four wins for Tom in round 3

The third round of the Sports Centre League saw Retford take on teams from Mansfield, Worksop, CaBSc, Newark and Sherwood.

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 4th May 2013, 10:38 am

After two rounds Retford were lying in joint second place with local rivals Worksop, behind a strong Sherwood team.

Tom Atkinson got Retford off to a great start with a win in the boys 15/u 100m IM in a time of 1:05.44.

Atkinson then added Retford’s other win in the first half, in the boys 15/u 50m Butterfly, (29.10).

Retford claimed an impressive five wins in the second half, two more from Atkinson in the 15/u 100m Backstroke (1:04.75) and 15/u 100m Freestyle (57.38).

Emma Davies touched first in the girls 13/u IM in an notable personal best time of 1:12.02 and the 13/u 100m Freestyle (1:03.77).

The boys 11/13 yrs Medley relay team of Samuel Templeton, Jack Randell, Liam Marshall and Dan Atkinson claimed the final victory of the evening.

The final points of the evening as: 1st Sherwood 219; 2nd Worksop 191; 3rd Retford 176; 4th Mansfield 152; 5th Newark 110; 6th CABsc 95.

The following PBS were recorded – 50m Butterfly: Emma Davies, Tom Atkinson, Samuel Templeton, Mia Hunt; 100m Butterfly: Owen Roberts; 50m Backstroke: Mia Hunt; 50m Breaststroke: Samuel Templeton; 100m Breaststroke: Tom Atkinson; 50m Freestyle: Samuel Templeton; 100m Freestyle: Toby Sanderson, Oliver Taylor; 100m IM: Liam Marshall, Emma Davies.