Norfolk youngsters pipped by Suffolk at Anglian Schools Cross Country Championships

Suffolk pipped Norfolk in the Anglian Schools Cross Country Championships in Northamptonshire.

The undemanding Corby courses enabled Norfolk's best to flourish. The under-17 girls easily won the 3.3km team race, led by Nastassja Potgeiter in third with Catherine Lee seventh and Mabel Becket eighth.

Iona Lake took a superb second in the senior girls' race, with Esme Salmon third and Juliet Broster fourth.

The under-15 girls finished second thanks to Ellie Drake's sixth, while City of Norwich runner Megan Soanes finished second – for Suffolk.

Luke Spear won the under-13 boys, while Ashley Waterson took third in the under-15 boys' 5km.

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Sean Watson was third in the under-17 boys' 6km race, with Scott Greeves 12th; Tom Gosling was 17th in the senior boys' race.

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