The final Youth Development League match for the Under 17 and Under 20 age groups took place at Dartford where a small Blue Star team performed with credit to finish 5th of the seven competing clubs. Tom Gilsenan-Best and Adam West notched up a double win in the Under 17 Men’s Long Jump with leaps of 5.47m and 5.21m respectively. Gilsenan-Best then went on to win the B races in the 100m (12.1s) and 200m (25.0s), with West running 12.0s to take second place in the 100m A race. The Under 20 Women’s Discus saw Caroline Wirth throw 26.82m to win the A string, with Maddie Povey winning the B event with 14.18m. The Under 20 Women’s High Jump saw Ellie Walker clear 1.55m to take second place in the A string with Tabby Lee clearing 1.45m to win the B string. Rocky Betts, competing up an age group recorded three personal bests in the 100m (12.2s), the 200m (24.9s) and the Long Jump (5.65m).

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