A team of St Ives swimmers finished in second place in the Junior Fenland League vent which was held at Newmarket on Saturday (May 18) night.

The swimmers, aged 13 and under, competed against City of Peterborough A, Huntingdon and Bottisham and took second place in the first round.

In a fiercely contested second round, the team finished in second place again to keep the club near the top of the league table.

In the final event, the 8 x 50 metres frontcrawl relay, both Huntingdon and St Ives were neck-and-neck coming into the final 50 metres of the event when Edie Lewis brought home the relay victory for St Ives with a magnificent sprint to the finish.

There was great racing by both teams. Finley Terry, Luca Jones, Prachi Ghori, Lottie Johnson, Layla Burdett, Ross Burdett, Miles Cannon, Jack Ballester, Flo Taylor, Soufian Abdelrazek, Freya Wooding, Orla Setchell, Tate Taylor, Amelie Coulston and Annabelle Margot all swam superbly across the spectrum achieving great results for both themselves and the club.

Final Results as follows:

Bottisham 63

Huntingdon  114 

St Ives 126

Peterborough A 145