Simply the best for on-form Heather

MARCH Marlins put in a strong performance in the first round of the Junior Fenland League and finished third. Heather Nicholls, 11, won the under-12 100m individual medley, beating her previous best time by four seconds and finishing second in the under-1

MARCH Marlins put in a strong performance in the first round of the Junior Fenland League and finished third.

Heather Nicholls, 11, won the under-12 100m individual medley, beating her previous best time by four seconds and finishing second in the under-12 50m butterfly.

Ellis Westgate also set a personal best in winning the 50m butterfly and the team recorded 22 personal best times during the gala.

The team also returned nine second places and eight third places.


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Full results:

Second places - Sydney Davis: under-10 50m breaststroke (pb); Matthew Cox: under-13 breaststroke; Emily Morris: under-11 50m freestyle (first gala); Seve Revell: under-12 50m backstroke; Adam Lifshack: under-12 50m breaststroke; Francesca Jeynes: under-12 50m (pb); Craig Nicholls: under-13 50m freestyle; Elliott Watson: under-11 50m breaststroke (pb).

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Third places - Craig Nicholls: under-13 50m backstroke; Danielle Heather: under-13 50m backstroke; Hallie Woodall: under-12 50m freestyle; Jamie Wilson: under-10 50m backstroke; Danielle Westgate: under-10 50m freestyle and under-10 25m butterfly; Daisy Bevis: under-11 50m breaststroke (pb); Zainia James: under-12 50m butterfly.

Fourth places - Adam Lifshack: under-12 100m individual medley (six-second pb); nine-years freestyle relay team: Jack Bevis, Georgia Biggs, Elleasha Reeves and James Richardson; Jamie Wilson: under-10 50m breaststroke and under-10 50m freestyle; Chloe Jade Coulson: under-11 50m butterfly (pb); Josh Dando: under-12 50m freestyle (pb) and under-11 50m backstroke (pb); Laura Bevis: under-13 50m breaststroke and 50m freestyle (pb); Emily Wood: under-10 50m backstroke (pb); Sam Balkwill: under-11 50m freestyle; Matthew Cox: under-13 butterfly (pb); Danielle Heather: under-13 50m freestyle and 100m individual medley (pb): Seve Revell: under-13 100m individual medley (eight-second pb). Cannon relay team: Jamie Wilson, Emily Wood, Elliot Watson, Daisy Bevis, Ellis Westgate, Hallie Woodall, Matthew Cox and A Bevis.

Fifth places - Amy Bevis: under-11 50m backstroke (pb); James Richardson: under-10 25m butterfly.

Also swimming was Jack Biggs.

Final points: Peterborough 165, Wisbech 141, March 104, Bottisham 92 and Chatteris 34.

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