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SCHOOL SPORT: Deadly duo get call
11:00am Thursday 28th June 2012 in Sport
Redford Curtis and Ed Burgess have been named in Oxfordshire’s team for the Aviva English Schools’ Track & Field Championships at Gateshead on July 6 and 7.
Curtis, from Hardwick, near Bicester, who won bronze in the junior boys’ javelin at the north-east venue last year, steps up to the intermediate age group this time.
The 15-year-old from Cokethorpe School, Witney, earned his selection after triumphing in the Oxfordshire Schools’ Track & Field Championships at Tilsley Park, Abingdon with a throw of 51.39m.
Burgess, from Cooper School, Bicester, will take part in the intermediate boys’ 100m hurdles after winning the county title in 13.8secs.