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News Archive - October 2017

Academy runners romp home to victory

Posted: 20th October 2017
Congratulations to Braunton Academy who are the new champions of the North Devon Secondary Schools Stephens Shield Cross Country Competition.   Braunton Academy entered an incredibly strong cross country team this year and in doing so were rewarded with some fantastic results in each category seen below. year 7 girls 1st Year 7 boys 2nd Year 8 girls 1st Year 8 boys 1st Year 9 girls 3rd Year 9 boys 1st Year 10/11girls 3rd Year 10/11 boys 1st    Jamie Frickleton, head of Physical Education said, "Our students have once again been a credit to our Academy and our community. They have performed to their maximum throughout, and they were rewarded with some fantastic individual and team rewards. We have been unlucky runners-up in recent years to some much bigger schools and our students were determined to win this year. Standout performances came from Lillian Clopet in year 7, Abbi Oscroft in year 9​, J​ack Dutton in year 10 ​and Joel Kirby in year 1...

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