UPTON High School sprinted to a triple success story at the West Cheshire AC Track and Field Schools Cup match.
The Chester school won the overall competition staged by West Cheshire AC which featured 14 secondary schools at the Stanney Oaks track, in Ellesmere Port.
Upton also triumphed in the boys competition and finished joint winners of the girls award with Queen’s.
The Upton boys’ squad tasted victories in both Year 7 and Year 8 events while the Upton girls’ team proved victorious in the Year 9 and Year 10 age groups.
Highlights of Upton’s success included Sam Buckley’s close victory over Whitby High in the Y8 boys 100m, and Rory Hardman’s winning long jump of 4.50m.
Tess McCormick rounded the Y9 girls’ 800m for a winning time of two minutes 30 seconds, while Sophie Jones won the girls long jump with 4.63m.
Year 10 duo Danielle Erskine (4.58m) and Lucinda Dodd (7.61m) registered victories in the Y10 long jump and shot put respectively.