We’re very proud of the achievements of all of our students at Myton, but this year’s Year 9 girls have really blown us away with their sporting success.
Abby Jolley – swimming
Abby Jolley is a talented swimmer who qualified last season for the Welsh Nationals and set several personal bests. This year, she has been a key swimmer in the school team, helping them achieve success in the Level 2 School Games. She has won countless Midlands qualifying times and will be swimming in the British Championships on 29 July, and the 14/16 girls 4 x 100 freestyle relay in Sheffield at the end of the month, before going to swim training camp in Croatia with her club during the summer holidays.
Tia Norton – padel tennis
Tia Norton represented Team GB at the World Junior Padel Tennis Championships in Mexico City last year. This year she has been signed by Adidas as their number one female player in the UK. She recently played an exhibition match in London and Barcelona and will be playing in Australia later this month. She is also representing the United Kingdom in the Junior Padel World Championship in Malaga in October.
Anais Cleaver – netball
Anais Cleaver was recently selected for the Warwickshire County U16 Netball Squad, having last year been in the U14 Development Squad. She has made significant progress this year, playing a year up for the school and will be attending trials for the Wasps U17 Squad later on in the year. She currently plays for Leamington and has represented the club as part of the U14 Regional Team.
Grace Fairweather – athletics
Grace Fairweather achieved success at the District Athletics Championships and was selected for the County Championships. She won her events – the 100m and Long Jump – and competed for Warwickshire in the Inter Counties Championships at the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham.
Grace was also part of the school Inter Girls team who reached the Midlands ESAA Track & Field Finals and the Year 9 team who won the Central Warwickshire Championships. She also qualified for the England Indoor Championships in Sheffield in the 60m sprint. Earlier in the season, Grace represented Warwickshire in the U15 team at the Sportshall Regional Competition and competed in the County Combined Athletics team, finishing in the top 8 at the Warwickshire Championships.Click here to return to the current newsletter