Eight Leweston School fencers took part in the BYC Regional Epee Competition at Millfield School at the weekend.
In the U14, Jessica S, Year 8 was 3rd and Reuben C, Year 9 was 10th. In the U16 Boys, Henry B, Year 9 was 12th and in the Girls, Nikita M, Year 10, was 6th, Fenella T, Year 10, finished 8th. In the U18 Girls, Millie W, Year 10 was 10th, Gigi K, Year 11, was 7th and Emily A, Year 11 finished 11th.
This was a first fencing event for many of the school team with a lot of experience learnt. From this event fencers are selected for the South West Regional team to go forward to the national finals at Sheffield.
The following fencers have been selected for the Region:
U12 – Jess S, Year 8
U14 – Nikita M, Year 10 and Fenella T, Year 10
U18 – Gigi K, Year 11.
Well done to all the fencers!