EAC youngsters into UK finals

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These Edinburgh Athletics Club youngsters have qualified for UK finals in Birmingham on September 6 after winning the Scottish Youth Development League Final at under-13 and under-15 level in Kilmarnock at the weekend.

Max Leslie was impressive winning the 100m, 200m and long jump events in the under-13 category while Rory Jackson came first in the under-115 discus and javelin.

Lucia Montgomery came first in the under-13 800m and Zaynah Aziz won the 1500m event in the under-15 age group.

There was also a notable contribution from Sarah Malone, second in both the under-15 200m and long jump.

Runners-up to Edinburgh AC were Giffnock North followed by Central, Aberdeen, Inverness 459 points, North Lanarkshire and South Lanarkshire.

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