Fran-tastic! BADAC star Nuttell wins the Pateman Trophy

Frances Nuttell.
Frances Nuttell.

Frances Nuttell was presented with the Pateman Trophy at the Lincolnshire Track and Field Championships.

The trophy is awarded annually by Lincolnshire Athletics Association to the most outstanding junior girl all rounder in the county, and takes into consideration achievements in both track and field and winter-season athletics.

Frances’s achievements during the 2012 track season, together with her combined events performances and her sportshall athletics results during 2012-13, won her the trophy.

During 2012, Frances progressed to both the English Schools AA under 15s high jump championship at Gateshead, and the National Combined Events Final at Bedford.

She also represented Lincolnshire in the Regional Sportshall Athletics Championships.

Her best performances as an under 15 were: high jump 1.58m, pole vault 2,25m, long jump 4.40m, 100m 13.8 secs, shot 6.77m, 75m hurdles 12.2 secs, triple jump 8.88m, 200m 31.2secs, 800m 23 mins 07 secs, pentathlon 2088 points.