Anna Bush, Andrew Edgerton win bronze in Bendigo

WIMMERA athletes Anna Bush and Andrew Edgerton both claimed bronze at the Little Athletics State Multi-Event Championships in Bendigo.

The competition ran on Saturday and Sunday.

Bush – a Horsham Little Athletics Club member – finished with 2102 points in the under-15 girls heptathlon.

She achieved personal best results in her 200-metre, 800-metre, long jump and javelin events.

Edgerton, who is studying at Scotch College and representing Camberwell Malvern, finished with 2854 points in the under-15 boys heptathlon.

He recorded personal bests in the javelin, 800 metres and 100-metre hurdles.

Horsham athletics coach Rick Price said both had been selected in a training squad for the Victorian team that would be cut from eight athletes to four ahead of the Little Athletics multi-event championships in Melbourne in May.

In the under-13 boys outdoor pentathlon, Darcy Edgerton, representing Horsham, finished seventh in the under-13 boys outdoor pentathlon.

He recorded personal best results in the discus, 800 metres and long jump.

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