NEWS: Riley signs off racing with a win

Hethersett Hawks/Swinton & Co had two riders in the Eastern Region team that defeated the North & Scotland in the 3rd/4th place play-off for the British Women & Girls League at Sheffield. Danni Riley scored 12 points and Katie Adams 6 in the 63-57 victory.

In the Grand Prix event Danni Riley signed off her current racing career before joining the RAF by beating a top-class field to win the “A” Final. Katie Adams had to withdraw feeling unwell during the heats.

Four Hawks took top honours in the Norfolk Grand Prix series after the final round was held at Harford Park. Series winners were Giles Awbery (U10s) Owen Wells (U13s) Danni Riley (Ladies) and Olly Riley (Seniors). Beth Allen (U13s), Katie Adams and Carly Grimes (Ladies) also picked up top-three awards.

This weekend all the action is at Great Blakenham with the East Anglian Championships on Saturday and the Hawks facing the Suffolk club in all three South East Leagues on Sunday.