Success in the Pool

Once again Albany Academy students have been shining in the world of sport. Twenty-four Year 7 & 8 students took part in Chorley Schools Swim Gala & Aqua Splash held at All Seasons Leisure Centre. The students ended the competition with success in both the individual and team events.

The gala which is organised by the Chorley Schools Sport Partnership brought together some of the most talented swimmers from across Chorley to compete in the pool. Individual success came from Max Mead who finished 3rd in 50m Freestyle, Lucas Brennand who finished 3rd in 50m Breast Stroke and Piper Stevens who finished 2nd in the 50mButterfly. The Aqua splash team came 2nd overall and gained silver medal. The team who were all from Year 7 were Chloe Ferguson, Jessica Scott-Fowell, Cameron Delamey. Harvey Umston.

Head of Year 8 & 9, Mrs Lewis, said, “There was bags of enthusiasm and commitment shown by all involved, with a range of individual as well as team successes. A thoroughly enjoyable evening.”