The youngsters were led home by Darcy Hawkins, who finished first in the U11 girls’ race. Darcy has enjoyed a great winter, winning all four of the county league matches this season and finishing second in the Hampshire Cross-Country championships at Fairthorne Manor.
Will Hayward also posted a good time to finish fifth in the U11 boys’ race.
New Forest Runners juniors results
U11 girls: 1, Darcy Hawkins; 25, Lillie Press; 37, Emma Hall.
U11 boys: 5, Will Hayward; 34, Stanley Day.
U13 girls: 58, Mariah Marshall.
U13 boys: 18, Toby Hawkins; 47, Matthew Hall.