8 West District Gold medals on the opening night in Kilmarnock.
The West District Championships kicked off this evening where Callum Matthews made the step up to senior level with a convincing win over 1500m at the Ayrshire Athletics Arena, winning in 4:03.95.
Laura Stark also moved up to U20 this season and took the gold medal over 1500m coming home in 4:36.11.
Over the 200m sprinter Anthony Young improved his heat time to take senior men gold in 22.25.
In the field Andrew Costello took the under 17 men’s hammer title with a dominant 55.20m throw.
Mia Sheperd also took gold in the under 20 women’s hammer with a 39.77m, Heather Fawcett also the same with a 50.18m grow at under 17 level.
In the Triple Jump Shona Ross took gold at under 20 with her final jump of 10.71m cementing the win.
Kirsty Costello followed her brother Andrew’s example at under 15 girls with a 48.51m for 1st place.