PUPILS from Our Lady of Grace showed a real spring in their step as they claimed the title at Prestwich and Whitefield Junior Schools Sports Association's annual spring netball tournament.

The Prestwich school finished unbeaten on the day, winning every game to top their group before beating St Margaret's 5-2 in the final.

Defeat in the final was St Margaret's first in the competition after they topped their group with four straight wins.

St Michael's beat Higher Lane in the third-place play-off after the two teams finished runners-up in their groups.

The other six schools that took part in the day-long tournament at Philips High School were Sedgley Park, Sunnyback, King David, St Philip's, Park View and Mersey Drive.