Munster Juveniles U12 and 13 Track and Field Championships, Ennis 8th and 9th June 2013

Post date: Jul 22, 2013 8:32:41 AM

Youghal AC had five athletes in action at the Munster Juvenile Track and Field Championships in Ennis on 8th and 9th June last. Kerrie Barrett ran in the U12 600m heat in which she was 4th in a time of 1.55.73; Lucy O’ Keefe ran in the second heat in a time of 2.00.00. Both girls qualified for the final. Kerrie was 9th in a time of 1.59.9 and Lucy was 12th in a time of 2.00.46. Conditions were extremely hot and it was difficult to run in very high temperatures.

Jake McCarthy and Matthew Cody ran in the U13 600m. Jake narrowly missed out on qualification and Matthew won his heat in a time of 1.51.71. Matthew came 3rd in the final in a time of 1.49.29. Peter Buckley also participated in the U13 Long Jump 3.81m and high jump 1.15m. He narrowly missed out on qualifying for the final when he came 5th in the 60m heat. Well done to all these athletes and parents for competing in such hot conditions and for making the journey to Ennis track. Full results can be obtained on