Munster U14-U19 Track & Field Championships 18/19-Jun-2016
Post date: Jun 20, 2016 8:2:22 AM
The Munster U14-U19 T & F championship took place in CIT on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th June . Youghal AC had 8 athletes competing over the 2 days with some outstanding performances and great results.
Ciaran McNamee competed in the boys U14 800m and also in the 1500m where he came an impressive 3rd . Lucy O Keeffe had a super run in the U 15 girls 1500m to finish an unlucky 5th in an excellent time of 5.06. Kerry Barrett competed in the girls U15 800m and finished 9th in a very competitive field. Lesley Cashman competed in the U15 girls 2000m walk where she brought home a silver Munster medal.
Tirna Cahill had a super throw 36.12m in the girls U16 hammer to take the Munster title. Jake McCarthy had a great run 9.47 min in the U16 boys 3000m to win a bronze medal . In the U17 boys 3000m race Killian Nolan came an unlucky 4th despite a great 9.46min performance. Liam McCarthy qualified for the U17 boys 200m final.
Well done to all who competed and best wishes to Ciaran , Lesley , Tirna , Jake and Killian who all qualified for the All Ireland T & F in late July.