East Munster Schools XC 08-Feb-2018

Post date: Feb 25, 2018 1:16:13 PM

The east Munster schools XC was held in WIT on Thur 8 th February on a dull damp day. Youghal AC had 10 athletes competing on the day all representing Pobal Scoil an Trionoide.

Racing began with the minor girls 1500m and Erin Joyce led the girls home with an outstanding win. She was followed closely by Eva Murphy and Alex Cashman , who took silver and bronze respectively and secured a win for the Pobalscoil team. Natasha Kilgannon completed the team.

Another great success in the junior girls race with Emma Landers taking gold. She was followed by Avril Cashman 6th , Robyn Buckley 14th and Rion Walsh 16th . Super running from the girls to take team silver.

Lesley Cashman came 9th in the Intermediate girls race thus qualifying for the Munster schools XC.

Jake McCarthy won the Intermediate boys race.

Well done to all who competed.

More photos available at www.youghalac.com/photos