Munster Schools T&F 18-May-2019

Post date: May 31, 2019 1:46:44 PM

The munster schools T& F competition was held in CIT on Sat 18th May. YOUGHAL Ac had a number of athletes competing , representing their schools.

In the Minor girls competition Sorcha Kilgannon competed in the 800m race. She also competed in the junior girls high jump finishing 5th overall. Natasha Kikgannon competed in the 1.2k junior walk and finished 6th. Eva Murphy competed well in the 200m and Erin Joyce in the junior girls 800m race. Grace Rooney had a super run in the junior girls 200m and 100m , taking silver in both . Avril Millerick had a fantastic run in the junior girls 1500m to take gold in 4.54min. Alex Cashman finished 4th in the 1500m and also competed in the junior girls javelin.

In the Junior boys competition Conor O Leary took bronze in the high jump with a 1.6m jump. Ciaran McNamee competed well in the Intermediate boys 3000m and Liam O Leary took silver in the high jump.

Avril Cashman won the Intermediate girls 1500m steeplechase and took bronze in the 1500m. Lucy O Keeffe took silver in the 3000m and a Rion Walsh competed well in the 200m. Robyn Buckley finished 4th in the U16 girls mile.

Kerry Barrett finished 4th in the senior girls javelin and Jake mcCarthy won the senior boys 5k in 15.58 min.

Well done to all who competed and best of luck to Grace, Avril M, Conor ,Lucy , Avril C , Liam and Jake who qualified for the National Schools to be held in a Tullamore in June.

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