We had a great turn out for the Munster B cross country championships in Castleyons November 7th.
Our team of U9 boys raced superbly to win Club Team Bronze. Shay Walsh led the team home in 3rd Individual bronze medal position followed closely by Ernie Sharkey 15th, Peter McGuigan 25th, Donnacha Kelly 39th, A.J. Leahy 49th, James Kelleher 51st & Jeffrey Nicholson 55th. Shay Walsh also scored for the Cork Team winning himself County Team Gold on top of his already won individual & club team medals.
Our large team of U11 girls all ran fantastically in the 1 K race placing 12th overall. Lucy Mae Kelleher led her team home in 30th position followed by Caoimhe Walsh 69th, Naoise Ni Laoire 83rd, Ciara O’Brien 88th, Emma Coffey 89th, Melanie Keating 107th, Keelin Kelly 118th & Kelly Walsh 122nd.
The U11 boys Odhran O’Sullivan, Tadhg Collins & Ciaran just short 1 for a team were next up to race well finishing 68th, 91st & 114th respectively.
The U13 girls team were lead to the finishing line by Aine Collins who had a super run finishing in 8th individual medal position followed closely by Clodagh Walsh 17th, Molly O’Brien 67th & Orla Motherway 59th placing 5th Club Team overall. Aine also scored for the Cork team to win County Team Gold
The U13 boys also ran strongly to place 5th Club Team. Quin Buckley led the team home in 18th followed closely by Donnacha Coleman 19th, Conor O’Sullivan 20th, Carthach O’Laoire 55th & Leo Nicholson 60th.
Katie O’Neill & Amy Coleman up an age competed well in the U15 girls race where Katie placed 30th & Amy 34th.
Jude Buckley was our final juvenile to race in the U17 boys race where he had an outstanding run to win individual 9th medal position scoring for the Cork team to win County Team Gold