Another magnificent day from magnificent juveniles

May 26, 2008 [Noel Guiden] Sunday May 25th was the 3rd and final day of the Dublin juvenile Championships at Morton and once again the club`s young athletes put on a truely magnificent show, matching the previous day`s haul of 24 medals. And so at the conclusion of the weekend`s proceedings our athletes had taken a superb 53 Dublin Championship medals – 25 Golds, 15 Silvers and 13 Bronze. Take a bow boys and girls and of course Gladys, Marion, Mick, Gerry, Joe, Brian and Ronan a magnificent team effort.

Sunday`s high lights included Leah Bergin in the U/15 taking more medals this time gold in the long jump and silver in the 100m to add to her 200m Gold from Saturday, a Clonliffe one two in the girls U/17 Javelin and in the boys U/17 3000m, and Elaine Begley in her first outing for the club winning silver in the U/15 long jump.

Sunday`s Medalist were:

Ruth Farrelly 1st U/19 Javelin

Aarron Wade 3rd U/15 Long Jump

Matthew Dobbyn 2nd U/12 High Jump

Keith Hodson 2nd U/10 80m

Leah Bergin 1st U/15 Long jump/2nd 100m

Sean Lynch 1st U/17 Long Jump

Eamon Heenahan 1st U`17 Javelin

Conor Redmond 3rd U/16 100m

Patrick O`Connor 1st U/16 100m

Conor Coleman (above) 1st U/19 100m

Mark Moloney 1st U/15 Long Jump

Peter Taylor 3rd U/11 80m

Elaine Begley 2nd U/15 Long Jump

Hannah McLoughlin 3rd U/15 Javelin/ 3rd Shot

Jack Fay 1st U/17 3,000m

Mark McKenzie 2nd U/17 3,000m

Niamh Hussey 1st U/17 Javelin

Denise Callaghan 2nd U/17 Javelin

Sean Lacey 1st U/18 400m

Graham Mahon 2nd U/17 400m

Sarah Finnegan 3rd U/18 3000m

Alex 1st boys U/15 tripple Jump