Medal winners at National Junior and U/23

Jul 5, 2006 [Noel Guiden] News just in that our Under 23`s and Juniors took a number of medals (in addition to the Golds of Ian Rogers and Denise Byrne) back to Santry from the Nationals in Tullamore on July 2nd. In a tie for time in the mens U/23 100m Final Danny Kavanagh took silver in 11.30. John Laffey placed fifth in that final (11.33).

Danny Tobin ran a sub 50 in the 400M final also taking silver in a time of 49.47.

Whilst in the throws Eamonn Byrne took 3 medals back to Santry: silver in the Hammer (37.59m), bronze in the 35lb. distance (8.63m) and bronze again in the Discus (37.34m).

In the Junior C`ships Luke Mangan was second in the Shot Putt (13.6m) and fourth in the Discus.

Conor Healy, also in the Junior c`ships , the 800m was 3rd in a time of 1:55.4.