Published in Club News on 17th December 2013
Results of uneven ages All Ireland Cross country held last weekend in Waterford can be viewed at this link http://www.athleticsireland.ie/content/?page_id=160 There were some tremendous performances from Athenry athletes. Sarah Gilhooly won a silver team medal with Connacht in the U13 girls race while Brandon Lee finished in sixth place in the boys U13 to win a fine individual medal and also a Connacht silver medal. Great stuff! Fearghus Deeley was the first Galway runner home in the U11 boys race and he helped Connacht take the bronze team award while our U11 girls team of Kaci Moran, Elli Cronin, Ciara Griffin Chloe Quirke and Saoirse Healey all ran extremely well finishing 9th club overall. Our U13 Boys team of Brandon Christian Mullen Shea Hennessy and Fabian Mangan ran very well against very tough opposition while our U13 girls team of Sarah Gilhooley, Katie Brogan, Caoilfhinn Hennessy and Aoibhe Deeley all ran very well for their club, finishing 12th overall. In the U15 girls Shannen Lee ran a fine individual race to finish 25th overall. Well done to all our athletes who parents who made the long trip to Waterford to represent Athenry AC.