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Spring League 2, Shercock 3rd March

Posted on March 4, 2019 at 9:55 AM

The 2019 Cavan Spring League concluded at the Shercock athletic track on Sunday 3rd March. The day's action included a mix of sprints, distance running, jumps, throws and team relays with the club ably represented by a young and enthusiastic squad.

Eanna Clarke was the winner of the under 10 boys sprint. Bethan Stokes had a great run in her heat of the U10 girls 60m where she finished in second place. Bethan came in fourth place in the final. Both also placed well in their long jump events.

Gráinne Gilroy was the winner of the U11 turbojavelin event. Later Gráinne took a close third place in the 600m race, having lead for the first lap. Zak Farrell qualified for the final of the under 12 boys 60m thanks to his third place finish in the heats and went on to finish in fifth place. In his first shot putt competition, Rory Clarke finished in fifth place. Casey Mulvey was the winner of the under 17 girls shot putt and discus events.

The day was finished off with relays, which saw the Innyvale duo of Rory and Zak take the silver medal in the under 13 boys 2x200m, while Eanna, Bethan and Gráinne picked up gold medals in the U11 4x100m relay, as well as silver and bronze in the under 10 events.

Well done to all who took part. Next county competition is the Cavan Children's Games on Bank Holiday Monday 6th May in Clones.

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