County Track & Field Day 1

7 May 2017
Scanlon Park, Kilkenny

U 8 Girls – Orlaith Carroll, Niamh Brennan, Anna Kelsey, Heidi Ryan, Meghan O’Neill, Lauren Phelan and Emily O’Keefe.  

In the 80m sprint, Niamh came 2nd in her heat and 4th in the final. Well done to all the girls.  

In the 200m, the girls all ran brilliant and with Anna coming 3rd in a very fast race.  


U8 Boys – In the 80m sprint, Evan Ryan, Robert Coogan and Darragh Carroll qualified for the final with Robert gaining 1st place and Darragh 3rd. Well done also to Aaron Carrigan, Oran Denieffe, Michael O’Keefe, Rory Tracey, Liam Tracey and Oisin Fogarty. 

In the 200m, the boys all did fantastic with Robert again clinching 1st and Darragh 3rd. 


U9 Girls – Cathy Phelan had a great day and won her heat in the 80m and came 3rd in the final. She also came 3rd in the 300m, Kate Hayden had a great run and came 4th in the 300m. 


U9 Boys – In the 80m Sprint Sam McAviney, Adam Joyce, Conor Carroll  

Tomas Carroll ran a great race. Sam, Adam and Tomas qualified for the final and Tomas ran well to come 3rd. Tomas also came 3rd in the 300m in big field. 


U10 Girls The three amigos Órla Brennan, Eimear Brennan and Lucy Coomey ran well in the 80m – Both Órla and Eimear qualified from their heats to the final. Eimear got 1st and Órla just outside the medals. 

Turbo Jav – Órla 1st and Lucy 2nd 

300m Eimear 2nd 

Long Jump  Eimear 1st 


U10 Boys Noah Denieffe, James Kelsey, Tom Doheny, Charlie Ryan, Danny Graham, Tom Kehoe, David McGee all competed for the club today. 

80m – Tom, Danny and David qualified from the heats to the final. This was Danny’s very first race.  Well done to David who came 2nd in the final. 

300m – David 2nd and Tom just outside the medals in 4th. 



U11 Girls –  Hazel Coogan, Molly Nolan, Emily Maley and Rachel Gardiner all competed well for the club today. 

80m – Hazel 1st 

300m  – Hazel 4th   

Long Jump  – Hazel 2nd  


U11 Boys – Jack Joyce, Ruairi Phelan, Albi Paul, Jake Kelly, Darragh Dunne, Michael Holland, Liam O’Dwyer 

80m – Liam, Jake and Darragh qualified from the heats to the final. Liam did well and came 1st 

500m – Darragh ran a brilliant race to come 3rd and lots of good performances from the other boys too. 



U12 Girls – Great running in the 200m with Sarah Kehoe, Roisin Brennan, Ruth Fogarty and Lelia Mahon ran with determination and qualified for the final. All were unlucky not to get medals in the Final.  

In the 800m, Sarah led from the start to power home winning with ease. 

Turbo Jav – Anna Brennan 2nd 


U12 Boys – Eoin Pendergast, Patrick Purcell and Matthew McAviney 

80m – Eoin and Patrick competed well. 

500m – Matthew ran a great race but was unlucky this time. 


U13 Girls – Well done to Maria Connelly, Leah Johnson, Ella Cusack and Katie Maley who did well in the 200m, 800m and Long Jump. Speedy recovery to Abbie Murphy who couldn’t participate today. 


U13 Boys -Luke Joyce, Luke Phelan, Billy Coogan, Noah Scully, Dara Nolan, Cathal Purcell 

Well done to Luke Phelan, Noah and Dara who qualified for the 80m final and did well but no medals this time. 

500m Billy Coogan had a fantastic race and came 2nd. 

High Jump – Luke 2nd and Noah and Dara did well also. 


U14 Girls– Anna Connolly competed well today. Speedy recover to team mate Hannah Kehoe who is injured at the moment. 


U14 Boys – Cillian Dunne, Mathew Holland, Charlie Mullins 

All ran well in the 80m final. Charlie was 3rd in the 500m and 3rd in the high Jump. 


U15 Girls – Eve O’Dwyer, Anna Connelly, Elizabeth Maley, Robyn Denieffe and Anna Purcell. 

250m Hurdles– Well done to Eve 2nd, Elizabeth 3rd and Anna 4th. 

200m – Great run from Elizabeth Maley who came  3rd 

Long Jump – Eve 1st, Anna 2nd and Robyn 3rd 

Javelin – Robin 1st, Eve 2nd, Elizabeth 3rd 


U16 Boys David Holland, Gavin Manning, Peter Dunne 

250 Hurdles –Peter 1st, Gavin 2nd and David Holland 3rd 

100m Gavin 1st, Peter 2nd, David 4th 

400m Gavin 1st, Peter 3Rd, David 4th. 

Walks David 1st 

Discus Peter 1st, David 3rd 

High Jump Peter 1st 


U17 Girls 

Great day from Ellen Purcell who came 1st in the 300m hurdles and 200m. 


U17 Boys  

Zach Denieffe also had a great day. 300m hurdles 2nd, 100m 2nd and 1st in the discus. 


U18/19 Boys 

100m 1st David Murphy , 2nd  James O Neill  

300m Hurdles – James O Neill 1st 

Discus– James 1st  and David 3rd 

Walk – James 1st   





Boys’ U-11:   

1st: Team A (Albi Paul, Liam O’Dwyer, Jake Kelly and  Darragh Dunne 

3rd: Team B (David McGee, Ruairi Phelan, Micheal Holland and Eoin Corr) 

4th: Team C (Jack Joyce, Tom Kehoe, Danny Graham and Charlie Ryan) 


Girls’ U-13: 2nd Ella Cusack, Leah Johnson, Maria Connolly, Sarah Kehoe 


Girls’ U-15: 3rd Eve O Dwyer, Elizabeth Maley, Anna Connolly, Anna Purcell 


Boys’ U-15: 3rd Cillian Dunne, Matthew Holland, Charlie Mullin, Brogan McAviney  


Boys’ U-17: 2nd David Holland, Zach Denieffe, Gavin Manning and Peter Dunne. 


Senior Women 1500m 

2nd Teresa Meaney 

3rd Rachel O Hara 


O30s Women 1500m 

3rd Michelle Ryan 


Senior Men 1500m 

1st Niall Sheehan 



035s Men 1500m 

1st Derek Kehoe 

2nd Tom Corrigan 

3rd Simon O’Dwyer