Leevale wins National League Division 2 Title

The Leevale men’s team won the National League Division 2 title this weekend in Tullamore.  A string of sparkling performances, with wins recorded by teenagers John Hobbs in the discus, and Barry O’Brien in the high jump, Martin McCarthy in the 5,000m, Donal McCarthy in the 100m, and an 800m/1,500m double by Mark Carroll, gave the club victory by eight points over Borrisokane.  The club will now be promoted to Division 1 next season.