O’Rourke Doubles at Schools Championship


The second stage fo the South Munster schools track and field championships were held in Castleisland today, in gale force conditions.  Derval O’Rourke of Mount Mercy didn’t have too much trouble however, winning both the 100m and 100m hurdles.  In the senior 1,500m, Shane O’Shaughnessy of Mayfield CS took the lead after 800m, going on to win easily in 4:07 from Ian Donovan and James Grufferty of Bruce College.  There were sprint doubles for Sharon Kelly of Mount Mercy and Darren O’Donovan of Colaiste an Spiorad Naomh at intermediate level.