Leevale Junior men had a fantastic weekend at the European Junior Clubs Championship Cup in Leiria, Portugal. With a full squad of athletes covering a total of 19 events.
Leevale finished 7th out of the nine competing teams in the men’s division. This was a valuable experience for all the squad to compete in a an international meet and it has given them a hunger to go on for more.
There where notable performances for Matt Murnane 2nd 800m, Charlie O’Donovan 2nd 1500m, Luke Horgan 2nd 3K, David Fox 3rd in the 3K steeple chase and Andre Christie 3rd in the hammer.
Leevale Junior Team
|110m Hurdles||Jack Murphy|
|400m Hurdles||Daniel O’Mahony|
|800m||Matt Murnane||Conor O’Driscoll|
|1500m||Charlie O’Donovan||James Mintern|
|3000m||Luke Horgan||Ben Smith|
|3000m Steeple Chase||David Fox||Alvaro Cubillo Garcia|
|4x100m Relay||Luke, Jack, Adam & Sean|
|4x400m Relay||Sean, Matt, Conor & Daniel||Ben Smith|
|Shot Putt||Padraig O’Callaghan|
|High Jump||Jack Murphy|
|Pole Vault||Des Kellegher|
|Triple Jump||Des Kellegher|
|Long Jump||Adam Buckley|
Congratulations to all concerned,athletes, coaches, officials and parents.This was an inspiring performance.The Pictures paint a thousand words.The future of Leevale is secure. This is a great stride to future successes for you all. A proud occasion for all.
An inspiring performance by all concerned,athletes, coaches , officials parents and followers.You are the future of Leevale, a new era which will bring Irish Champions and perhaps Olympians. The Dream begins here. So proud of you all.