Leevale Athletes Help Ireland To Silver At SIAB

The Irish schools team finished an excellent second place overall on the team standings at the SIAB Schools Track and Field International in Grangemouth, Scotland today (July 21st).

The English chariot powered its way to victory as expected but there was a host of fine performances by the Irish team which included 3 gold, 9 silver and 11 bronze medals. There were also personal bests to boot.  

There were a number of stellar performances and a fine team performance.

Full results

Leevale Performances: 

Event Place Athlete Pref.  
100m Hurdles 4th  Wymin Sivakumar 13.53s  
400m Hurdles 4th  Shane Aherne 57  
200m 7th Marc Jones 23.14s  
1500m 3rd Tommy Connolly 04:15.1  
Triple Jump 4th  Wymin Sivakumar 14.14m PB
Long Jump 5th Daniel Hurley 6.85m PB
4 x 100m 2nd Ireland (Inc. Mark Jones) 42.6  
4 x 400m 2nd Ireland (Inc. Shane Aherne) 03:23.9  
Javelin DNS Katie Moynihan Injured