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Connacht Indoor Track & Field Championship 2015 Longford AC Results

Longford AC won Connacht medals in 16 events, 5 of which were Relay teams, and 22 of our juvenile athletes will now go forward to compete in the GloHealth Athletics Ireland National Indoor Finals in mid-March. Last year only 5 athletes from Longford AC (Niall Nerney, Niall Moran, Cian McPhillips, Sarah Murphy & Brendan Finnan) went on to the National Indoor Finals so 2015 is looking like our best year ever!

Day 1- Feb 28, 2015 Longford AC won 5 Connacht medals

2nd place U12 Girls Relay 4X100m

3rd place U13 Boys Relay 4X100m

3rd place U12 Boys Shot Putt Tommy Corcoran (6.89m)

2nd place U13 Boys High Jump Brendan Finnan

3rd place U13 Boys Long Jump Brendan Finnan (4.20m)


Other excellent performances on the day:

Sarah McPhillips U12 Girls 60m 9.36 =5th place

Melissa O’Kane U12 Girls 600m 2.01:24 = 5th place

Melissa O’Kane U12 Girls Shot Putt 5.01m= 6th place

Tommy Corcoran U12 Boys High Jump 1.25m = 4th place

5th place U12 Boys Relay 4X100m Tommy Corcoran, Jack Gallagher, Michael McDonnell & Jack Belton (sub Mark Rowley)

Rory Farago U13 Long Jump 4.09m = 4th place

Cathal Farrell U13 Boys 60m 9.02= 7th place

David McDonnell U13 Boys 60m 8.8=5th place

David McDonnell U13 Boys Long Jump 4.03m = 5th place

Brendan Finnan U13 Boys 60m Hurdles 10.84 sec = 4th place


Day 2- March 1st, 2015 Longford AC won 11 Connacht medals

U14 Boys Relay Team = 3rd place

U15 Boys Relay Team = 3rd place

U16 Boys Relay Team = 2nd place

Sarah Murphy 800m = 2.36:97 = 2nd place

Yemi Talabi 60m 8.54 = 1st place

Cian McPhillips 800m 2.26:80 = 3rd place

Niall Moran Long Jump, 4.74m = 2nd place

Cian Nolan 60m 7.98= 3rd place

Aaron Kelly 60m 7.79= 3rd place

Corey Molloy 60m 7.772= 2nd place

Sean McManus Shot Putt 9.18 = 2nd place


Other excellent performances on Day 2:

Daire McManus 60m 8.41 = 4th place

Cian McPhillips 60m 8.59 = 7th place

Cian Belton 60m 8.34= 7th place

Niall Moran 60m 8.31= 6th place

Aaron Kelly 200m 26.27 = 6th place

Corey Molloy 200m 26.00 = 5th place