Back row: Aaron Ryan, Lewis Doyle, James Sage, Eoin Kelly, Tom McCutcheon. Front row: Gal
St.Joseph’s College Borrisoleigh students competed successfully in the Munster Schools Athletics Championships in Castleisland. All nine athletes came home with medals.
The Junior relay team of Aaron Ryan, James Sage, Eoin Kelly, Lewis Doyle and Alex Reynolds were crowned Munster Champions on the day and will go on to represent their school in the All-Ireland. The Junior Boys also received the Cup for overall Best East Munster School and tied with St Flannan's for top Munster Junior Boys school.
A great achievement from just 5 junior boys. The Minor boys relay team of William Maher, Colm Ryan, Gavin Ryan and Tom McCutcheon received bronze medals. Tom McCutcheon also came 3rd in 100m sprint. Two of the Junior boys will go on to represent their school in individual events in the All-Ireland in Tullamore. James Sage received the Silver medal in 80m hurdles and Alex Reynolds was crowned Munster Junior boys Discus Champion.
We wish the Junior boys Relay team and James and Alex in their individual events the best of luck on June 2nd in Tullamore.