Connacht Schools X Country Titles for Gary Martyn and Cillian Jordan

  • Posted on: 8 February 2017
  • By: Ger

GCH athletes had a very successful day  at the Schools Connacht Schools Cross Country in Sligo yesterday. 

In the Senior Boys race, Gary Martyn led the field to win his first Connacht Cross Country title just ahead of  Eanna Folan in 2nd place.  Michael Healy and Ronan Dirrane did well also to finish in 9th and 11th positions.

Cillian Jordan continued his good form and was an impressive Winner of the Junior Boys race in a very competitive field. He was followed by  Eoghan Jennings in  6th and Barry Murphy in  8th position.  In the Junior Girls race Joanna Healy finished 36th. In the Minor Girls race Paula Crissan finished 20th.

In the Senior Girls race Aoife King ran a strong race to finish 2nd behind Aine Farrrell of Athenry and Aoife Sheehy finished in 6thposition.

In the Intermediate Boys race Thomas McStay and Aaron Brennan were impressive and took Silver and Bronze medals with Diego Brule and Oisin Reaney in 34th and 37th positions.