Novice Women score with gold at Ulster champs


They returned an excellent individual and team performance in the womens winning easily with the lead athletes Leoni Mullen 2nd having challenged strongly for victory with a Dromore athlete and Donegal champion Natasha Kelly 3rd supported ably by Aine Donnelly , The team title was acheived then it was the turn of a strong motivated mens team but they encountered a particularly good Dromore squad who simply were too good on the day . Having said that the valley lads held off Derry City team Foyle Valley to take silver by 4 pts. Scoring John Mc Fadden ,Shea Carlin Barry Gallagher and Brian Mc Crea . 


In the underage Ulster  even age champs u 10 girls bronze team led by Castlefinn N S pair Niamh Mc Glinchey and Katie Mc Glinchey plus in support Andrea Reid and Saorla Gilligan .


On to the u 10 event ateam victory led by Joshua O Donnell Drumkeen NS 3rd with on board Caolan Gillespie,Matthew Dowds and James O Donnell .. The u 12 boys came close but in the end North Down got there by a few points silver for a team consisting of Odhran Mc Brearty ,Pauric Mc Gettigan Conor Gallagher and Jack Mc Glinchey 


Other strong performances came via Sarah Bradley u 16 and in the u 18 boys Oisin Toye and Aaron Quinn got up for top 8


This all was on a weekend when much attention centred on the Dublin City Marathon where some 26  with finish positions . Great personal acheivment in each case .



Next Sunday Nov 3rd Donegal senior at Finn Valley with even age cross country relays 4 x 500m 


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