Athletics News - Thursday 26 Oct 2006
Mary Ann O'Sullivan was an excellent winner of the Girls Under 14 event in the Leinster Cross Country Championships which were held in Belvedere House in Mullingar on Sunday last. Mary Ann, daughter of Tinryland athlete Jerry, continued where she left off in the Carlow CC by winning in style from a field of well over 100. A student in Gaelcholaiste Ceatharlach, Mary Ann will now compete in the All Ireland CC in Dungarvan on Sunday, November 26.
Dwayne Farrell had another good run in the Novice Mens Race finishing in 7th position while John Maye was 67th in what was a large field. Carlow Club LOT led home by Kevin Lawlor 2nd were the team winners.
In the Masters event, Tommy Payne was once again a medal winner, finishing 6th in the race and 3rd in the M2 section. Joe Doheny was 44th in this event.