Lucan Harrier juvenile athletes headed to Athlone for the National Indoor Junvenile Championships on Sunday 18th March.
There were really strong performances by all our athletes against the best in Ireland with a bronze medal for Chelsea Olumba in the U13 Girls 60m, 4th and 5th for Hannah Moriarty and Saoirse Fitzgerald in the U14 and U12 Girls High Jump and Kate O'Connell reaching the final of the U15 60m.
U12 High Jump Saoirse Fitzgerald was fifth with a jump of 1.30. She jumped the same height as the second placed athlete but was placed fifth on countback.
U14 High Jump Hannah Moriarty was 4th with a jump of 1.45, again the same height as the second placed athlete but was fourth on countback.
U13 60m Chelsea Olumba made the final and ran a personal best to win the bronze medal.
U14 60m Christvie Lunganga finished third in her heat and narrowly missed out on a place in the final.
U15 60m Kate O’Connell reached her final and ran really well to finish 7th.
U16 60m Millie Reid put in a strong run in her heat.
U18 60m Sarah Carr ran really well in her heat.
U13 Shot Put – Eoghan O’Connor and Liam Fitzgerald competed really well against some very strong competition finishing 11th and 13th respectively.