Despite inclement weather, the BLACKROCK COLLEGE X-COUNTRY OPEN was a tremendous success last week (Wednesday 12th November 2014) with 11 schools and 400 Athletes competing.
Our Senior Squad led home by Luke McCann (5th Year), in 2nd Place, with Christian McKenna (5th Year) in 3rd place won the team event.
Our Inter Squad of Jack Brown, Mark Dignam, Shane Houlihan, Conor Hoffman (all Transition Year), Conor Halpin, Luke Demichel, Ronan Fanning, Freddie McCready, Cillian Cummins and Charlie Clinch (all 3rd Year) finished 3rd.
Max McKenna (2nd Year) finished 2nd in the Junior Race.
Squad Members: Max McKenna, Edward McKenna and Harry Sharpe (all 2nd Year)
Willow Park won the Minor Team event.
I thank Ms Cullen, Mr Rowsome and Eddie McDonagh for their preparation of our Squads and the organisation of the event.