Finn Valley topped our club rankings list from the indoor championships, where they finished 5 points ahead of Leevale. Multiply that difference by 10 and you get their winning margin from the Irish Outdoor Champs! Leevale were the 2nd best team again, finishing as the third best club on the track. It was the on the field where Finn Valley excelled, nearly doubling the score of the 2nd ranked club. Finn Valley's top throwers James and John Kelly both contributed top points with 2 wins each.
Another top thrower, Michaela Walsh of Swinford, was the most valuable athlete of the championships, finishing ahead of Elizabeth Morland of Cushinstown. Daniel Ryan of Moycarkey Coolcroo was the highest scoring boy. All three won three individual events, something Niamh Foley (St Marys Lk) and Ciara Deely (KCH) also achieved.
Greystones and District AC topped our medal table, winning 8 gold medals, with Ben Jones (middle distance double) and Alana Ryan (sprint double) winning 4 of those. They finished narrowly ahead of Mullingar who were the leading club in the middle distance rankings by a large margin of 35 points. Galway City Harriers were the top sprinting club, helping them top our club rankings for the track events.
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