D.S.D. Athletes Shine at Leinsters!

D.S.D. athletes representing their schools registered top class performances in Santry at the Leinster Schools Championships. Ciaran Carthy was a clear and impressive winner of the 200m with a new PB of 22.16. Laura Gallagher was a double gold winner, finishing 1st in the 80m hurdles and 300m hurdles. Morgan Clarkson had a great sprint finish in the Inter Boys 1500m Steeplechase to take the title. We had three DSD girls on the Alexander College winning 4 x 1 Senior Relay Team: Molly Hourihan; Laura Gallagher and Cara Murphy. There were many other fine performances as follows: (Field Events not shown in result sheets available at the moment – will be included as soon as to hand). Inter Girls: 80m hurdles: 1st Laura Gallagher 12.11; 3rd Cara Murphy 12.53. 300m hurdles: 1st Laura Gallagher 44.86; 2nd Cara Murphy 45.69 1500m: 4th Faye Dervan 4.56.95 3000m: 2nd Eimear Maher; 10.31.77 6th Saoirse Ni Bhrian 11.06.76 100m: 5th Roisin Healy 12.89.00 Inter Boys: 200m 1st Gavin Doran 22.60 6th Adam Whitten 23.69 100m: 4th Gavin Doran 11.22 400m hurdles: 2nd Cian Dunne 58.72 100m hurdles 3rd Cian Dunne 14.20 1500m Steeplechase 1st Morgan Clarkson 4.38.15 Senior Girls: 400m 2nd Sarah Gaughran 59.78 1500m 2nd Emma Ryan 4.54.26 Senior Boys: 200m 1st Ciarán Carthy 22.16 4th Seamus Fenton 22.92 400m 5th Gregor McCullagh Travers 53.92 2000m Steeplechase 3rd Oisin Kelly 6.20.22 Minor Boys: 1100m 1st Jamie Byrne 3.14.29 800m 5th Killian O’Brien 2.25.04 Minor Girls: 75mH 3rd Georgia O’Keeffe 12.77 500m 6th Georgia O’Keeffe 1.25.97 1100m 6th Isabella Tompkin Beddy 3.41.26 Junior Boys 200m 2nd Eddie Crosthwaite 24.14 Junior Girls 100m 2nd Rebecca Lynch 13.16 <img src="https://images.squarespace-cdn.com/content/v1/5686de32a12f44306f7d3586/1558351053491-7ODEWJZZB42V19542FRZ/Ciaran+Rostrum.jpg" alt="Ciaran Rostrum.jpg" /> <img src="https://images.squarespace-cdn.com/content/v1/5686de32a12f44306f7d3586/1558351197033-NOUTK5V8D0QK5T143ZOY/Georgia.JPG" alt="Georgia.JPG" /> <img src="https://images.squarespace-cdn.com/content/v1/5686de32a12f44306f7d3586/1558351230773-4C4F6HK8HCIPDF6CJZDN/Alex+relay+team.JPG" alt="Alex relay team.JPG" /> <img src="https://images.squarespace-cdn.com/content/v1/5686de32a12f44306f7d3586/1558351356748-BRD5G0FHV2HDPO2ZHJUJ/IMG_4035.JPG" alt="IMG_4035.JPG" /> <img src="https://images.squarespace-cdn.com/content/v1/5686de32a12f44306f7d3586/1558351405195-FP709WZ1X6O5ZS5N70YL/IMG_4031.JPG" alt="IMG_4031.JPG" />