All Ireland Cross Country In Abbotstown

Two Doheny athletes qualified for the All Ireland Cross Country Championships which were held at the National Sports Campus in Abbotstown, Co. Dublin on Sunday 26th November.  Maeve O’Neill competed in the U.14 girls 3000 meter race and finished in 16th place and was 3rd athlete home for Cork winning the silver medal in the inter county competition, she was also the 5th Munster athlete to finish wining the gold medal in the inter provincial competition.  Aife O’Neill was competing up an age group in the U.16 girls 4000 meters and was the 8th athlete to finish on the Cork team which won the silver medal.  Well done girls.