- By St. Patricks Classical School
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On Wednesday the 18th of January the athletics team travelled to Dublin for the Dublin City University Invitational. Over 100 schools were invited to the event. The day started with the minor boys running a 1,500m race. The team overall came 6th with some good performances by Daragh Horan, Joshua Faherty and Thomas Cully. The juniors ran next in a 2,500m race and there were great individual runs by Cian Lenihan, Robert Lee and Adam Gilsenan.
The inter boys ran 2,500m and they came 4th place overall with a score of 98 combined from Marcus Clarke, Eoghan Moore, Sean Nolan and Adam Canning. The last event of the day was the senior boys who ran 4,500m. They received joint 2nd place behind Blackrock College and tied with Kilkenny CBS. Strong performances on the day from Ryan Sheridan who came 6th, Matthew Kelly, Fergus Crilly McEntee and Oscar Rogan. Well done to all involved.