Huge congratulations to Our Lady’s students who had a very successful outing at the cross country district finals last Fri 1stFebruary. There was an exceptional performance from the minor girls, in particular. Hazel Hughes was the overall winner of that race with Tara Renaghan finishing 8th and Edel Murphy 5th. This made the girls the clear winners of the team prize. Grace Kelly, meanwhile, was 4th in the junior girls’ race. 

Pictured in Our Lady’s Secondary School with Principal Mr Eddie Kelly are left to right, Tara Renaghan, Hazel Hughes and Edel Murphy who were the overall team winners of the minor girls race in the Cross Country District Finals. The girls along with Grace Kelly, Reece Brady, Gearóid Coyle, Daniel Madden and Cathal McCooey now compete in the Ulster Cross Country on Feb 13th.

In the boys’ events, Reece Brady and Gearoid Coyle both qualified in the senior event. Likewise in the intermediate race, Daniel Madden qualified while Cathal McCooey put in a strong run to qualify in the minor boys’ race. A great day was had by all and we extend our good wishes to all the winners who will compete in the Ulster Cross Country on Feb 13th