Tandragee pupil Rooney secures podium position

Tandragee Primary School's Josh Rooney (right) came home third within the Southern Area behind Dylan Alexander (left) and Alex McKee during the second round of the Flahavan's Porridge Athletics NI Cross-Country League.
Tandragee Primary School's Josh Rooney (right) came home third within the Southern Area behind Dylan Alexander (left) and Alex McKee during the second round of the Flahavan's Porridge Athletics NI Cross-Country League.

Tandragee Primary School’s Josh Rooney finished third in the second round of the Athletics NI Cross-Country League.

Tandragee Primary School’s Josh Rooney finished third in the second round of the Athletics NI Cross-Country League.

The meeting - sponsored by Flahavan’s Porridge and Athletics NI - will attract more than 5,000 young athletes over the three-round schedule.

Iveagh’s Alex McKee secured runner-up behind Dylan Alexander from King’s Park.

The girls’ class was won by Saints and Scholars’ Jodie McMullan over Ella Haynes (St Jarlath’s) and Ella Latuske (Moira).

The leading 20 athletes will progress into the Flahavan’s Porridge Athletics NI junior cross-country squad.