UCC Outstanding Performance at IUAA Outdoor Track & Field 2016

The annual IUAA Outdoor Track and Field was held last weekend in Santry Stadium, Dublin. UCC athletes have once again raised the bar after an incredible and exciting  weekend. Below are the results for our athletes!

UCC came 3rd overall out of the 24 colleges that competed in terms of points. (Women came 2nd overall and Men came 3rd overall)

WOMEN

Gold:
Joan Healy – 100m (11.64s)
Phil Healy – 200m (23.93s – New IUAA Record!)
4x400m Relay Team (Christine Neville, Niamh Moore, Louise Shanahan, Phil Healy)
Laura McSweeney – Shot Putt (12.10m)

Silver:
Phil Healy – 100m (11.66s)
Louise Shanahan – 800m (2:19:18)
Jessica Coyne – 3000m Steeplechase (11:09:64)
4X100m Relay Team (Shona Lowe, Margaret Caldbeck, Christine Neville, Joan Healy)

Bronze:
Christine Neville – 400m (60.21s)

MEN

Gold:
David Cussen – High Jump (2.00m) (New Record for UCC)

Silver:
Ruairí O’Cinneide – 3000m Walk (20:30:67)
Michael Kenny – 35lbs Weight for Distance (8.48m)

Bronze:
Michael Kenny – Discus (33.90m)
Bobby Smith – Javelin (47.32m)
David Cussen – Long Jump (6.70m)