Athletics: Donegal clubs perform well at National Championships

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Donegal athletes have once again done well at the National Track and Field Championships at Santry in Dublin.

Highland Radio’s athletics correspondent Patsy McGonagle revealed that Finn Valley AC’s Sommer Lecky did tremendously well.

The Castlederg teenager beat a high jump record that had stood for 32 years by clearing 1.79 metres to mark her out as one of the best young athletes in Ireland.

Patsy spoke with Saturday Sport presenter Chris Ashmore…

 

Patsy's update revealed that Sommer has the chance to make history tomorrow by becoming the first ever Tyrone athlete to win a senior national title and he also said that Mark English is set to run at Morton Stadium as he continues his comeback from injury...