Sommer Lecky named on Northern Ireland Commonwealth Games nominees

 

Finn Valley High Jumper Sommer Lecky has been confirmed by Athletics Northern Ireland as one of the 15 nominees for next year's Commonwealth Games.

Lecky was a Gold medal winner at the Bahamas Commonwealth Youth Games in July.

Her jump was the same as her Irish Indoor Championship gold medal winning jump from earlier in the year.

The list of nominations will be submitted to the Northern Ireland Commonwealth Games Council with the final selection due on the 2nd of January 2018.

Next year's Commonwealth Games will be staged on the Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.

Athletics Northern Ireland Commonwealth Games provisional nominees below
1. Ciara Mageean 1500m
2. Dempsey McGuigan Hammer
3. Kate O'Connor Heptathlon
4. Sommer Lecky High jump
5. Adam Kirk-Smith 3,000m steeplechase
6. Leon Reid 200m
7. Ben Reynolds 110m hurdles
8. Adam McMullen Long jump
9. Emma Mitchell 10,000m
10. Paul Pollock Marathon
11. Kevin Seaward Marathon
12. Amy Foster 100m
13. Kerry O'Flaherty 3,000m steeplechase
14. Mollie Courtney 100m hurdles
15. Laura Graham Marathon