Gold for gold as Burke brings home the shield

Burke team won the overall shield for the first time in nine years at the St Joseph’s School, Clare, sports day last Friday.

The gold team finished top with 421 points, followed by Mackillop (blue) on 388, Lennon (red) on 375 and Cleary (green) on 369.

Helping the team bring home the shield, Burke also took out the tabloid competition with 182 points followed by Lennon on 178, Cleary on 174 and Mackillop on 171.

In the team games, it was Burke again in the lead with 115 points, followed by Mackillop in second with 87, Lennon third with 84 and Cleary fourth with 82.

The championship races was won by Mackillop with 130 points, then Burke with 124, and equal third to Clearly and Lennon on 113 points.

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