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Gold for Katie in National Secondary Schools Combined Events Competition

posted Nov 20, 2013, 7:00 AM by webmaster@shswestport.ie   [ updated Dec 9, 2013, 12:47 AM ]
Congratulations to Katie Hyland (6th Year Student) on wining a Gold medal in the senior Pentathlon event at the National Secondary Schools Combined Events in
Athlone on November 16th 2013. The Pentathlon event saw Katie compete in 5 events - High Jump, Long Jump, Hurdles, 800m race and the Shot Put in order to secure victory.  Katie, who also a national champion boxer, is pictured in the centre of the photo below beside the silver and bronze medal winners.

 Katie after medal presentation 
Katie with Anne Murphy Principal