Emily shines at Milrose Games

Emily Kelly St Marys N.S. who qualified a s Ireland’s Fastest Kid recently, was in the company of world famous legends of the sport at the Millrose Games on Saturday. The line up included Irelands own Eamonn Coghlan who had recorded famous victories at this New York venue on many occasions.

Representing her school who had given her a grand send off the previous Wednesday she was also Irelands representative in a 55m race to find out who was the fastest, the Stranorlar girl having won Irelands fastest feet pre-Christmas in Athlone. She excelled against her U S counterparts coming an exciting 3rd to the delight of her sister also a member of Finn Valley AC her mum Ann Marie and dad David. A massive educational experience and in the end an excellent performance she can be proud of.