Sean L’Estrange was just outside the medals at the national juvenile championships in Athlone I.T on Sunday.
L’Estrange took fourth place in the under-17 60 metre final posting 7.19 seconds just .02 of a second off bronze medallist Wymin Sivakumar of Leevale.
The race went to Israel Olatunde of Dundealgan in 7.04 seconds.
L’Estrange qualified for the final by winning his earlier heat in 7.17 seconds. Caoimhe Flynn posted 63.49 seconds in her under-19 400 mere heat, not progressing to the final.