Emmet makes a splash

Emmet Cousins with his silver medal
Emmet Cousins with his silver medal

Congratulations to ten-year-old Emmet Cousins who represented Scoil Mhuire (Coolcotts) at the Irish Minor schools swimming championship in Dublin on Sunday.

Emmet finished a great race in second place in the 50m backstroke with a new personal best time of 38.94 seconds, missing first place by 0.21 of a second.

He also swam in the 50m freestyle, winning his heat and taking 2.12 seconds off his previous time to finish ninth with a time of 35.46 seconds, just 2.41 seconds off first place.

Emmet is a member of Wexford Swimming Club and Wexford Pool and Surf Lifesaving Club.

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