Jess digs out lots of gold

TALENTED Kilkenny swimmer, Jess Stallard bagged lots of gold when she enjoyed a hugely successful outing at the Leinster long course gala in the National aquatic centre, Dublin, at the weekend.

TALENTED Kilkenny swimmer, Jess Stallard bagged lots of gold when she enjoyed a hugely successful outing at the Leinster long course gala in the National aquatic centre, Dublin, at the weekend.

The 15-year-old left her mark on all the freestyle events, winning gold in the 100m freestyle, 200m freestyle, 400m freestyle plus the 800m freestlye.

She also won gold in the 100m fly and silver in the 200m IM. She returned to Kilkenny a very happy girl and this week she was back in the pool preparing for the Natiolals which will be held in July.