Oct
20
Filed Under (GAA, Ms. Keenan, Ms. Smyth, School News) by Audrey Lynch on 20-10-2012

Our Gaelic team played in the Corn Oriel league recently, the first competition of the school year. We won our first game against ‘Scoil Aonghusa’ but were unfortunately defeated in our second game against ‘Scoil Mhuire na Trócaire’ Ardee, who are now through to the next round. The girls played extremely well and scored some great points.

The following girls were on the team:
Emma, Megan, Lauren, Gráinne, Aoife (Room 14)
Órlaith, Sally, Abygail, Rachel (Room 15)
Aoife, Ellen, Caoimhe, Julieanne, Aislinn (Room 18)

Well done to all involved!

Jun
29
Filed Under (GAA, Ms. Keenan, Ms. Smyth, School News) by Audrey Lynch on 29-06-2012

All the girls who attended training for the whole school year were rewarded with a medal for their hard work and dedication to the school Gaelic team at our end of year ‘Awards Ceremony’. The girls improved their skills and played some fantastic football throughout the year. However, some girls deserved special recognition and were rewarded with a trophy for their contributions.

Most improved player: Clara (Rm 14)

Player of the League: Olivia (Rm 12)

Player of the Year: Melissa (Rm 15)

Congratulations to all the members of the 2011-2012 Gaelic team!

Jun
14
Filed Under (GAA, Ms. Keenan, Ms. Smyth, School News) by Audrey Lynch on 14-06-2012

Our Gaelic team played in the ‘Urban Summer League’ final in Darver last Saturday against Scoil Mhuire na Trócaire, Ardee. Unfortunately, we were beaten by a very skilful team. The girls played their best and displayed great spirit. Hard luck to the girls but well done on reaching the final!

The following girls were on the team:
Megan, Christine, Emma McC, Olivia, Shannon, Ysabela (Rm12), Reda, Katie M, Kate, Lauren, Jamie-Lee, Bronagh (Rm 14), Katie, Melissa (Rm 15) & Olivia (Rm 18)

Well done to all involved!

Jun
08
Filed Under (GAA, Ms. Keenan, Ms. Smyth, School News) by Audrey Lynch on 08-06-2012

Congratulations to our Gaelic team who were overall winners in their group in the Urban Summer League recently.
They beat Scoil Mhuire Fatima 2-5 to 2-0 and St. Paul’s 0-4 to 0-2. All girls played great football and scored some terrific points.
They are now through to the final against Scoil Mhuire na Trócaire, Ardee, which will be held in Darver on Saturday, June 9th.

The following girls were on the team.
Room 12: Shannon, Megan, Ysabela, Christine, Emma McC & Olivia S
Room 14: Reda, Katie M, Bronagh, Kate & Jamie-Lee
Room 15: Katie & Melissa
Room 18: Olivia M

Congratulations to the girls and all involved. We wish them well in the final!

Sep
30
Filed Under (GAA, Ms. Keenan, Ms. Smyth, School News) by Audrey Lynch on 30-09-2011

Girls from the school Gaelic team played in the first competition of the school year yesterday, the Corn Oriel. Unfortunately, we were defeated in our first game against ‘Mercy’ P.S. Ardee but won our second game against Scoil Aonghusa. All players played extremely well and represented our school proudly.
The following girls were on the team:
Shannon, Megan, Christine, Emma, Rachel (Room 12),
Lauren, Reda, Katie (Room 14),
Jodi, Katie, Melissa, Juru, Kara (Room 15)
Amy (Room 18).
Well done to all involved!

Apr
12
Filed Under (GAA, Ms. Keenan, Ms. Smyth, School News) by Audrey Lynch on 12-04-2011

Girls from the school GAA team played in the 7 a side Go Games Blitz again today against Callystown N.S and St. Buites in the Dreadnots football pitch in Clogherhead. Our team won both games. The final scores using the Go Games Blitz scoring system was:

Presentation v Callystown
22 – 3

Presentation v St. Buites
18 – 7
The following girls were on the team: Karen, Margaret, and Rachel (room 18) Verity, Lauryn, Shannon, Aimee, and Jessica (room 15) and Nifemi, Shayleen and Emily (room 14). Well done to all involved!

Apr
07
Filed Under (GAA, Ms. Keenan, Ms. Smyth, School News) by Audrey Lynch on 07-04-2011

Girls from the school GAA team played in a 7 a side Go Games Blitz today against Cartown N.S. Our team won and the final score was 8 points to 1 point. The following girls were on the team: Karen, Margaret and Rachel (room 18) Verity, Lauryn, Shannon and Jessica (room 15) and Nifemi, Shayleen and Emily (room 14). Well done to all involved.