Football Season in Full Swing

This year’s Cumann na mBunscol gaelic football league has just kicked off and our school’s gaelic football team is on a mission to reach Croke Park once more. In our group is St Mary’s Rathfarnham, Ballyroan and St Pius X Terenure. Everybody on the team is very excited but also focused with the challenge in…

School Leagues 2018

It is the end of November and the school leagues have finished. It is a suitable time to discuss what the school leagues are. The school leagues are football matches that take place on the pitch of Drimnagh Castle Primary, where teams compete in matches. In the school leagues, All boys, excluding 6th class are…

Castle are Croker bound!

Our Senior football team have made it to the Sciath Kitterick final in Croke Park on Monday 22nd October at 12:10. This is a huge achievement for the school and is just rewards for the hard work the boys and their coaches Mr. Briody, Mr. Conaghan, Mr. O’Connor and not forgetting Mr. Toher have put in…

Football Fever

This year’s football season is back. Our football team has been training since last Easter. The players are so excited. The team is going to give it their all this season. They will face some very good teams. If our team plays well and win most of their games they will go to Croke Park.…

My Day in Croke Park

On Saturday February 10th, I got to play in Croke Park at half time in the Dublin V Donegal match. It was a great experience for me because my dream was to play in Croke Park. Before we played we went into the dressing rooms to get changed. Then we found out that the opponents were…

HURLING IS BACK!!!

Its back! The senior and junior hurling will be training four days a week. Senior Training is on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday and the juniors train every Thursday. Anyone who wants to join should ask the coaches Mr.ONeill,  Mr.OConnor and Mr.Devlin for a trial. The matches will be played in March and we will hope…

The Eliminator

The Eliminator is a hurling competition that third and fourth class can do. It takes place over four weeks. You have a minute to do the skill and have to do the skill move that has been chosen as many times as you can. You have two tries on the one skill but in the…

School League Champions

On Wednesday the 29th November we took part in the School League Final with our team Liatroim. I, Aaron captained my team for the match. It was an amazing achievement to lead my team to glory. Our opponents Baile Átha Cliath were the favourites to win the match but we caused them an upset on…