St. Pat’s leading the way
ALLIANZ AUTUMN HURLING LEAGUES
(This report was written by Mark Egan a pupil in St. Pat’s.) On Thursday 16th October St. Patrick’s hurling team played against St. Laurence’s of Greystones in their home town in the next round of the Allianz Hurling League. The first-half saw St. Pat’s off to a good start and led by 3-3 to no score at half-time.
In the second-half the St. Pat’s side continued to play very well and scored another seven goals and four points. St. Laurence’s played much better than the scoreline shows. The St. Patrick’s panel was: Conor O’Brien, Mark Egan, Daragh Hosey, Robin Mooney, Patrick Cullen, Matthew MacDermott, Niall Donnelly, Jack Dunne (captain), George O’ Brien, Ross O’Toole, Luke Finlayson, Shane Carthy and Kieran Bloomfield. The St. Pat’s side is managed and coached by Mr. Hanton.
WEEK BEGINNING 3Ú SAMHAIN
The final rounds of the Allianz Autumn Hurling Leagues are due to take place next week. Any outstanding fixtures should be played as soon as possible and the results sent to Andrew Cornyn on 0404-67415. In Roinn a hAon and Roinn a Dó the team with the highest number of points takes the title. In Roinn a Tri the top two teams will play in the final the week beginning 10th November. The remaining fixtures are as follows:
Roinn a hAon: St. Pat’s v St. Cronan’s agus Scoil Chualann v St. Laurence’s
Roinn a Dó: Glenealy v Rathdrum agus St. Kevin’s v Ashford
Roinn a Trí: Rathnew v Kilcoole agus St. Brigid’s v Gaelscoil Cill Mhantáin with St. Pat’s free
WICKLOW TIMES SHIELD
This one day’s girls’ football blitz took place on Wednesday 22ú Deireadh Fómhair in Roundwood. At the time of going to print no report had been received. The report will be printed in a later edition of the paper. O’Kelly Cup This is a one day’s girls’ indoor football blitz for pupils in rang a trí and rang a ceathair and is due to take place in Loughlinstown Leisure Centre beginning at midday. For further details please contact Pádraig Corbett on 01-2818399.
The boy’s basketball event will take place on Wednesday 12ú Samhain in Dunlavin. For further details contact Tommy Brennan on 045-401495.
The AGM of Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin is set for An Déardaoin 20ú Samhain. Although the details have not yet been finalised it looks at this stage as if it will be held at 4.00 p.m. in the Bray area. We hope to have a guest speaker from St. Patrick’s College of Education who will speak on various matters of interest, especially the selection process for the Mini Sevens. A good turnout is requested!
NATIONAL AWARDS TIME
The assessor’s meeting took place recently and rumour has it that the Garden County has once again made an impression on the assessors! Further details on this as they come to light. A date for the diary we are told is Saturday, 22nd November. Keep it free we are told!