FAIS Leinster Cup BLACKROCK COLLEGE 1 COLÁISTE ÉANNA 1 Commiserations to captain Peter Quinlan (6th year) and the senior soccer team on their loss to Coláiste Éanna in the Leinster Cup. Coláiste Éanna started the better and deservedly went 1-0 up. We grew into the game throughout the 1st half and started to put pressure [...]
Dublin Hurling Minor Championship Final Tuesday, 13th November 2018 KILMACUD CROKES 2-21 BALLYBODEN ST ENDAS 2-16 Congratulations to Niall Comerford, Alex Carroll (both 6th Year), Jack Slattery (5th Year), Alex Hatt and Mark Grogan (Class of 2018) who were members of the Kilmacud Crokes Hurling Team that defeated Ballyboden St Endas in the Dublin Minor [...]
Leaving Certificate 2018 Congratulations to Hugh O’Leary (Class of 2018) on his selection for an Entrance Exhibition Award. This award, when added to the 20 achieved at UCD, reflects well on the boys, their parents, teachers and the College. Be Inspired!
Spanish Debating Tuesday, 3rd October 2018 Unfortunately the Spanish team lost their debate against St Wolstans School Cellbridge on Tuesday 3rd October. The motion was ‘It’s too late to save the planet’ which we opposed. Conal Regan won best speaker. I thank the team of Conal Regan, Stephen Murphy, Peter Coyle and Davide Mei (all [...]
Congratulations to the Transition Year boys who raised a total of €3,000 for this worthy cause. This is the largest amount that they have ever raised. The staff, management and customers spoke highly of the boys, their politeness and hard work. Well done all!
3rd Year Family Mass Mission Sunday: 11th November 2018 Fr John Kilcrann C.S.Sp (Class of 1971), chief celebrant at last Sunday’s Family Mass, reminded us that the small acts of sharing make a difference, from a friendly smile to an openness to others, to those who may need some gesture of friendship. This was a [...]
St Bede's Trip 2018 -------------------------------------------------- BLACKROCK COLLEGE - 1ST's 3 ST BEDE'S 1 Congratulations to Peter Quinlan and our Senior Soccer 1st team on their victory against St. Bedes College, Manchester. In the first half we got caught by a swift counter attack by St. Bedes and trailed 1-0 at half time. In the 2nd [...]
Basketball Update Basketball Ireland U19 East-Leinster League BLACKROCK COLLEGE 67 MARIAN COLLEGE 23 Congratulations to Roberto Brusasca (6th Year) and his squad on an excellent performance against Marian College. Focused from the start, an outstanding first quarter performance (23-2) laid the foundation for this victory. Roberto Brusasca led by example scoring 25 points. Nicolas Brusasca [...]