‘Waiting for Godot’ A fantastic 3 nights Tuesday 10th May - Thursday 12th May 2022 Congratulations to Patrick Hayden (TY), Joseph Gibney, Conor Casey, Jack Burke and Matthew Gadaloff (all 5th Year), for extraordinarily powerful performances over the last 3 nights. Each of them owned the stage, as nightly they perfected their craft. We am [...]
Leman Concert XXXVI Friday, 6th May 2022 We don’t know where to begin, and in all honesty, we certainly could go on and on and on! Quite simply, this was AMAZING. The Quadrangle provided the perfect setting for our first outdoor concert and the performance of the boys, the Adult Choir and my colleagues was [...]
Irish Senior Debating May 2022 On Thursday, 28th April, we were delighted to welcome Sion Hill to compete against our Senior Irish Debating Team. The motion was: 'There is gender equality in Ireland in 2022' Both teams presented very well-researched and interesting arguments. We congratulate Matthew O’Donnell, Michael White, Emmet Gulliver (all 6th Year) and [...]
Dublin Metropolitan League Semi-Final May 2022 BLACKROCK COLLEGE 5 TALLAGHT CS 2 THE LATE, LATE SHOW! Congratulations to the Senior Soccer team on their qualification for the final of the Metropolitan league after a 5-2 win over Tallaght Community School. Two goals from both Max Mooney and Tommy Hanrahan and Fergal O’Sullivan scored one goal [...]
Sports & Family Day Sunday, 15th May 2022 ANOTHER GREAT DAY AT BLACKROCK! The sun shone on a huge crowd of parents, students, past-students and friends of Blackrock as we returned to our Annual Sports and Family Day after a 3 year absence. Great to be back! The day started with Soloist Stephen Wong (6th [...]
Junior 1 Team Thursday, 12th May 2022 The Junior 1 team opened their Cup campaign with a 3-2 win at home to Belvedere on Thursday. The team, comprised of Freddie Bracken, Nicholas Sheridan, Conor White, Jamie O’Nuallain, Christian O’Flynn (all 2nd Year), Richard Kinsella and Joey Connolly (both 3rd Year), play again on Monday next [...]
Lansdown U18 Youth League May 2022 Congratulations to; Mark Walsh (4th Year) Thomas Eggers Aaron Golden Adam McNamara Thomas Byrnes Jack Dempsey-Salley Oisin Bohan (5th Years) They were members of the Lansdowne U’18 side that won the Youth League and cup double.
Senior 1 Team Wednesday, 11th May 2022 The Senior 1 team made it three wins out of three by beating King’s Hospital 5-0 on Wednesday. Team captain James Brophy (6th Year), John Glynn (5th Year) and Harry Sheridan (Transition Year) all won their singles matches. The two doubles pairings of Matthew Dowley & Theo Claffey [...]