U-19 Basketball All-Ireland Schools Cup League Playoff January 2022 BLACKROCK COLLEGE 50 SUMMERHILL COLLEGE 39 Congratulations to joint captains Ronin O’Halloran and Murray Baker (both 6th Year) and their squad on this win over Summerhill College (Sligo). A tough physical outfit they made this game a real battle throughout, with the game hanging in the [...]
U-19 Basketball All-Ireland Schools Cup Semi-Final BLACKROCK COLLEGE 50 ST BRENDAN'S COLLEGE 12 Having lost a tight East-Leinster Final in the National Basketball Arena just 10 days previously, another huge game in the same venue was a real test of character for this team and they passed with flying colours as they advanced to an [...]
Irish Short Course Championship 2021 December 2021 Finn O’Neill, Ronan Fahy (both 5th Year) and Patrick Curley (6th Year) will compete in the Irish National Short Course Championships this week. Both are hoping to register personal bests. We wish them well!
Blackrock College Rowing Club Skibbereen Head of the River, The Marina, Cork Saturday, 13th November 2021 Despite challenging travel arrangements, our Rowers put a tremendous performance at the Skibbereen Head of the River competition last Saturday 13th November held at the Marina in Cork City. Amongst the many highlights were: 1st Place in the J14 [...]
U-16 All-Ireland Schools’ Cup BLACKROCK COLLEGE 30 LARKIN COMMUNITY COLLEGE 27 Congratulations to our U’16 squad who recorded a tremendous win over a very competitive St. Michael’s side. This was a great battle throughout with the deciding basket, a 3-pointer, scored with 8 seconds to go. Aaron O’Halloran (3rd Year) and Sam Curley (3rd Year) [...]
U-16 All-Ireland Schools’ Cup BLACKROCK COLLEGE 45 LARKIN COMMUNITY COLLEGE 51 ***************** All-Ireland League BLACKROCK COLLEGE 49 MARIAN COLLEGE 15 ***************** Mixed fortunes for captain Oisin Daly (4th Year) and his squad as they were beaten in the cup but opened their league campaign with a fantastic win over Marion College. In both games our [...]
Gaeilic Games Saturday, 13th November 2021 Congratulations to Jack Davy and Harry Kennedy (6th Year), both members of the Clanna Gael Fontenoy GAA football team that won the Division 4 Minor Championship last Saturday. It is Clanna Gale Fontenoy’s first victory.
Dublin Junior Gaelic Football Schools 2021 1st Round 1ST ROUND BLACKROCK COLLEGE 6-16 OATLANDS COLLEGE 3-1 Congratulations to Mark Dempsey (captain) and the Junior football team in a convincing win against Oatlands College. Goals from Charlie Harty (3rd Year), Sam Kilroy, Philip Guinan, James Clancy and Mark Dempsey (all 4th Year) contributed to the half [...]
Noel Turley Memorial Trophy BLACKROCK COLLEGE 20 ST MICHAEL'S COLLEGE 14 We congratulate Gus McCarthy (6th Year) and his senior squad on this victory over an excellent St. Michael’s side in the Belfield Bowl last Saturday morning, 13th November. For the first time, this fixture was a fundraiser for SPIRASI, the Spiritan Unit that works [...]
Basketball East Leinster League 2nd Year BLACKROCK COLLEGE 47 WOODBROOK COLLEGE 14 We commiserate with Captain Keith Lyons (5th Year) and his squad as the match didn’t go our way. We trailed just by 1 at the end of the first quarter, but the greater experience of Woodbrook saw them run out deserved winners. Finlay [...]