Today some of the girls in fifth and sixth class started their Rackard league campaign. Training started last week and this week they had their first match. They played Kennedy Park National School today in Clonard pitch. The girls had a great game and there was huge efforts put in by all of the girls. The girls from Coolcotts were delighted as the final whistle blew as they had won the game. There were some magnificent scores in the game alongside some amazing defensive work. The final score was 10-2 to 9-1.
Everyone in Scoil Mhuire is very proud of Christopher Wall (8) in first class. Chris recently travelled to the New National Arena in Blanchardstown, Dublin to compete in the national qualifiers in Trampoline Discipline. Over 180 gymnasts from all over the country took part. Chris won a gold medal in the NDP1 8 - 10 group with a fantastic score of 55,300. Chris also scored the top score in the NDP1 section which included 71 gymnasts regardless of age. Well done Chris !
Everyone in Scoil Mhuire is very proud of Emmet Cousins who won a gold medal in the U10 50m backstroke in the Leinster Minor Schools Swimming Gala on Saturday. Emmet completed the race in an unbelievable 40.89 seconds. Emmet also came fifth in the 50 freestyle and achieved a personal best. In February, Emmet will represent Scoil Mhuire at the Irish Minor Schools swimming competition at the NAC in Dublin.