Archive for the ‘Sport’ Category

A Great Day at Santry

Our athletics team headed for the Santry Sports today with great enthusiasm. Ms. Greene had prepared the whole team very well and we hoped for medals. Congratulations to Benon who took gold in the sprint. We knew he was quick and he left the others in his wake. Benon then joined Favour, Fawas and Francis [...]

Cup Final

A busy month ahead for the boys’ soccer team who qualified for the Pegasus Cup Final by defeating Zion, Rathgar in yesterday’s semi-final. They will face Divine Word, Rathfarnham in the final on June 12th. In the meantime the quest to retain the Clondalkin league title continues with our next game against Archbishop Ryan, Balgaddy [...]

Croke Park Appearance.

The boys’ Gaelic Football team will play Scoil Chrónáin, Rathcoole in Croke Park on Wednesday December 14th. Mr. Nagle’s squad are hoping to repeat the 2008 victory over the same opposition. Preparations for the game are well underway and the supporters in 3rd class have already made their flags and headbands! The girls’ team also [...]

Big Win for Soccer Team

The school soccer team faced unbeaten Clonburris today in Clondalkin. Knowing that a win would take us to the top of the table the team put in a powerful performance. Despite playing against a strong wind in the first half St. Bernadette’s dominated posession and reached half time with a 2-0 lead. The concession of an [...]

G.A.A. with Mr. Nagle

The pitches are firming up after the floods of Winter. Thoughts turn to action on the playing fields once again. The boys from 3rd, 4th and 5th classes will shortly begin the leagues. These leagues are always enjoyed immensely and they invariably produce a few stars. The boys in third class will be getting their [...]