Category: Sport


Junior Champions

Congratulations to our Junior Boys who were crowned Connaught Champions following a well deserved win over Aloysius Athlone. Well done to Mr. Egan, Norman O’Brien and all the panel.

Connacht Track and Field Finals 2014

10 Athletes headed to Athlone today to compete in Connacht Finals after qualifying at North Connacht meet: Aisling Joyce 800m Darra Deane 100m Allannah Duffy, Annie Duffy and Paddy Feerick: 800m Oran O’Malley and Tommy Conroy: Long Jump Isabelle Cummins: 200m Sarah Quinn: 75m and 300m Hurdles Chloe McGinty: 3000m  

Active Week Fun Run

Junior students had a great day yesterday taking part in their Fun Run. Lots of pictures:

Connacht Cross-country Finals

34 athletes took part in the Connacht finals in very difficult conditions at Sligo Racecourse. 3 athletes: Ellen Daly, Alannah Duffy and Aisling Joyce qualified for the All-Ireland Finals. Well done to all involved and to Ms McGrath and Ms Egan, their coaches.  

Mark Rohan: Sky Sports Living for Sport Mentor Visit

BCS signed up for the Sky Sports Living for Sport project which is a free schools initiative that uses sport stars and sport skills to: Boost confidence Change behaviours Increase attainment Improve life skills See more about it here: As part of that project, a small group of students act as leaders to plan an event. …

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Donal Vaughan presents new GAA kit to school

Our Senior Team are flying high this year. They play this Friday in the Flanagan Cup final against St Louis, Kiltimagh at Bekan. Next Tuesday they line out in the Connacht C Championship quarter-final against Davitt College after a stirring victory last time out over rivals Balla Community School. They are also still in contention …

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TY3 Petersburg Trip Student Report

On Thursday 26th September, we went to Petersburg Adventure Centre in Clonbur. When we got  there we got briefed on what we were going to be doing for the day , our mentors told us that we were going to be going gorge walking and doing the obstacle course. We were given our wet suits …

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Vaughan Shoes come on board as sponsors of Senior Football Team Kit

We are delighted that Vaughan Shoes, a great supporter of local sports and of the school has come on board to give our Senior Gaelic team a brand new set of jerseys. The jerseys will be landing in the school in December just in time for Christmas. It will give a massive boost to all …

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Juveniles take first trophy of the season in style

Our Boys Juvenile Gaelic Football team claimed the O’Haire Shield this week with a convincing win. Following on from the Connacht success 2 years ago this group of players have lost none of their focus and desire. It was a good competitive game from start to finish with a level score of 5 points each …

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Junior Golf Team Can’t Get Past Strong Ballaghaderreen Performance

Cillian Burke, Matthew Burke and Sean Ryan represented BCS today at Ballinrobe Golf Club in the Connacht Round of the Irish Schools Junior Golf Competition. There were 60 players representing 20 schools fro all across the province. After a fog delay, the play finally got under way at 10:30am. With the hope of retaining the …

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