Ms. Ryan, Ms. Dooley , Ms. O'Neill and indeed, everyone in our school community is very proud of our 6th Class girls who played a tough and sporting final against Castle Park, Dalkey in the National Basketball Arena on the 21st November. It was very much a game of two halves with Our Lady's dominating the first half and Castle Park coming out on top after playing a great second half.We are very proud of all these girls who have been training weekly and playing league matches since September. Well done Girls! Please watch the videos below and sample a flavour of the action on the day!
Well done to our 6th Class Basketball Squad, who have been training each Wednesday since early September, and have played 6 matches.We are now in a final, which will take place in the National Basketball Arena (that's basketball's Croke Park!)on November 21st!
Well done to 5th Class who participated in their first ever blitz on May 22nd in The Teresian School in Donnybrook! They saw for themselves how much they improved over the course of four hours of playing! They won, drew and lost matches and more importantly, had a great day!
Well done to our two 6th Class teams who played four games each in the annual 'Just Play' blitz in May. They won all matches and had a wonderful day!
Well done to these twelve members of our 6th Class Basketball Panel, who played a final in The National Basketball Arena today. They played a very competitive and sporting match against St. Matthew's National School in Sandymount and lost by only three baskets! Thank you to our wonderful supporters in 5th and 6th Class and to everyone who came along to cheer us on. Well done to Anna-Louise and Lauran who were table officials today for the first time and did a great job.The other girls on the panel will play Mt. Anville next week so best of luck to them!
Well done to our 6th Class girls who played and won their league match against Loreto, Beaufort today. It was a very tight match and we won by two points. The girls showed great spirit and teamwork throughout. These girls will be playing against St. Patrick's National School, Hollypark tomorrow. Wishing them the best of luck and more importantly, hoping they have great fun!
Well done to our 6th Class girls who played Mt. Anville in their first league match. They played a great game and were delighted to win! More importantly, we are delighted that they are getting an opportunity to play, enjoy and learn so much from their new sport. Twenty seven girls in 6th Class play basketball. The other fifteen will be playing their first match against Queen of Angels N.S. in Sandyford next week. Thanks also to Isabel, our table official. Many of the girls will get an opportunity to learn this skill also over the course of the year.