School News January 21st 2016

Maynooth

Leaving Cert Biology and Chemistry students have recently attended Maynooth for revision of practical coursework in a university setting;.
Christmas Poetry.
The winners of the First Year poetry competition promoted by Ms. Reynolds and Ms. McGirl were:   1st place – Maeve Newton (1A) – 2nd place – Laura Farrelly (1C) and in joint 3rd place were Finn Cassells and Donal Duignan (1B)
Junior Girls Football.
Ms. Flanagan travelled to Ballyhaunis with the team to play a quarter final against Coláiste Pobail Acla (Achill).  Mohill won in a high scoring game:-  Mohill CC – 8-8
Achill CC – 8-5
Panel:
Niamh Beirne, Orla Bohan, Louise Cafferty, Genevieve Canning, Amy Cosgrove, Seóna Cosgrove, Chloe Cunningham, Hannah Farrell Stirling, Saoirse Fox, Michelle Hackett, Niamh Hargaden, Lauren Keighran, Clodagh Mitchell, Tara Quinn, Grainne Reynolds (Annaduff), Grainne Reynolds (Cloone), Sibéal Reynolds, Aoife Shanley, Kathy Shanley, Gemma Stenson, Alanna Ward.
Seinior Boys Football.
Mr.M. Duffy travelled with the team to play Balla in Ballyhaunis.  Despite playing well Mohill lost on a scoreline:
Mohill – 0-12
Balla – 3-7
Shane Cox, Brian Duffy, Kalon Harkin, Evan Harkin, Ryan Murphy, Dylan Ward, Sean Harkin, Eoghan Keegan, Tadhg Mulligan, Ethan Harkin, Eoin Kenny, Seamus Sweeney, Conor Reynolds, Fiachra McGuinness, Liam Jones, Karl Mallon, Kevin Mulligan, Sean McLoughlin, Gearoid Mulligan, David Mitchell.
Senior Boys Basketball Playoffs.
The school will host an All Ireland Quarter Final Playoff on January 26th,  Mohill will play St. Malachy’s, Belfast and St. Enda’s, Salthill.  Only one team will progress to the All Ireland Semi Finals.  We wish the lads and Ms. Hargaden Ward the best of Luck.
Dearbhaile Beirne.
Dearbhaile has been selected as Captain of the Connacht Senior Schools Gaelic Football Team.  They have their first interprovincial game in Kinnegad at the weekend.  Congratulations to Dearbhaile, we have a very capable ambassador representing the school.
Bereavements.
We sympathise with Shauna Diffley and family on the death of her grandfather – Michael Reynolds.  We extend sympathy to Oisin Fox, Lillie and Anna Crossley and families on the death of their grandaunt – Frances Shanley.