There were great celebrations at Ballinacarriga NS on Thursday, May 23rd when both its girls’ and the boys’ football teams won their Sciath na Scol finals, which took place in Dunmanway. The girls defeated Dromleigh NS on a score of 4-3 to 1-3 with the boys also victorious over Dromleigh NS, finishing up 5-4 to 0-11 winners. Congratulations went to all players and coaches involved. It is a huge achievement for both teams to have won their final.
Congratulations to Maeve O Neill who will represent her county in football on July 2nd in Killarney during the Cork v Kerry Munster football final!!
Well done Maeve!!
These are the children who took part in the Cork City Sports on Thursday June 1st. Congratulations to all on a very successful day.
The finals were played in Na Piarsaigh’s GAA grounds on Thursday 16th March.
The 3rd & 4th girls beat Vicarstown in the semifinal (6-2)
They met Shandrum in the final and it was a close battle in the first half. Ballinacarriga pulled together & went ahead in the 2nd half. It ended 5-2 with Ballinacarriga on top. Congratulations to all the girls in 3rd & 4th class!!
The 2nd-4th class boys met Burnfort in the semifinal & were very unlucky to lose 3-2. It was a close encounter with Ballinacarriga leading for most of the game but Burnfort went ahead just before the final whistle. They played Tirealton in the runners up final & won that match 5-2. They played really well & received medals for 3rd place.
Well done to all the boys!!
It was an amazing opportunity for all involved & a great day out!
Congratulations to the 2nd, 3rd & 4th class boys who won their hurling blitz today in Ballinacarriga. They beat 4 other schools to progress to the county finals to be held in march in cork. Well done!
This time, the boys took part in an indoor football blitz in Ballinacarriga Hall. They played against Gael Scoil Cloch na gCoilte, Carraigboy & Newcestown. They won all their games! Congratulations Boys!!
The 3rd & 4th class girls took part in an indoor football tournament in Ballinacarriga Hall on Tuesday 29th Nov.
They played against Barryroe, Carrigboy, Derrinacahara and Newcestown.
They used the new posts called Peile Posts which have been installed in the hall recently.
Past pupils Mairéad Crowley and Dáire O’Brien called to the school to show us the many plaques and medals they have won while playing with the U14 Cork Camogie Team. We are proud that they attended Ballinacarriga N.S. and we wish them all the best in the future.
Congratulations to the 3rd and 4th Class girls who won the county final in the indoor camogie competition. The finals were held in Na Piarsaigh GAA Hall. Following their success at local level, they went on to beat Ballydaniel in the semi-final and Ballynoe in the final. Well done girls!
Congratulations also to the 3rd and 4th Class boys who also reached the finals.
On Thursday February 6th our 3rd and 4th Class girls took part in an indoor camogie competition in Ballinacarriga Community Hall. Our girls played 4 matches, winning every one. Well done girls and congratulations on reaching the county semi-final.