Archive | January, 2016

Seniors Out of the Munster Cup


The SCT was defeated by Crescent Comprehensive College in the Munster Cup this afternoon. The final score was 37-18 which was a big disappointment to Jack Stafford and his players. It was one of those days when anything which could go wrong on the field did go wrong including a late change of venue from […]

SCT v CCC -January 2016

SCT v CCC -January 2016

Glenstal’s Record Winners at Féile Luimní


Congratulations to everyone who took part in the recent Féile Luimní. This year’s Féile saw a record number of Glenstal Winners. Great credit to all who took part and particular thanks to Thomas Wallace-O’Donnell for preparing all the students to such a record-high standard. Here is the list of Winners: Solo Verse U 18 Tim […]

First Year Hurling Win

The 1st year hurling group culminated today with an impressive win for the Glenstal hurlers. They beat Coláiste Mhuire (Askeaton) on a scoreline of 4-05 and 1-00. Injuries and absences meant that Glenstal had to call upon Harry Swan and Henry Farrell (both 2nd year) to reinforce the troops. It was Glenstal’s first game in […]

Heartache as SCT Narrowly Beaten by 2 Points

SCT v Castletroy College Match Report By Matthew Callan (TY) The game kicked off and it was clear that the match was going to be a good one. Castletroy had most of the possession early on and had a failed drop goal attempt. They had a penalty coming anyway and they slotted that giving Castletroy […]

JCT Defeat Castletroy – Munster Junior Cup


Match Report JCT by Matthew Callan (TY) There was a double header on Wednesday, January 20th with the JCT and SCT playing in their respective Munster Schools Rugby Cup games in Garryowen RFC. The JCT match kicked off at 3pm. It was a cold day but that didn’t stop the supporters coming in great numbers […]

Supporters at Castletroy Games – January 2016

Supporters at Castletroy Games - January 2016

Photographs by Robert Sweeney and Br. Denis

SCT v Castletroy – January 2016

SCT v Castletroy - January 2016

Photographs by Robert Sweeney and Br. Denis

JCT v Castletroy – January 2016

JCT v Castletroy - January 2016

Photographs by Robert Sweeney and Br. Denis

President Higgins in Glenstal – January 2016

Gordon, Theo and President Higgins

Theo Broderick (School Captain) and Gordon Daly (School Vice Captain) pictured with President Michael D. Higgins on his recent visit to Glenstal Abbey.