Basketball 1st + 2nd yr Blitz

Basketball, Sport April 27, 2016

First and second students took part in the annual Garda basketball blitz in the basketball arena.



First up for the girls was Old Bawn who had a very strong team. The girlsĀ  couldn’t match the strength of Old Bawn and were beaten 12-5. Next up was Firhouse. This was an evenly matched game with both teams trading scores. Firhouse has luck on their side a got the final winning score just as the buzzer sounded. St.Aidans were the next team the girls faced. This was a very exciting game which finished in a draw. Ana Prunker and Megan Mc Garry worked well to achieve this result.



Tallaght Community school were the boys first opponents. This was a very strong TCS team won beat the KCS boys by a number of scores. Firhouse couldn’t match the strength of KCS’s sharp shooters Eoghan Molloy and Akos. KCS won 10-0.
Mount Seskin our local reveals were next up for the boys. Again KCS’s sharp shooters Luke Dingle, Gavin Byrne and Karlo Punker could not be matched and KCS won 18-0.
The boys final game was against a very strong St.Marks team. Unfortunately this team was too strong and the boys were beaten by a number of baskets.

Well done to all those involved, particularly to Anna Prunker and Karlo Prunker won both most valuable player for both teams