Category Archives: Sport

Handball Exhibition Paul Brady and Michael Finnegan

Munterconnaught GFC will host an exhibition handball match between Paul Brady (World Champion) and Michael Finnegan on Wednesday night next 3rd December at 7.30pm in Munterconnaught GAA 40 x 20 indoor alley. This is an opportunity to view world class handball and we are encouraging all pupils, parents and members of the community to join us…

Cross Country November 12th 2014

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Congratulations to all children who took part in the Cavan Cross Country championships on Wednesday the 12th of November in Kilinkere.  All athletes put in a great effort on the day also throughout the previous 5 weeks of training.  A special well done to Intermediate girls team (3rd place) and senior boys team (first place). Great individual performances also from Emma Hetherton (12th place Senior) and Ella O'Reilly, (4th place Intermediate).  Well done to all.

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Showjumping in Killossery Lodge Stud – Sean Nwaneri

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Recently Sean Nwaneri in 6th class represented Knocktemple N.S. in the inter schools showjumping in Killossery Lodge Stud on the 16th of November last.
Sean competed very well in his age group and came 4th out of 42 show-jumpers!
Jockey Chris Hayes was in attendence ont the day to present the awards. Chris, originally from Limerick is a  professional jockey, riding for trainer Kevin Prendergast who is based in the Curragh.
Well done to Sean on his achievement and we wish him well in all his future equine endeavours!

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One-Wall Handball Tournament held at Virginia College

Knocktemple NS was represented by three budding handallers, Corey Gilsenan, Caolin Hughes and Cian Embley-McGovern, at the Cavan County singles  one-wall handball competition in Virginia College on Saturday last. Well done boys!