GAA NEWS: SCHOOL NOTES

first_imgTooban NS win Indoor Hurling Final:A high standard of hurling was on offer in Burt Hall on Thursday last in the county finals of the indoor hurling. The final pitched two teams from opposite ends of the county together, namely Tooban NS from the Burt area and Derrybeg NS from the Gweedore area. In a keenly contested final, it was the Inishowen school who took the honours and in doing so, they claimed the first piece of silverware on offer at primary schools level in the new school year.   Woodlands NS win Camogie Indoor Final:The girls from Woodlands NS were victorius in the camogie finals that were held along with the hurling finals in Burt last week. The girls from Tooban NS and Woodlands NS qualified from their respective groups to set up a closely fought final, in which the Woodlands girls prevailed to claim the title. They have now qualified for the Indoor Ulster Finals that will be held in February 2013.    Football Competitions:Fixtures for the 2012/13 season are now on the website. Teachers are encouraged to play as many blitzes as possible in their section in order to give the pupils as much game time as possible. Results should be recorded and the school with the most wins will qualify for the knockout stages in April.  Mouth Guards:Teachers please note that from Jan. 1st 2013, it will be compulsory for all players to wear mouthguards during Cumann na mBunscol football competitions. Players will not be allowed on to the field of play without one after this date. This is a directive from the National Committee of the GAA and will also be implemented at club level.  Committee Meeting:The next monthly meeting will be held in Heaney’s, Ballybofey on Jan. 9th @ 5pm.  GAA NEWS: SCHOOL NOTES was last modified: December 10th, 2012 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:GAA schools noteslast_img

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