Tag Archives: Sport

U21 Hurlers pay a Visit

We were delighted to welcome Barry Whelan, a member of the victorious U21 Waterford Hurling team to school today. He got a very enthusiastic welcome from both pupils and staff, and despite his busy schedule spent lots of time answering … Continue reading

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Up the Déise!

Many of us wore our Waterford colours today in support of the Waterford Minor hurlers who play Galway in the All-Ireland final on Sunday. We wish Waterford the best of luck on this great occasion. 

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Cricket Coaching

The 3rd & 4th class pupils have just commenced a 4 week cycle of cricket coaching. They are being coached by members of the “Cricket Ireland Development Team”, who hope to encourage more people to take up cricket as a sport.  The … Continue reading

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Christmas News

We held our final assembly before the Christmas holidays. It was a very special assembly because all of our Junior Infants were there for the very first time. During assembly medals were given out to our great girls’ & boys’ … Continue reading

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Mini Sevens Final

These action shots of our Mini-Sevens finalists were taken by Maurice Hennebry. Well done boys, you did yourselves and the school proud!

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Good Luck Ms Power!

All of us in Holy Cross National School would like to wish Ms Elaine Power and the rest of her team mates the best of luck in their upcoming Ladies’ Gaelic Football Final.  We all dressed in blue and white … Continue reading

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Mini Sevens

Pictured are our Mini-Sevens players who did themselves proud in the recent Eastern Final. Congratulations to our champions!

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School participates in Cross Country event

Well done to all of our pupils who represented us so well today in the Waterford Schools’ Cross Country competition. Pictured are some of our great athletes. Maith sibh a pháistí.

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Good Luck Miss Morrissey !

We’d like to wish Miss Nicola Morrissey, captain of the Waterford Camógie team the best of luck in the Junior Camógie Final which takes place this Sunday in Croke Park. Let’s hope that it’s 3rd time lucky for Nicola and … Continue reading

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Basketball News

Holy Cross boys’ basketball team have had a great year.  Recently they won the Scoil Mhuire Perpetual Shield, beating off stiff competition from the boys of St. Declan’s school in Waterford. The final score was 10-6.  Well done to all … Continue reading

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