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Football – Cumman na mBunsco

Well done to all the children who took part in the first matches of the the Cumman na mBunscol. Both the girls team and the boys team won both their games. A big thank you to Ruth Goodwin and Gerry Kilfeather for the coaching.

Cumann na mBunscol Champions

Our boys Gaelic football team won the Cumann na mBunscol championship after an exciting final against Rathcormac National School in Markievicz Park last Sunday. The boys reached the final after an extra time one point win against Grange NS in the semi-final. The final itself was a very tight affair with the teams level at half time. The match continued to be very tight
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Girls Football Semi Final

Commiserations to our Girls’ Gaelic football team who were narrowly defeated by Grange in an enthralling county semi final on Thursday 5th June. Ransboro started the game strongly and raced into a 2 0 lead after a few minutes. Grange pulled back a point shortly afterwards but Ransboro continued to dominate possession  and soon added on another score.  Several chances were missed by Ransboro and Grange
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Gaelic Football League

Gaelic Football League Winners 2014 Over the last number of weeks, Ransboro NS hosted a very successful in-school Gaelic football league. 72 pupils from 3rd to 6th class competed in the league, with the emphasis on participation and enjoyment. The pupils were divided into six teams of twelve with each team representing a county. After six lunchtime group games and two semi-finals, “Mayo” and
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Girls Football Final 2013

Saturday the 15th of June was the Cumann Na mBunscol final for the girls. The girls played some matches during the season to get to the final: Rockfield (Colloney), Strandhill and Calry. The girls played in Markievicz Park Sligo. They were told to be at the pitch at 12:45 . They got to the pitch, togged out and went for a warm up. The
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Girls Gaelic Match

On Wednesday the 24th of April the girls had a Cumann na mBunscol gaelic match against the Gaelscoil. It was a good day and we got a bus to the football pitch. Mr McGroary and Mrs Hampson came on the bus along with the footballers. The girls on both teams played very well but in the end the Gaelscoil won. After the girls match
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On Wednesdays, 3rd-6th  classes go to a gaelic lesson on the astro turf pitch. Our coaches names are Aileen & Daire and they are from Mayo. Aileen does some really fun exercises & games with us. We do different games such as Traffic Lights and Tape Player. We also do games with both coaches such as passing games, kicking games and skill games. They show us how to do
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