Active Week in St Mel’s College


There was a hectic week in St Mel’s this week with the following activities

  • The 2nd Year Football team had a comprehensive 3-20 to 0-6 win over Colaiste Choilm , Tullamore in the 2nd round. Well done to Mr Garvey and Miss Cassidy.
  • The U-16 Football team had a very comprehensive 3-13 to 0-2 win v Moyne Community School in the semi final of the Longford schools competition.Well done to Mr Gacquin and Mr Rooney.
  • The Senior Rugby team under past pupil Dylan Quinn qualified out of their group in Mullingar for the Cup compitition.
  • The soccer teams are in training for upcoming competitions under coaches Mr O Connell,Mr Enright and Mr Clyne.
  • The Fishing club are having their first outing on Friday to Clondra Harbour with Mr Galvin and Mr Rooney.
  • The Basketball teams are in training for competition with coaches Mr McWeeney,Miss Sweeney and Michael Murphy jnr.
  • The Connolly Cup visited the school with teacher Mr Quinn and students Cian Dooner and James Moran
  • The Chess club continues each lunch time with Denise Moran while Paula Oates is getting ready for auditions for the Annual Christmas Concert.
  • Well done to our first years hurlers who played in a blitz in Dunganny, Co Meath last Wed. Won 2 out of 3 games. Well done lads and mentor Mr.Garvey. Training continues next Wed at 4pm.