De La Salle Teen Scene

TY 5 Sky Sports Challenge
De La Salle College ‘Living for sport challenge
2015’ funded by Sky Sports aims to support schools to
raise standards, achievement and attainment across
all subject areas.
Sky Sports mentor and Former Leinster Rugby
player Shaun Byrne worked with a TY group over the
course of 2 days. It involved the students working
through challenges such as team building activities
using the 6 keys to success one being ‘hunger to
The 6 keys to success are designed to help young
people develop valuable life skills that will help them
in and outside of school now and into the future. It
was an excellent workshop that involved each and
every student. Well done to those involved.
Athletics Track and Field
On May 6th our athletics team had a very successful
day at the East Munster Schools track and field.
The team won the Bro. O’Donovan Cup.
At Senior level Fiachra O’Mahony won the 3000m,
Pelumi Daniel and Cormac McCann were second and
third in the 200m and Tadhg Brennan was 3rd in the
1500m. Pelumi was also third in the 100m and Sean
Whittle 3rd in the 400m. The relay team finished
At Intermediate level Conor Quinn was 2nd in the
800m, Jonathan Crowley was 2nd in the 1500m and
3rd in the 1500m Steeplechase. Eoin Kenny was 2nd
in the Shot and 3rd in the Javelin. David McGlynn was
2nd in the 3000m.
Leke Daniel was 2nd in the Minor 100m and the
Minor relay team was 2nd. Hassan Ali won the Junior
Javelin and was second in the discus. Lance Baylon was
2nd in the 100 and 200m with Kelvin Daniel 3rd in
the 100m. The Junior relay team was first and Cillian
Drohan was second in the shot.
The Munster Finals took place in the CIT Cork on
Saturday 16th May. Competition on the day was very
tough. However the following students were successful.
Hassan Ali finished 2nd in the Javelin, Jonathan
Crowley 3rd in 1500m and Cillian Drohan 3rd in the
Junior Shot. These students go on to represent the
College in the All Ireland Finals on Saturday May 30th
in Tullamore. We congratulate them and wish them
good luck in their events
Maths News
The regional final
of Irish Junior Maths
competition organised
by the Maths Teachers
Association (Waterford
Branch) too place in the
College on Friday 8th of
May. The following boys
qualified for the final
and did very well on the
night. They were Adrian
Power, Cormac Doolan,
Josh Hogan, Aaron
Siddique, Jay Traynor,
Cian Wadding, Patrick

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