All-Ireland Camogie Champions

Congratulations to both the Galway Senior and the Intermediate Camogie teams who were All Ireland winners in Croke Park on this third Sunday in September. The Intermediate team beat Limerick on a scoreline of 0-12 to 0-10. It was only the Seniors second All Ireland title, the last being in 1996. They beat Kilkenny on a scoreline of 1-09 to 0-07. Congrats especially to our past pupils, Niamh and Orla Kilkenny who were / are part of the Galway squad. Orla (left) was HRC’s Sports Personality and Student of the Year in 2001 while Niamh (right) repeated her sister’s achievements in 2007.