Yes, we all enthusiastically welcomed the arrival of full co-education a couple of years ago and, yes, we knew that the old ‘boys club’ mentality at St. Conleth’s would have to change as the girls arrived in greater and greater numbers… but did they really have to take over the place so quickly? Especially in sport… formerly the exclusive fiefdom of us troglodytes? First, it was the basketball girls winning matches despite numerical disadvantage…. then, the First Year Hockey girls made it to the Leinster League Final (in their first year!)… and, now, the Minor Tennis Girls win their first match 3-0 over Sanford Park! The boys are doing their best to keep up, with our Minor Boys team losing narrowly… but at least they looked dashing in defeat!
Girls Tennis (Remaining Matches)
May 4th v Teresian School at Donnybrook TC 2.0pm.
May 8th v Loreto Balbriggan at Balbriggan 1.0pm.