Sporting Success 15 October 2016

U14 Hockey

The U14A Hockey team played in the 1st round of the Junior Schools Cup against Limavady Grammar School, winning 2-0. The next round will be in November.


This weekend Glenlola Swim Team competed in the Swim Ulster Schools Cup and Championship held at Aurora. Our girls had tremendous success over the 2 days, with 1300 swimmers from over 300 schools taking part!

Year 8

The relay team of Farrah Allen, Tarryn Barr, Lucy Hill and Amelia Urry won Gold in both the Medley and Freestyle relays.

In the Medley relay, the second place school (Methody) finished 12 seconds behind our girls. Also, in the freestyle relay, the second placed school (again Methody) finished over 10 seconds behind our girls. The girls have now qualified for the Irish Minor Schools Championships in February 2017.

Individually, Taryn Barr won Silver in both 50m Butterfly and 100m IM races.

Amelia Urry won Bronze in 50mButterfly.

Years 9-10

Ellie McKibbin won Silver in 100m Butterfly and Bronze in 100m Breaststroke.

Years 11-12

Zoe Thompson won Gold in 100m Breaststroke and Bronze in 200m IM

Years 13-14

The relay team of Sarah Davidson, Katie McDowell, Ellie McKibbin and Zoe Thomspson won Silver in the Freestyle relay and Bronze in the Medley relay. Three of the girls swam up in the older age group to enable us having a senior relay team.

Well done, girls!