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MONAGHAN ENJOY HANDBALL GLORY

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19 Feb 2016 Comments Off on MONAGHAN ENJOY HANDBALL GLORY
MONAGHAN ENJOY HANDBALL GLORY

St. Macartan’s College recorded one of its best ever returns at the Ulster Colleges Finals Tournament in Kingscourt on February 6, starting when Tiarnán O’Rourke (Monaghan Harps) took the juvenile (U-13&1/2) title with wins in the semi-final against Patrick Cowan of St. Colman’s, Newry and in the final against Jonathan Owens from Omagh CBS. The U-15&1/2 Singles title went to the in-form Eoghan McGinnity (Monaghan Harps). Having already won the 60×30 Colleges title in this age-grade earlier this year, Eoghan accounted for Dáire Savage (St. Colman’s) in the quarter-final, followed ...

ST MACARTAN’S ‘CLASS’ CUP VICTORY

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28 Nov 2014 Comments Off on ST MACARTAN’S ‘CLASS’ CUP VICTORY
ST MACARTAN’S ‘CLASS’ CUP VICTORY

St Macartan’s      1-11 St Mary’s                 1-06 By COLM SHALVEY St. Macartan’s College ended a 37-year wait when they won the Rannafast Cup Final against St. Mary’s, Magherafelt last Friday night. This final, played at the Queen’s University Dub Arena, which was in immaculate condition despite constant rain, saw the Sem dominate and run out fully deserving winners, with eight players getting on the scoresheet. The Monaghan team should have been ahead at half-time even after playing against the wind and they took charge after the ...

MONAGHAN MEN RENEW A FIERCE RIVALRY IN BID FOR VALUABLE POINTS

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8 Mar 2013 Comments Off on MONAGHAN MEN RENEW A FIERCE RIVALRY IN BID FOR VALUABLE POINTS
MONAGHAN MEN RENEW A FIERCE RIVALRY IN BID FOR VALUABLE POINTS

St Paul’s 2-12 St Macartan’s 1-06 BY JOHN GRAHAM A PLACE in the MacRory Cup Final in the year when the college celebrated 100 years of gaelic games in the Sem proved a bridge too far for St Macartan’s College as a rampant St. Paul’s Bessbrook blitzed their way to the final in their first season competing in the MacRory Cup in what was quite a one-way contest at the Athletic Grounds, Armagh on Wednesday evening last. St. Paul’s Bessbrook completely dominated this game with the exception of a short period just before half-time ...

SAINT MACARTAN’S COLLEGE CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS

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20 Dec 2012 Comments Off on SAINT MACARTAN’S COLLEGE CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS
SAINT MACARTAN’S COLLEGE CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS

BY JOHN GRAHAM Being in the position to celebrate a centenary is a unique occasion in its own right and organisations right across the whole spectrum of life and activity, business, sport, leisure, politics or whatever, who have reached the magical 100 have celebrated that achievement in style. As far as St Macartan’s College is concerned though, they are celebrating a second centenary next year. They celebrated their centenary as an educational institution quite some time ago, in 1940 to be exact, so this current or second landmark centenary date is ...