Athletics - Well done to Aoife Moore who came third in the 60m hurdles at the Leinster Indoor
Finals in Athlone IT recently. Aoife then competed in the All Ireland Indoor
Championship last weekend in Athlone IT where she came in a very credible 6th
position. Aoife trains with Gowran AC.
Schools Hurling - The School Hurling team suffered a defeat in their first match against Dunamaggin
last week. This teams next match is an away game against Mullinavat on April 10th.
U14 Football - The St Fiacres u14 footballers had their first defeat of the league on St Patrick’s Day
in Tom Walsh Park when they were beaten by Conahy Shamrocks. St Fiacres needed
a draw or win to make the league final but unfortunately it was not to be. Final
scoreline was 4-4 to 2-7. The team was-S Byrne, D Sheedy, N Hayden, S Walsh, M
Walsh, S Cosgrave, K Phelan, J Dowling, R Foley, K O’Grady, S Holden, J Byrne, B
Savage, I Foley, A Foley, J Cahill, T Doherty, O Alyward.
U16 Football - The St Fiacres U 16 footballers travelled to Tullogher on St Patrick’s Day for their
League Roinn B Group A match –Final score Tullogher Rosbercon 3-6 St Fiacres 3-4.
Confirmation - Friday 15th March was a special day for the 5th and 6th class students who received
the Sacrament of Confirmation –the following pupils were confirmed- R Moran, S
McHugh, K O’Grady, P McDonald, L Maher, P Heffernan, E O’Brien, J McGrath, P
Pendergast, J Ryan, L Ryan, D Murphy, M Murphy, E Neville, S Nolan, A O’Brien,
F Savage, C Mae-Somers, G Barcoe, A Barcoe, D Cushen, K Drennan, C Dowling, P
Cullen, J Cross.
School Holidays - Skeoughvosteen National School closed for the Easter Break on Friday 22nd March
and will re-open on Monday April 8th. Happy Easter to all!
Junior B League - The Blacks and Whites Junior B Hurlers get their league campaign off this Friday
29th March at 5.00pm. The game is currently fixed for Tom Walsh Park after being re
scheduled due to the bad weather last weekend.
Intermediate Football - Blacks and Whites footballers have been drawn against St Patricks Ballyraggett in the
Intermediate Football Championship semi final. The game is fixed for St James Park,
Kilkenny on Saturday 6th April at 6.30pm
Easter Mass Times - Mass times for the Easter Ceremonies in both Skeoughvosteen and Graiguenamanagh
are as follows: Holy Thursday, Skeoughvosteen 6.00pm, Graiguenamanagh
7.30pm. Good Friday, Skeoughvosteen 7.30pm, Graiguenamanagh 3.00pm, Holy
Saturday, No Mass Skeoughvosteen, Graiguenamanagh 9.00pm. Easter Sunday, Skeoughvosteen 9.30am, Graiguenamanagh 11.00am.
Notes - Anyone who would like any news or details of any upcoming events featured in the
Skeoughvosteen notes please contact James Doran at firstname.lastname@example.org