There were two big nights of Scór na mBunscoileanna in Carrick on Shannon and Ballinamore last Thursday and Friday night. Fourteen schools took part between the two nights and there is a further night in Manorhamilton on this coming Friday night starting at 6.30pm.

There were 50 different items on stage on the Thursday night in Carrick and 49 in Ballinamore and the winners in each event on both nights were presented with medals. On the two nights the halls were packed to capacity and some wonderful entertainment was provided.

The winners on Thursday night were

Trath na gCeisteanna: Fenagh

Rince Foirne: Bornacoola

Amhranaíocht Aonair: Elisa Bruen, Leitrim

Grúpa Ceoil: Leitrim

Rince Aonair: Clara Reid. Bornacoola

Aithriseoireacht: Sive Sweeney, Leitrim

Nuachleas: Aughavas

Ceol Aonair: Cian Wrynn, Fenagh

Bailéid Ghrúpa: Mohill

Rince Seit: Aughnasheelin

On the Friday night the standard was equally good and both events were a credit to the teachers who prepared their students for the various events. The winners in Ballinamore were as follows:

Trath na gCeisteanna: Drumlea

Rince Foirne: Drumlea

Amhranaíocht Aonair: Paula Kiernan, Carrigallen

Grúpa Ceoil: Carrigallen

Rince Aonair: Julie Reynolds, Aughnasheelin

Aithriseoireacht: Aaron ODonnell, Aughnasheelin

Nuachleas: Aughnasheelin

Ceol Aonair: John FinnÓgan, Carrigallen

Bailéid Ghrúpa: Ballinamore Girls N.S

Rince Seit: Ballinamore Girls N.S.

Bhronnadh Sciath Chormaic Mhic Ghiolla ar Scoil Charraig Álainn mar an Scoil ab fhearr ins na comórtais.




09-Nov-08 by Sean O Suilleabhain