Principal’s Welcome

September 2, 2013

Desmond College Principal : Ms Vourneen Gavin Barry

I’m delighted to welcome you all to our website.

I hope you enjoy browsing through this site and

getting to know us better.

Ms. Vourneen Gavin Barry
Principal

DESMOND COLLEGE TO PLAY HARTY CUP HURLING AGAIN IN SEPTEMBER

June 10, 2014

West Limerick Colleges, the amalgamated Hurling team from Desmond College, Hazelwood College and Colaiste Na Trocaire, will compete again in the new academic year …….. details to follow.

Desmond College Camogie

June 2, 2014

Desmond College, Newcastle West: 5-12
Salesians, Pallaskenery: 3-8

On Friday the 16th of May, Desmond College Camogie team made the trip to Mick Neville Park in Rathkeale to take on Salesians, Pallaskenery in the County Limerick Post-Primary Senior B Camogie Final.

Against the wind in the first half, the backs were under pressure from the get go with Leanne Browne, Norma Leahy and Rachel Lacey leading the defence. However some fantastic long range scores from Rebecca Delee and Alice Brislane put the Desmond girls marginally ahead at half time. Led by Captain Rebecca Delee, who had an outstanding game centre-forward, Desmond College upped their game in the second half.

1st year Aoife Corbett had a great game in the half forward line, setting up some vital scores. Both substitutes for Desmond College in the second half gave fantastic displays in the full forward and half forward line. Goals from Claire Collum, Alice Brislane and Rachel Lacey ensuring victory for the Newcastle West Team. Rebecca Delee, 6th year and captain of Desmond College accepted the cup from Salesians coach, Dermot Fitzgearld on behalf of the team.

Team:

Nikita Hartnett, Rachel Lacey, Norma Leahy, Emily Duffy, Leanne Browne, Clara Danaher, Julie Cantillion, Kiara Carroll, Shauna Tobin, Rebecca Delee, Aoife Corbett, Alice Brislane, Rachel Dore, Claire Collum, Katie Noonan, Niamh Liston, Caoimhe Danaher.

Injured:

Emma Herbert, Leah Kelly, Deborah Murphy, Natalia, Stacey Flynn, Ava O’Connor

1st and 2nd Year Awards 2014

June 2, 2014

Desmond College Students : 1st Year and 2nd Year Awards 2014

Elverys Sports Power Team Visit

May 28, 2014

Active Week in Desmond College saw a visit from Elverys Sports Power Team who worked with First and Second Years. All students received a presentation on healthy eating and then took part in a ‘serious’ workout session!

Active Week in Desmond College with a visit from Elverys Sports Power Team who worked with First and Second Years Students.

Active Week in Desmond College with a visit from Elverys Sports Power Team who worked with First and Second Years Students.Active Week in Desmond College with a visit from Elverys Sports Power Team who worked with First and Second Years Students.Active Week in Desmond College with a visit from Elverys Sports Power Team who worked with First and Second Years Students.Active Week in Desmond College with a visit from Elverys Sports Power Team who worked with First and Second Years Students.Active Week in Desmond College with a visit from Elverys Sports Power Team who worked with First and Second Years Students.Active Week in Desmond College with a visit from Elverys Sports Power Team who worked with First and Second Years Students.Active Week in Desmond College with a visit from Elverys Sports Power Team who worked with First and Second Years Students.Active Week in Desmond College with a visit from Elverys Sports Power Team who worked with First and Second Years Students.Active Week in Desmond College with a visit from Elverys Sports Power Team who worked with First and Second Years Students.

First Year Trip To the Burren 2014

May 27, 2014

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Third Year and Fifth Year Award Ceremony

May 26, 2014

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