SUBWAY School of the Month for November announced
December 14, 2016
There are big celebrations in Cork this week as Colaiste Choilm in Ballincollig has scooped the title of Subway School of the Month for November.
Basketball is one of the core sports of the school, catering for Boys and Girls basketball, and there is a strong tradition of players earning their spot on the Irish underage international squads.
The school has secured a number of honours throughout 2016, including qualifying as a Subway U19 Schools Cup semi-finalist to be played in January 2017. They are also Senior A South winners and Subway U19 A All-Ireland Schools Cup winners 2016. Student Dylan Corkery is the current School’s Player of the Year while the school’s coach Francis O’Sullivan is the current Coach of the Year. They also hold the coveted BIPPS Boys School of the Year 2016 title.
Former students that have had the honour to go on and represent Ireland at Senior level include Ciaran and Adrian O’Sullivan as well as Kieran O’Brien.
The school enjoys strong links with the local basketball clubs Ballincollig BC, BFG Neptune and UCC Demons.