National Cup Memories - Day 2
January 19, 2021
All this week we're hearing from those involved in the game, as they share their favourite National Cup and All-Ireland Schools Cup memories with us. Take a look at who featured on day two below. Share your memory by tagging @BballIrl on Twitter and using the hashtag #NatCupWeek.
Claire Rockall's National Cup pedigree is without doubt, with nine medals in total so far. She won the U16 All-Ireland Schools Cup with Calasantius in 2006, tasting more success with the school in 2008 with an U19 Schools Cup medal, the same year she also won an U18 National Cup with Maree. In 2010 she lifted the U20 National Cup with Glanmire. She was to follow it with senior success at Glanmire too, claiming the 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 Super League National Cup. Her most recent medal was the 2019 Division 1 National Cup with Maree.
Jerome Westbrooks has been involved in National Cup and All-Ireland Schools Cup success as a player and a coach. Listen to him share his fondest memories from his own basketball cave below.
We also heard from Echo and Irish Examiner journalist John Coughlan who picked out his favourite moments when covering the sport.
Basketball Ireland will be sharing more memories throughout the week. Keep an eye on our social channels and our website, as we look back on some good times with us!