U-14 Badminton
The Badminton season concluded on Wednesday 10th Feb with a narrow loss in the U-14 final to Borris VS on aces 81-78, the team included Blade O’Gorman, Sean Barron, Jamie Joy and Craig Cahill. The 2nd team of Paddy Brennan, Scott Lawlor, Tamas Seebok and Aaron Denny exited at the semi final stages after some very exiting games. Coach Mr D.Walton said overall it was a very successful year in Badminton for Coláiste Éamann Rís with titles at U16 and U19 level and paid special thanks to Ms. Briody in St Brigids for the use of their courts for training purposes.

U-16 Badminton

Mr. Walton brought a record 12 students to the U-16 badminton competition held in the Watershed and they played a total of 78 games. Coláiste Éamann Rís ‘A’ made up of Shane Cullen (c), Aidan Culleton, Kalle Young and TJ Tierney beat Kilkenny College in the U16 B Final on aces 76-74 having overcome a stiff test from our B team in the semi final.  Well done to all students who participated





U-19 Badminton

Our Badminton team were victorious in the Kilkenny U19 championships held in the Watershed. Well done to players Josh Price(c), Jim Power, James Culleton, David Power and coach Mr. D Walton.