Sunday May 01 2016
Sacred Heart School Tullamore
Sacred Heart School Tullamore compete at B level in U19 and U16 level as well as first and second year competitions. The school has an enviable tradition having won All Ireland A titles in the Nineties and recently competing in the U19 C All Ireland Cup Final in 2009 and the U19 B Cup Final in 2010 in the National Basketball Arena. Irelands most illustrious Basketballer Susan Moran is a past pupil of the School.
Sacred Heart Devils First Year team 2011/12 won the Midland regional competition after going unbeaten through the group stages and a victory over Ursuline Secondary School Thurles in the Final. They competed at the All Ireland playoffs in Sligo winning all 3 games. Their run of 9 straight victories came to an end at the hands of eventual All Ireland champions St Josephs Presentation Castleisland 31-42 in the semi final played at the University of Limericks centre court on May10th 2012. As all finalists move up a grade the girls can look forward to more success in the years ahead with dedicated practice. TEAM PHOTO IN GALLERY