Finalists of 2018 School Competition Announced

Finalists of 2018 School Competition Announced

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Following an exhibition in Croke Park in March 2018 featuring 28 semi-finalists, the finalists of the Certified Irish Angus Beef School Competition have been announced.  They are:

St. Ita’s Special School, Drogheda, Co. Louth

Roscommon Community College, Lisnamult, Co. Roscommon

Royal School, Cavan Town, Co. Cavan

St. Joseph’s Mercy Secondary School, Navan, Co. Meath

Mary Immaculate Secondary School, Lisdoonvarna, Co. Clare

Colaiste Treasa, Kanturk, Co. Cork

The students will be presented with their Irish Angus calves at the National Ploughing Championships in September 2018 and will raise them through to slaughter.  An overall winner will be announced in March 2020.  You can follow their progress on Facebook “Certified Irish Angus Beef”.

Conor Belton, Michael McQuillan & Alisa Crosbie from St. Ita's Special School, Drogheda, Co. Louth
Conor Belton, Michael McQuillan & Alisa Crosbie from St. Ita’s Special School, Drogheda, Co. Louth

 

Sean Trundle, Keelan, Gallagher & John Cunniffe of Roscommon Community College
Sean Trundle, Keelan, Gallagher & John Cunniffe of Roscommon Community College

 

Rachel Alexander, Barry Stratford, Sophie Reilly, Kelvin McNally & Lloyd Hastings of Royal School, Cavan
Rachel Alexander, Barry Stratford, Sophie Reilly, Kelvin McNally & Lloyd Hastings of Royal School, Cavan

 

Ciara Smith, Katie Tully, Amy Everard, Saidhbh Gaffney-Bent & Francesca McKenna of St. Joseph's Mercy Secondary School, Navan. Co. Meath
Ciara Smith, Katie Tully, Amy Everard, Saidhbh Gaffney-Bent & Francesca McKenna of St. Joseph’s Mercy Secondary School, Navan. Co. Meath

 

Amy Woods, Seamus MacNamara & Katie Thomas of Mary Immaculate Secondary School, Lisdoonvarna, Co. Clare
Amy Woods, Seamus MacNamara & Katie Thomas of Mary Immaculate Secondary School, Lisdoonvarna, Co. Clare

 

Aine O'Connor, Maire Moylan & Gillian Casey of Colaiste Treasa, Kanturk, Co. Cork
Aine O’Connor, Maire Moylan & Gillian Casey of Colaiste Treasa, Kanturk, Co. Cork