Schools Basketball Association of Ireland All-Ireland Schools Finals 1996-97

Cup Finals

GradeWinner Runner-Up 
Boys APatrician Newbridge74Our Lady’s Castleblaney63
Boys BSt. Mel’s Longford76Kilkenny CBS64
Boys CSt. Patrick’s Dungannon74CBS Limerick55
Girls AMoyne CS59Manor House Raheny45
Girls BHoly Faith Clontarf57Presentation Thurles55
Girls CArd Scoil Mhuire Bruff53St. Joseph’s Rochfortbridge45


League Finals

GradeWinner Runner-Up 
 U19 Boys   
U19 A BoysNorth Monastery73Patrician Newbridge64
U19 B BoysSt. Malachy’s Belfast49Cresent College Limerick47
U19 C BoysBallincollig CS45St. Aidan’s Tallaght43
 Senior Girls   
Senior A GirlsMoyne CS70Mercy Heights Skibbereen50
Senior B GirlsPresentation Thurles51St. Nathy’s Ballaghadereen49
Senior C GirlsArd Scoil Mhuire Bruff47St. Mary’s Ballisodare45
Senior D GirlsSacred Heart Clonakilty50St. Aidan’s Cootehill31
 U16 Boys   
U16 A BoysColaiste Eanna Ballyroan57St. Fintan’s HS Sutton45
U16 B BoysChanel College46Colaiste Choilm39
U16 C BoysBallincollig CS62St. Patrick’s Navan42
 Cadette Girls   
Cadette A GirlsPresentation Castleisland37Presentation Oranmore31
Cadette B GirlsMercy Ballymahon49St. Enda’s Galway35
Cadette C GirlsSt. Mary’s Ballisodare39Scoil Chonglais34
Cadette D GirlsLoreto Dalkey37Rockwell College36


Home Counties

North MonasteryCork
Patrician College NewbridgeKildare
St. Malachy’sBelfast
Cresecent CollegeLimerick
Ballincollig Community SchoolCork
St. Aidan’s TallaghtDublin
Moyne Community School 
Mercy Heights SkibbereenCork
Presentation ThurlesTipperary
St. Nathy’s Ballaghadereen 
Ard Scoil Mhuire Bruff 
St. Mary’s Ballisodare 
Sacred Heart ClonakiltyCork
St. Aidan’s Cootehill 
Colaiste Eanna BallyroanDublin
St. Fintan’s SuttonDublin
Chanel CollegeDublin
Colaiste Choilm 
St. Patrick’s NavanMeath
Presentation CastleislandKerry
Presentation OranmoreGalway
Mercy BallymahonLongford
St. Enda’sGalway
Scoil Chonglais 
Loreto DalkeyDublin
Rockwell College 
Our Lady’s CastleblaneyMonaghan
St. Mel’s LongfordLongford
Kilkenny CBSKilkenny
St. Patrick’s DungannonTyrone
CBS LImerickLimerick
Manor House RahenyDublin
Holy Faith ClontarfDublin
Presentation ThurlesTipperary
St. Joseph’s RochfortbridgeWestmeath




[1] Anon.. (1997) “BASKETBALL” Irish Independent. Wednesday, January 30, 1997. pg. 16.

[2] Hudson, E. (1997) “Third time lucky for Mel’s” Irish Independent. Wednesday, February 12, 1997. pg. 16-17.

[3] Hudson, E. (1997) “Moyne the pride of midlands” Irish Independent. Thursday, February 13, 1997. pg. 16-17.

[4] Anon.. (1997) “BASKETBALL” Irish Independent. Monday, February 24, 1997. pg. 28-29.

[5] Anon.. (1997) “BASKETBALL” Irish Independent. Thursday, March 13, 1997. pg. 16-17.

[6] Anon.. (1997) “BASKETBALL” Irish Independent. Friday, March 14, 1997. pg. 16-17.

[7] Anon.. (1997) “BASKETBALL” Irish Independent. Thursday, March 20, 1997. pg. 18-19.

[8] Hudson, E. (1997) “Reddy star as North Mon capture another title” Irish Independent. Thursday, Friday, March 21, 1997. pg. 20-21.


Thanks to Jim Naughton, Colaiste Eanna, Barry Wyse, Templeogue College, Aisling Delaney, Our Lady’s Templeogue

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