9th June 2016
Belmayne Educate Together vs Our Lady's BNS, Ballinteer
It took six years of hard work from pupils, teachers and parents but the greatest day in the history of Belmayne GAA happened on the 9th of June 2016 in Croke Park when Belmayne defeated Our Lady's BNS, Ballinteer by five points to win the Corn Oideachais hurling cup.
The Irish Independent reported:
'Brothers Conn Rock and Fionn Rock drove Belmayne Educate Together to the Corn Oideachas title.'
The Evening Herald:
'The Rock brothers, Fionn and Conn, were in majestic form for Belmayne. In the first half, Fionn went on a solo down the left wing. For a second, the crowd thought that Nicky English had changed into his playing gear.'
He goes on a trademark solo run
He breaks the tackle of the defender
Two Belmayne players contest the high ball
leads by example by driving forward
AA makes a vital save
LM has no fear as he makes a vital block
Total concentration from DL
NL wasn't phased by all the defenders around him
JL drives the ball forward
AR, DC, LK, EOT and CW await their chance to play in the final
leading by example
JM with a brilliant piece of skill
clearing his line
our inspirational captain receives the cup
The hard work has finally paid off!