Community Games U10 & U12 Handwriting Competition

The Community Games U10 & U12 Handwriting Competition text was sent to all the local primary schools in mid January. Thanks to all the schools who returned entries there were 227 entries!
An independent judge adjudicated on the scripts which were judged on ‘Correct letter formation, neatness, legibility, fluency, completion of piece and punctuation.’
The result of the competition is as follows
Under 10 Handwriting – Boys – (40 entries)
1st James Leonard – St Johns
2nd Dara Foley – Kilgarvan
3rd Daithi Driscoll – Realt Na Mara
4th Olly Hayes – Kilgarvan
Under 12 Handwriting – Boys – (62 entries)
1st Gaspar Landron O’Connor – Cahir NS
2nd Liam O’Sullivan – St Johns
3rd Michael Tangney – Tulloha NS – Bonane
4th Robbie Guest – St Johns
Under 10 Handwriting – Girls – (53 Entries)
1st Niamh Sheehan – Cahir NS
2nd Aoibhe Kelleher – Cahir NS
3rd Martha Landron O’Connor – Cahir NS
4th Emma Poff – St Johns
Under 12 Handwriting – Girls – (72 entries)
1st Maggie O’Donoghue – Cahir NS
2nd Amy Truman – Cahir NS
3rd Amy Arthur- Cahir NS
4th Thien Doran – St Johns
The contestants who were placed first will now go forward to represent the Kenmare area in the county finals, which will be held in Listowel on Saturday the 23rd of February at 10.30am.