Golf @ St. Patrick’s Classical School
Golf has been promoted in St. Patrick’s Classical School over the years and in 2008 the school reached the All-Ireland Final of the Schools Senior Matchplay competition which was played in Enniscrone Co Sligo. They were defeated narrowly that day.
The school was represented by Paul Cullen, Simon Kennedy, Peter McMahon, Stephen Barry, Craig Cahill and Cian Geraghty.
In the same year the school won the Leinster title in the schools Junior Golf Championship. The school was represented in this competition by Ian Sweeney, Cian Gibney and Stephen Barry.
Every year there is a school outing to Royal Tara Golf Club in May for the school competition where there are prizes for each year group as well as a stroke competition for the “Golfer of the Year” trophy and title. The winner of this title in 2015 was Robert White and the winner in 2016 was Daniel Tully.
The teacher in charge of golf in the school over the last 20 years is Aidan Jordan.
All-Ireland Final of the Schools Senior Matchplay competition 2008