The 1st year girls of Coláiste na Carraige got their school Basketball careers off to a winning start, winning the Anna Ward "Tough Cookie" blitz on Tuesday 15 January. They overcame strong opposition in the form of St Catherine's Killybegs, Glenties and the AVS in an excellent display of basketball. The team is back boned by their captain Eva Gallagher, the tenacious Niamh Boyle, free scoring Lily McDevitt and Ciara Diver, as well as Cora Hegarty and Emer Carr, two girls with very high Basketball IQs. Encouragingly there was a spread of scorers across the day, with the aforementioned players along with Olivia Ellis, Eimear McShane, Grace Byrne all chipping in with baskets. The squad was completed by Dearhla Meehan, Tara Gillespie, Kate Byrne, Ein Byrne, Eabha McLoughlin and Aoibhe Curran.