Irish Hockey Trials

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U18 Irish Girls – Trialists


Following on from the recent U18 Interprovincial Tournament in which Ulster won every match to win the tournament and with Tori Hastings scoring, Irish Coach Graeme Francey has announced a selection of athletes for trials for the Irish U18 Girls squad.
Francey said “With this being a European year we have been more selective in our approach to the Interpros. We have selected an initial panel of 30 players which we will look to reduce further, following two trials in November”

Trials: 2nd & 16th November in Dublin

Tori Hastings -Rainey Endowed


U16 Irish Girls – Trialists


Alison McNeill, Coach of the Irish U16 Girls, has selected a panel of players from across Ireland for trials to be selected on the Irish U16 Girls squad.

Trials: 6th and 23rd November in Dublin.


Lauren Mulholland- Rainey Endowed


Huge congratulations to both Tori, who is one of 11 Ulster players, and Lauren who is one of 8 Ulster players who have been selected following the Interprovincial Series last weekend at Lisnagarvey Hockey Club.

The Rainey Endowed is once again delighted with the girls continuing success and would like to wish both all the very best at their Irish trials!

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Ulster U15 Talent Development Programme

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Ulster Hockey invited 220 girls from right across Ulster to attend U15 Talent Assessment trials in Belfast on the 27 September 2014.
The girls were tested over 2 hours and the standard was extremely high, all six players from the Rainey who attended performed extremely well.
The Rainey is delighted to announce that three players, Alex Burns, Ellie Montgomery and Betty Scott are to be congratulated on being amongst the 70 girls across Ulster to be offered a place in the Ulster U15 Talent Development Programme. Alex and Betty return from last year while this will be Ellie’s first year.
The programme will run in the University of Jordanstown for 9 Sundays before Christmas and 9 Sundays after Christmas, with the most talented players being invited for U16 Ulster Trials in April 2015.
Well done girls the Rainey Endowed is delighted with your success and dedication to your sport.


Under 16 and Under 18 Girls Interprovincial Series

Screen Shot 2014-10-16 at 14.01.23Many congratulations to Tori Hastings and Lauren Mulholland of Rainey Endowed School, who have been picked to represent Ulster in the Under 16 and Under 18 Girls Interprovincial Series which will take place this weekend at Lisnagarvey Hockey Club, Hillsborough from Friday 17th October to Sunday 19th October.
Tori has been selected for the Ulster U18 Team for the second year in a row having come up from the Ulster 16 Team and also plays for the Irish U18 Team. This is Lauren’s first time to be picked for the Ulster U16 Team. Both girls have trained with their Ulster Squads for over a year before making it through the final selection to be picked for Ulster. The Rainey is delighted to be represented on both Ulster Teams and would like to wish the girls good luck over the weekend.

The Under 16 and Under 18 Girls Interprovincial Series will take place this weekend at Lisnagarvey Hockey Club, Hillsborough from Friday 17th October to Sunday 19th October.
£5 – Adults
£3 – Under 18
£15 – 3 Day Rate
£10 – 2 Day Rate

Lisnagarvey Hockey Club,
Comber Road,
Co. Down,
BT26 6LN

Contact Number: 028 9268 1144



Schedule: Under 16
u16 schedule

Schedule: Under 18

u18 schedule

Social Media Platforms:

Irish Hockey

Twitter – @irishhockey
Facebook – Irish Hockey Association


Ulster Hockey

Twitter – @UlsterHockey Facebook – Ulster Hockey Union




Rainey Endowed Students Visit New Delhi Slum


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A team of twelve students and three members of staff from Rainey Endowed School will travel to India on Tuesday 21st October to visit New Delhi.

While there, the Team will be working in the Rainey Endowed Resource Centre in Kusumpur, one of Delhi’s slums. The Resource Centre forms part of an educational programme funded by Asha, a Delhi-based charity founded by Dr Kiran Martin.  During their visit, the Rainey team will be involved in painting the Centre and running craft and English teaching sessions for the children.

To follow what the Rainey Endowed Asha Team will be doing each day on their trip to Kusumpur, please click here.


The 2014 Asha Team:

Mark Allingham, Scott Campbell, Jemma Dawood, Aishah Hagan-Bezgin, Peter Barfoot, Jessica Hyndman, Jade Lennox, Mark McLean, Lauren McGookin, Emma McQuillan, Caoimhe Nic An Fhirleighinn, Callum Stewart, Miss Sharon McCracken, Mrs Pearl Donnelly & Mr John Healy

School Council Elections 2014 – UPDATE

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Rainey Endowed School Council Candidates 2014


Year 8


Boys                                     Girls

Zach McCahon                                   Chelsea Gordon

Jamie Cotton                                     Laura Hall

Ben Taylor                                         Darcey Harkness

Padgraig Gribbin                                 Ella McMenemy

Dylan Bresland


Year 9


Boys                                     Girls

Adam Devlin Bailey                             Molly Clifford

Jack McCann                                      Maura O’Kane

David Eagleson                                   Naomi Drennan

Sebastian Hastings                             Sarah Kelso

Jasmine Watterson

Hannah Galway

Year 10


Boys                                       Girls

Daniel Clarke                                        Alana Atkinson

James Ferguson                                   Katie Rose Thompson

Aidan Macdonald                                   Hannah Porter

Sara McKeown


Year 11


Boys                                      Girls

Jason Dripps                                       Robyn Morton

Jacob McGookin                                   Eva Hastings

Kelvin Hyndman                                   Jessica Wise

Michael McIvor

Martin Cudden

Mark Slane


Year 12


Boys                                         Girls

Jonathan Hanna                                     Helena Nugent

Jethro Barclay                                       Erin Mulholland

Aimee Taylor


Year 13


Boys                                                             Girls

Mark McLean                                          Anna Crawford

Richard Murray                                       Rachael Matterson

Shea Glasgow                                           Laura Weir

Neal Hastings                                         Roisin Woulahan

Matthew Wilson                                     Eireann O’Boyle

Anna Elliott


Year 14


Boys                                                                Girls

Nathan Smith                                           Alice Sufferin

Callum Gilfillan                                          Emma McClure

Conor Corry

Mark Savage



Campaign Rules!


Those published on the candidate list have been given permission to run as a candidate for the Rainey Endowed School Council.


Candidates may run their campaign as they wish in true democratic fashion, providing they do not:

- cause damage to school property.

- use slander against any other candidate as part of their campaign


Anyone found doing so will be sanctioned and not allowed to stand for election.


Campaign posters can be displayed in reg rooms, with permission from the teacher who normally teaches in that room.


Posters may also be displayed in the area of the central notice board.


All other posters outside of these designated areas will be removed.




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