DCU Mercy hosted their annual awards night ceremony in Parnells, Coolock with the conclusion of the 2016/2017 basketball season. The 2016-2017 season was another very successful season for DCU Mercy and the club would like to thank everyone who came on the night.
DCU Mercy Basketball Club have gone on an outstanding run. picking up five Dublin and National Cups sine the end of January at Under 17, Under 18 and Under 20 competition levels.
Mark Ingle has received the Basketball Ireland Coach of the Month Award for December and Sarah Fairbanks has received the Basketball Ireland Player of the Month award for December.
DCU Mercy player Janet Hodson donated 14 inches of her hair to the Rapunzel Ponytails Foundation - a self funded charity that makes wigs for people suffering from alopecia and is also raising money for CanTeen Ireland, a charity that supports teenagers and young adults with cancer.
With the Super League season now well underway and players of each team well and truly getting into their stride, Basketball Ireland have just announced the player and coaches of the month awards for October. We would like to congratulate DCU Mercy's very own Sarah Fairbanks on receiving the player of the month award for October