John Kevin Malone from Castlecomer Community School in Co Kilkenny. Photograph: Laura Hutton / The Irish Times

I’m frazzled, and I’ve only just sat my first exam - higher level maths. I made a stab at all six questions, although I eventually homed in on four. (...)

Cork’s Orla Cotter and Grainne Quinn of Dublin in action during their Camogie Championship Round 4 clash. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Fourteen years after making her debut for Tipperary, Mary Ryan is still one of the Premier countys’ prime performers, as illustrated by another tour d(...)