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John Morley

Deputy Sport Editor at The College View

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I'm an aspiring young journalist with a passion for sports. I've covered sports on print, radio and video but have done extensive research and investigative work on the GAA. I've been published in publications like The College View, Her Campus DCU, Off The Ball, The Mayo News, DCUTV News, and WicklowNews.net.
I have acted as Deputy Sport Editor and Irish Subeditor for The College View for the past year. Completing Intra with The Irish Independent.

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The College View
02/07/2019
DCU super subs fire them into Fitzgibbon semis - The College View

Fitzgibbon Cup Quarter-Final DCU Dóchas Éireann 2-19 Dublin Institute of Technology 0-12 Last year's Fitzgibbon Cup finalists' second half dismantling of DIT mirrored the sides meeting at the same stage last year, as DCU outscored DIT by 1-11 to 0-6 in the second half.

The College View
12/12/2018
DCU Ultimate lose to Trinity - The College View

DCU Ultimate Men's Frisbee team lost the Men's Intervarsity final to Trinity in the Sports Centre, DCU. The second seeds put on a powerful campaign to make the final, losing out to a Trinity team star studded with Ireland players.

The College View
03/20/2019
DCU Ultimate runners-up in Development tournament - The College View

The DCU Ultimate Frisbee team came second in the Men's Developmental Ultimate Frisbee Intervarsity's, a tournament comprising of mainly beginner players, in Belfast this month. The competition rulesets dictate that out of the seven players playing, two must be in second year and five must be in first year.

The College View
02/07/2019
UCD book place in semi-final after stellar second half performance - The College View

Sigerson Cup Quarter-Final UCD 2-16 DCU Dóchas Éireann 1-9 UCD stormed away in the second half to beat DCU Dóchas Éireann by ten points on a torrential evening in Belfield. DCU had remained competitive with the reigning champions throughout the first half going in two points down at the break, 1-8 to 1-6.

The College View
03/20/2019
DCU Junior footballers eager to claim All-Ireland glory - The College View

The DCU Dóchas na hÉireann junior footballers won the Leinster Higher Education final by four points, beating Dundalk Institute of Technology in the final. Kevin McKeon has captained the side to the feat from midfield and admitted that with the team's success comes the pressure for silverware.

The College View
10/31/2018
Sigerson team hoping to Reape rewards this season - The College View

With the Ryan Cup well underway and the club season coming to an end for most players, Mayo and DCU footballer Brian Reape is looking to push on with the DCU footballers after "disappointing" seasons the last two years for the Sigerson team.

The College View
03/06/2019
Emphatic comeback wins Kiernan title - The College View

Carrickmacross handballer Oran Kiernan won the A1 40×20 men's USHA open final for DCU in the American Intervarsities on the 23rd of February. Kiernan got off to a nightmare start in the A1 showpiece, losing the first match by thirteen points to Devon Peters.