Banbridge Academy heaved a collective sigh of relief after reaching their fourth Belfast Telegraph Ulster schoolgirls’ Senior Cup final in a row on Wednesday when they defeated Strathearn 1-0 to earn a date with Ballyclare High in the final at Lisnagarvey on March 6.
Ballyclare High staged a late, late show to book their place in the Belfast Telegraph Ulster Senior Cup final for the first time in seven years with a 1-0 win over holders Rainey Endowed at Lisnagarvey on Wednesday
Wesley College retained the Leinster Schoolboys Senior League final as they produced an excellent shoot-out, winning out 3-1 on a beautiful spring day played out in an exciting atmosphere at St Columba’s.
St Andrew’s drew plenty of “Pinderella” shoot-out inspiration as they landed their seventh Leinster Schoolgirls’ Senior Cup title, denying Wesley a first crown since 1998.
Reigning Kate Russell All-Ireland champions Kilkenny College will have the chance to retain the title as they won the South East Senior Cup in dramatic style on Wednesday.
Second half goals from Emma Paul and Lara Gillespie propelled Wesley to a first Leinster Schoolgirls Senior Cup final date since the turn of the century as they proved too strong for High School at a bitterly cold Grange Road.
Martha McCready’s pair of goals saw St Andrew’s through to the Leinster Schoolgirls Senior Cup semi-final, dashing Newbridge College’s dreams of a first appearance in the showpiece event.
Wesley College ended Loreto Foxrock’s reign as Leinster Senior Cup champions as they landed a 3-0 win in the quarter-final in Ballinteer on Tuesday afternoon, joining Newbridge, St Andrew’s and High School.
Lucy Crowe’s pair of identical penalty corner goals saw Muckross storm back to win the Leinster Junior A Cup final 2-1 at Grange Road.
Muckross Park and the High School completed the Leinster Schoolgirls Senior Cup quarter-final line-up with their respective wins over Loreto Dalkey and St Gerard’s while Newbridge are in the semis.
Newpark Comprehensive and Muckross Park face off today (2pm, Three Rock Rovers) in the Leinster Junior Cup, the first major schoolgirls final of the 2018/19 season.
Newpark Comprehensive made the breakthrough at Junior A Cup level as they produced a superb second half performance to beat St Andrew’s, Booterstown 2-0 on Wednesday afternoon.
Newbridge College continued their perfect start in the Leinster Schoolgirls Premier League Section A as they came out on top in a very close encounter in Kildare 2-1 against Hold Child Killiney.
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“It’s just unbelieveable.” Over the course of a 90-second interview in the moments after Newtown coach Stuart Greene – tears drying on his cheeks – repeats the phrase seven times.
Lucy Cronelly’s pair of early goals saw Loreto St Stephen’s Green become one of the first sides to advance to the second round of the Junior Cup as they edged out Mount Temple 2-1.
The five-pronged Leinster challenge for the Tasmanian Shield are in their final countdown as they look forward to next week’s All-Ireland Schoolboys competition in Belfast.
Loreto Foxrock started the new schoolgirls Premier League season in ominous form as they ran up an impressive 5-0 win over St Gerard’s on the opening day of the campaign.
Wesley College’s seniors ended their schoolboys season on a high as they landed the league title with a 5-0 win over High School in the final at Newpark.
Newpark Comprehensive produced one of the shocks of the Leinster Schoolboys hockey season as they beat St Andrew’s College in the third/fourth place playoff of the senior league just before the Easter break.
The end of term is always a happy occasion in any school, but last Friday the students and staff of Kilkenny College set off for the Easter break with a spring in their step