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Bann’s sight of relief as they land fourth successive final

Bann’s sight of relief as they land fourth successive final

February 14, 2019 | 167 views | Leave a comment

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 leave it late to reach Ulster schools final

Ballyclare leave it late to reach Ulster schools final

February 14, 2019 | 119 views | Leave a comment

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

Mackay saves the day as Wesley retain boys league title

Mackay saves the day as Wesley retain boys league title

February 13, 2019 | 797 views | Leave a comment

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 shoot their way to Leinster Senior Cup seventh heaven

St Andrew’s shoot their way to Leinster Senior Cup seventh heaven

February 9, 2019 | 594 views | Leave a comment

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.

Kilkenny College survive almighty tussle with Loreto in South East

Kilkenny College survive almighty tussle with Loreto in South East

January 24, 2019 | 161 views | Leave a comment

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.

Wesley move closer to ending long wait for Leinster Senior Cup title

Wesley move closer to ending long wait for Leinster Senior Cup title

January 23, 2019 | 617 views | Leave a comment

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.

McCready double puts Andrew’s through to Senior Cup final

McCready double puts Andrew’s through to Senior Cup final

January 22, 2019 | 672 views | Leave a comment

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 get the better of reigning champs Foxrock to reach final four

Wesley get the better of reigning champs Foxrock to reach final four

December 22, 2018 | 452 views | Leave a comment

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.

Crowe sweeps Muckross to memorable Junior Cup victory

Crowe sweeps Muckross to memorable Junior Cup victory

December 14, 2018 | 362 views | Leave a comment

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 and High School into quarters while Newbridge in final four

Muckross and High School into quarters while Newbridge in final four

December 13, 2018 | 463 views | Leave a comment

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 and Muckross face off for Junior A supremacy

Newpark and Muckross face off for Junior A supremacy

December 12, 2018 | 403 views | Leave a comment

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 land first ever Junior A cup final berth

Newpark land first ever Junior A cup final berth

December 6, 2018 | 866 views | Leave a comment

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.

Byrne fires Newbridge to second straight Senior Premier win

Byrne fires Newbridge to second straight Senior Premier win

November 30, 2018 | 623 views | Leave a comment

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.

Greene hails “unbelievable” Newtown story as Waterford school go from Munster B to All-Ireland champs

Greene hails “unbelievable” Newtown story as Waterford school go from Munster B to All-Ireland champs

October 26, 2018 | 2,483 views | Leave a comment

“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.

Cronnelly double puts Loreto on Green street

Cronnelly double puts Loreto on Green street

October 22, 2018 | 498 views | Leave a comment

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.

Tasmanian Shield the prize for five-pronged Leinster challenge

Tasmanian Shield the prize for five-pronged Leinster challenge

October 22, 2018 | 567 views | Leave a comment

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.

Foxrock start new Senior Premier season in fine form

Foxrock start new Senior Premier season in fine form

October 12, 2018 | 496 views | Leave a comment

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 end Senior League season on a High

Wesley end Senior League season on a High

April 11, 2018 | 628 views | Leave a comment

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 stun Andrew’s to claim All-Ireland ticket

Newpark stun Andrew’s to claim All-Ireland ticket

April 9, 2018 | 428 views | Leave a comment

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.

Kilkenny College sweep to first South East victory in All-Irelands since 1994

Kilkenny College sweep to first South East victory in All-Irelands since 1994

March 27, 2018 | 501 views | Leave a comment

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