Schools

Alex, Muckross, Newbridge, Beaufort, Foxrock, Temple, Andrew’s and Newpark advance

Alex, Muckross, Newbridge, Beaufort, Foxrock, Temple, Andrew’s and Newpark advance

December 13, 2019 | 212 views | Leave a comment

The final eight for the Leinster Schoolgirls Senior Cup were confirmed with Alexandra College’s 5-0 win over King’s Hospital this afternoon completing the line-up.

Playoff places on the line as Leinster schoolboy leagues reach the business end

Playoff places on the line as Leinster schoolboy leagues reach the business end

December 13, 2019 | 256 views | Leave a comment

The Leinster Schoolboys hockey Leagues are entering the business end of the pool stages with high-quality match-ups already looking likely in both the A and B league playoffs.

Four-star Muckross shine in brilliant Junior Cup final win

Four-star Muckross shine in brilliant Junior Cup final win

December 13, 2019 | 385 views | Leave a comment

Muckross Park produced a superb team performance to retain the Leinster Schoolgirls Junior Cup with goals from Ava Maleady, Darcy Gallagher, Charlotte Walsh and Sarah Rooney all on the mark at Belfield.

Muckross to face Mount Anville in Junior Cup final

Muckross to face Mount Anville in Junior Cup final

December 11, 2019 | 370 views | Leave a comment

Muckross Park will meet Mount Anville in the Leinster Schoolgirls Junior Cup final at 2pm (Belfield) after they fought through dramatic semi-finals against Teresians and Mount Sackville, respectively.

Newbridge College complete girls Senior Cup second round line-up

Newbridge College complete girls Senior Cup second round line-up

November 22, 2019 | 404 views | Leave a comment

Newbridge College completed the Leinster Schoolgirls Senior Cup second round line-up on Friday afternoon as they got the better of St Kilian’s DSD 2-0.

High School complete amazing rise from obscurity to All-Ireland champions

High School complete amazing rise from obscurity to All-Ireland champions

October 25, 2019 | 1,541 views | Leave a comment

The High School completed their decade-long journey from schools’ hockey obscurity to the top of the boys’ pile as they produced a remarkable comeback to land the Tasmanian Shield.

St Columba’s and Newpark impress in girls Senior Premier

St Columba’s and Newpark impress in girls Senior Premier

October 24, 2019 | 624 views | Leave a comment

With half-term closing in, the Leinster Senior Premier League is hitting top speed with a couple of new faces like St Columba’s and Newpark coming into view with challenges for playoff places.

King’s Hos end 22-year wait for All-Ireland semi-final as Leinster sides dominate

King’s Hos end 22-year wait for All-Ireland semi-final as Leinster sides dominate

October 24, 2019 | 828 views | Leave a comment

King’s Hospital will contest their first All-Ireland Schoolboys semi-final since 1997, lining out in the first ever all-Leinster final four.

Early contenders make their mark at All-Ireland Schools

Early contenders make their mark at All-Ireland Schools

October 23, 2019 | 817 views | Leave a comment

Some of the early contenders for the All-Ireland Schoolboys Championship title emerged from a competitive day one around Dublin.

All-Ireland Schools take centre stage in race for Tasmanian and Herbie Sharman Shield begins

All-Ireland Schools take centre stage in race for Tasmanian and Herbie Sharman Shield begins

October 21, 2019 | 1,351 views | Leave a comment

The All-Ireland Schoolboys Championships hits Dublin this week as 16 of the best schools teams from around the island battle it out for the Tasmanian Shield and the newly introduced Herbie Sharman Perpetual Shield.

Andrew’s and Wesley play out high quality draw

Andrew’s and Wesley play out high quality draw

October 7, 2019 | 660 views | Leave a comment

St Andrew’s and Wesley drew a high quality Leinster Senior A league tie as both look set to be contenders for a semi-final berth from Section B of the competition.

Newpark and KH earn ticket to All-Ireland Schools Championships

Newpark and KH earn ticket to All-Ireland Schools Championships

September 26, 2019 | 351 views | Leave a comment

Newpark Comprehensive and King’s Hospital qualified for the All-Ireland Schools following Wednesday’s qualifiers, joining Wesley, St Andrew’s and High School.

Ursulines and Midleton win Munster Junior titles

Ursulines and Midleton win Munster Junior titles

April 5, 2019 | 103 views | Leave a comment

Ursuline Thurles were the last team standing as they survived five rounds of a sudden death shoot-out to beat Mount Mercy in the So Hockey Munster Schoolgirls Junior A Cup final while Midleton won the boys final for the first time in eight years.

Battered and bruised Crescent made to wait before landing deserved Kate Russell crown on goal difference

Battered and bruised Crescent made to wait before landing deserved Kate Russell crown on goal difference

March 22, 2019 | 724 views | Leave a comment

Crescent Comprehensive endured a nerve-wracking two-hour wait to finally be crowned the Kate Russell All-Ireland Schoolgirls Champions on goal difference.

Newpark win maiden Junior Premier League success

Newpark win maiden Junior Premier League success

March 21, 2019 | 986 views | Leave a comment

Newpark won the Leinster Junior Premier League for the very first time as they put in a breathtaking performance to beat Holy Child Killiney 4-1 in the final.

Kilkenny and Crescent lead way after Kate Russell day one

Kilkenny and Crescent lead way after Kate Russell day one

March 21, 2019 | 794 views | Leave a comment

Reigning champions Kilkenny College and Limerick’s Crescent Comprehensive look to be the main title contenders at the midway point of the Kate Russell All-Ireland Championships in Booterstown.

Five former Kate Russell champs set for battle in high quality All-Ireland tournament

Five former Kate Russell champs set for battle in high quality All-Ireland tournament

March 20, 2019 | 1,461 views | Leave a comment

Five former Kate Russell All-Ireland Championship winners from the past decade will convene in Booterstown on Thursday and Friday to try and win back the biggest prize in schoolgirls hockey with Sporting Limerick live-streaming every second.

O’Donnell provides the Muckross Premier final magic; Loreto on the Green win Senior 1A

O’Donnell provides the Muckross Premier final magic; Loreto on the Green win Senior 1A

March 15, 2019 | 941 views | Leave a comment

Kate O’Donnell produced three remarkable shoot-out saves to earn Muckross Park a memorable Leinster Schoolgirls Premier League crown at Grange Road; Stephen’s Green win Senior 1B title

Wesley’s Walker wonderland in Junior Cup final as schoolboy season hits business end

Wesley’s Walker wonderland in Junior Cup final as schoolboy season hits business end

March 15, 2019 | 354 views | Leave a comment

Adam Walker’s pair of pacy drag-flicks saw Wesley come from a goal down to beat St Andrew’s and land the Leinster Schoolboys Junior Cup title at Grange Road; round-up of the latest results from the schoolboys season

Raphaela’s end 14-year wait for Leinster title amid final fever at Grange Road

Raphaela’s end 14-year wait for Leinster title amid final fever at Grange Road

March 13, 2019 | 1,081 views | Leave a comment

Loads of schools finals this week; here’s a quick wrap from the first big tranche of finals with plenty more to come in the next couple of weeks