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Rathdown make Senior Cup breakthrough; quarter-final round-up

Rathdown make Senior Cup breakthrough; quarter-final round-up

February 23, 2013 | 895 views | Comments (1)

Rathdown are the new face in the Leinster Schoolgirl’s Senior Cup semi-finals following their quarter-final win over Teresians; they will meet High School in the final four while Alexandra College and Mount Anville meet in a repeat of the Claudia Tierney Cup final

Schoolboy’s leagues reach semi-final stage

Schoolboy’s leagues reach semi-final stage

February 14, 2013 | 164 views | Comments (2)

Just one league semi-final berth remains to be filled in the Leinster schoolboy’s competitions as all competitions reach fever pitch after the half-term break.

Maiden Premier crown for Wesley after major rearguard effort holds of High School

Maiden Premier crown for Wesley after major rearguard effort holds of High School

January 30, 2013 | 1,029 views | Comments (14)

Wesley survived a second half High School onslaught to claim their first Senior Premier League title in Grange Road, clinging on to a narrow 2-1 victory; Mount Anville picked off a 3-1 win over Alexandra College in the Claudia Tierney Cup final

Kilkenny College retain South East Cup title

Kilkenny College retain South East Cup title

January 29, 2013 | 1,103 views | Comments (1)

Kilkenny College became the first side to qualify for the Kate Russell All-Ireland schoolgirl’s championship when they completed the South East league and cup double with a 4-0 win over Loreto Kilkenny last week.

Rathgar boy’s claim nine goal thriller ahead of Mount Temple; schoolboy’s round-up

Rathgar boy’s claim nine goal thriller ahead of Mount Temple; schoolboy’s round-up

January 29, 2013 | 317 views | Comments (2)

High School’s boys carried on the momentum of their girls’ side as they became the first side to reach the semi-final stage of the Leinster Senior Trophy last week when they got the best of a nine-goal thriller against Mount Temple.

Long drag-flick edges out Muckross challenge

Long drag-flick edges out Muckross challenge

January 28, 2013 | 296 views | Leave a comment

Jenny Long’s postage stamp drag-flick put High School through to the Senior Premier League final last Thursday as they eventually fought off an impressive Muckross Park in a titanic tussle in Rathgar.

St Andrew’s complete semi-final line-up but see cup run halted by Muckross

St Andrew’s complete semi-final line-up but see cup run halted by Muckross

January 22, 2013 | 758 views | Comments (7)

St Andrew’s senior team experienced the highs and lows of the Leinster schoolgirl’s scene this week as they stormed into the Premier League semi-finals but bowed out of the senior cup to Muckross four days later

Mount Anville a step closer to Premier semis

Mount Anville a step closer to Premier semis

January 15, 2013 | 867 views | Comments (7)

The Leinster schoolgirl’s Senior Premier League semi-final line-up has moved within sight of a finalised bill after Mount Anville edged out Loreto, Beaufort last Saturday morning.

Wesley the sole confirmed Premier semi-finalist as huge tussle continues

Wesley the sole confirmed Premier semi-finalist as huge tussle continues

December 23, 2012 | 472 views | Comments (7)

Just one of the Leinster schoolgirl’s Premier League semi-final berths has been pinned down going into the Christmas break with eight sides still in with a chance of the big prize.

High School conquer Killiney for Junior A crown

High School conquer Killiney for Junior A crown

December 20, 2012 | 829 views | Comments (1)

Kate Hunter-Hanley and Rachel Delaney fired final quarter goals to earn High School the first major schoolgirl’s title of the year at Grange Road yesterday, getting the better of Holy Child, Killiney

Five still in contention for Premier Section A semi-finals

Five still in contention for Premier Section A semi-finals

November 27, 2012 | 342 views | Comments (13)

Closing in on the final rounds of the Schoolgirl’s Premier League, as many as five teams are still in the mix for the two semi-final berths on offer from Section A.

Pitch in for Sion Hill fundraising drive launched

Pitch in for Sion Hill fundraising drive launched

November 9, 2012 | 812 views | Comments (3)

Dominican College Sion Hill this week launched their Pitch in for Sion Hil’ fundraising campaign this week, one which aims to raise €350k to develop an astro-turf hockey pitch on their grounds in Blackrock

Andrew’s make up bulk of Leinster panels

Andrew’s make up bulk of Leinster panels

November 6, 2012 | 437 views | Leave a comment

Leinster’s U-18s will look to mainly to the All-Ireland Schoolboy’s winning St Andrew’s side at this year’s interprovincials as eight of that team make up Gareth Borland’s panel.

Andrew’s the Leinster leaders in All-Ireland final

Andrew’s the Leinster leaders in All-Ireland final

October 26, 2012 | 375 views | Comments (2)

St Andrew’s claimed their third All-Ireland Schoolboys championship as their experience proved too much for a young Wesley side in the competition’s final in Lisnagarvey.

Wesley and Andrew’s set up repeat of 2008 final

Wesley and Andrew’s set up repeat of 2008 final

October 26, 2012 | 143 views | Comments (2)

Wesley produced an incredible second half comeback to set up an All-Ireland Schoolboys Championship final showdown with St Andrew’s at Lisnagarvey this morning.

Sutton denied semi place by late Bann strike

Sutton denied semi place by late Bann strike

October 25, 2012 | 346 views | Comments (6)

Sutton Park came within a few moments of ending Banbridge Academy’s reign as All-Ireland Schoolboy champions but were denied a semi-final berth where they would have joined St Andrews, Wesley and Ashton.

Leinster trio claim opening day All-Ireland scalps

Leinster trio claim opening day All-Ireland scalps

October 24, 2012 | 268 views | Comments (8)

Sutton Park enjoyed their best ever opening day in the All-Ireland schoolboy’s championships as they got the better of Bandon GS in Campbell College 5-3; Wesley and St Andrew’s also win on day one

Long sisters power High School to Andrew’s win

Long sisters power High School to Andrew’s win

October 15, 2012 | 536 views | Comments (5)

The Leinster schoolgirl’s Premier League blew further open this week as all four of last year’s semi-finalists will face a big fight to reach the playoffs again this year, all suffering defeats in their opening three ties.

Gerard’s pull off big Alex victory

Gerard’s pull off big Alex victory

October 10, 2012 | 737 views | Comments (1)

St Gerard’s made a major statement of intent as they got the better of reigning Kate Russell champions Alexandra College in the second round of Senior Schoolgirl’s Premier League games.

All-Ireland schoolboy’s schedule released

All-Ireland schoolboy’s schedule released

October 10, 2012 | 426 views | Comments (1)

St Andrew’s will hope the form they have shown in the Whiteside Trophy to date will transfer onto the national stage as they look to once again be one of the major contenders for the All-Ireland Schoolboy’s championships.