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Counter kings Wesley take junior glory

Counter kings Wesley take junior glory

March 14, 2012 | 386 views | Leave a comment

Wesley’s ability to counter with speed and accuracy kept them ahead for the duration of a rather one-sided Leister Junior Schoolboys Cup final at Grange Road.

Sarratt leads by example in Saints success

Sarratt leads by example in Saints success

March 14, 2012 | 414 views | Leave a comment

A dominant first-half performance laid the platform for St Andrew’s to claim the Leinster U-13 Schoolboys Cup at a sun-drenched Grange Road.

Alex remain on for the Schools double

Alex remain on for the Schools double

March 12, 2012 | 382 views | Leave a comment

Alexandra College kept their double-dream alive, earning a date with St Andrew’s in the Premier league final on Thursday afternoon as they got the better of Mount Anville

Sion Hill end 30-year trophy wait; schoolgirl finals round-up

Sion Hill end 30-year trophy wait; schoolgirl finals round-up

March 8, 2012 | 580 views | Comments (2)

Sion Hill took the Junior D league title, their first trophy in 30 years as they got the better of Dundalk GS 2-0; Mount Anville were U-13 A Cup victors while Teresians came from a goal down to win the Donnybrook derby

Madeley lands another league win for Wesley

Madeley lands another league win for Wesley

March 8, 2012 | 314 views | Leave a comment

Luke Madeley’s winner four minutes from time continued Wesley’s incredible run in the Leinster schoolboy’s Senior A league, making it ten titles since 2000, as they edged out perennial rivals St Andrew’s 3-2.

Clinical Alex retain Schoolgirl’s Senior Cup

Clinical Alex retain Schoolgirl’s Senior Cup

March 7, 2012 | 822 views | Comments (2)

Alexandra College retained the Leinster Schoolgirl’s Senior Cup title with an emphatic 4-1 final victory over Wesley College at Grange Road on Tuesday afternoon in front of a fervent crowd.

Andrew’s Premier joy; Kilkenny into Trophy final

Andrew’s Premier joy; Kilkenny into Trophy final

March 5, 2012 | 756 views | Comments (7)

The busy school’s hockey season saw St Andrew’s gain a modicum of revenge over Wesley in the Senior Schoolgirl’s Premier semi-final; Kilkenny will play St Columba’s in the boy’s Senior Trophy

Andrew’s start finals season with double success

Andrew’s start finals season with double success

February 29, 2012 | 158 views | Comments (1)

St Andrew’s took the first two major schoolboy’s hockey titles of the year as their Junior and U-13 sides took their respective ‘A’ league titles this afternoon while Mount Temple and High School picked up ‘B’ silverware.

Alex and Wesley claim SCT final places

Alex and Wesley claim SCT final places

February 29, 2012 | 611 views | Comments (3)

Wesley College will attempt to dethrone Alexandra College next Tuesday set up a Leinster Schoolgirl’s Senior Cup date yesterday afternoon at Grange Road in front of four sets of noisy fans

Leinster schoolboy’s finals dates confirmed

Leinster schoolboy’s finals dates confirmed

February 2, 2012 | 325 views | Comments (2)

The dates have been announced for the Leinster schoolboy’s league finals with February 29 and March 7 named before the cup finals are played off on March 14 and 21 across a number of schools in the province

High School march into Senior semis

High School march into Senior semis

February 2, 2012 | 542 views | Comments (4)

High School secured their place in the Leinster Schoolgirl’s Senior Cup semi-final with their fourth win in three weeks, quickly making their way through three rounds of the competition

Hectic week to test Wesley girl’s mettle

Hectic week to test Wesley girl’s mettle

January 19, 2012 | 604 views | Comments (2)

Wesley set up an enticing last 16 date with St Andrew’s as they had too much in the tank for Loreto, Bray to progress from the first round of the Leinster Schoolgirl’s Senior Cup.

Alex join the Schoolgirl Premier semi-finalists

Alex join the Schoolgirl Premier semi-finalists

January 16, 2012 | 376 views | Leave a comment

Alexandra College confirmed their place in the final four of the Leinster schoolgirl’s Premier League as they recorded their fifth successive victory last Saturday morning at Loreto, Foxrock, running up a 6-0 success.

Anville and Andrew’s through to senior semis

Anville and Andrew’s through to senior semis

January 3, 2012 | 408 views | Leave a comment

Mount Anville and St Andrew’s confirmed their places in the Senior Schoolgirl’s Premier League just before the Christmas break as they took vital victories against Loreto, Beaufort and St Gerards. Aisling Naughton’s superb scoring form continued as she made it seven in three games, grabbing the sole goal for Mount Anville in their win over […]

Naughton half-dozen powers Mt Anville charge

Naughton half-dozen powers Mt Anville charge

November 30, 2011 | 404 views | Comments (5)

Back-to-back hat-tricks from Aisling Naughton have pushed Mount Anville to the verge of qualification to the semi-finals of the Schoolgirl’s Premier League as they got the better of King’s Hospital and Loreto Abbey, Dalkey.

Rathdown get on board in Premier return

Rathdown get on board in Premier return

November 16, 2011 | 489 views | Leave a comment

Rathdown took their first three points since returning to the Senior Schoolgirl’s Premier League with 4-2 win over Bray’s St Gerard’s while there were also recent wins for Mount Anville, High School and Alex

Bann win back-to-back Schoolboys champs

Bann win back-to-back Schoolboys champs

October 28, 2011 | 312 views | Comments (4)

Banbridge Academy became just the third school to retain the All-Ireland Schoolboy’s crown in its 30 year history as Owen Magee grabbed a winner 14 minutes from time to deny Ulster rivals Cookstown in Garryduff.

Leinster duo confirm their place in semis

Leinster duo confirm their place in semis

October 27, 2011 | 183 views | Comments (1)

Wesley and St Andrew’s returned to the semi-finals of the All-Ireland Schoolboys Championships as they got the wins they needed against Ashton and Friends, respectively.

Wesley and Andrews fighting for semi spot

Wesley and Andrews fighting for semi spot

October 27, 2011 | 194 views | Comments (3)

Wesley and St Andrew’s face straight showdowns with Ashton and Friends, respectively, for a semi-final place in the All-Ireland Schoolboy’s Championships following the morning results in Cork.

Contenders show their hand at School’s Champs

Contenders show their hand at School’s Champs

October 26, 2011 | 203 views | Leave a comment

Leinster sides enjoyed mixed fortunes on the opening day of the All-Ireland Schoolboy’s Championships on a day when the perennial challengers showed they are likely to contend once again.