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High School conquer Killiney for Junior A crown

High School conquer Killiney for Junior A crown

December 20, 2012 | 1,682 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 | 1,295 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 | 1,643 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 | 626 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 | 582 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 | 311 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 | 567 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 | 449 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 | 1,360 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 | 1,896 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 | 638 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.

Temple and Sutton into All-Ireland Schoolboy’s

Temple and Sutton into All-Ireland Schoolboy’s

September 27, 2012 | 501 views | Comments (3)

Mount Temple and Sutton Park claimed the last two remaining Leinster qualifying berths for the All-Ireland Schoolboy’s championships on Wednesday afternoon, joining Wesley, St Andrew’s and St Columba’s

Alex start season in style; Leinster U-18 girls panel named

Alex start season in style; Leinster U-18 girls panel named

September 27, 2012 | 1,992 views | Comments (3)

Alexandra College pushed their early claims as one of the major contenders for the Senior Schoolgirl’s Premier League as they opened up with a 2-0 victory over Wesley College; Leinster U-18 girls panel named

Seven schools contest last two All-Ireland spots

Seven schools contest last two All-Ireland spots

September 4, 2012 | 398 views | Comments (4)

Seven teams will play off in a one-day shoot-out for the final two All-Ireland schoolboy’s championship places on Wednesday, September 26 as the Leinster schedule was released this week

High School take Long road to Tierney Cup glory

High School take Long road to Tierney Cup glory

March 29, 2012 | 1,157 views | Leave a comment

Lia McCann’s superb penalty save and a coolly taken Jenny Long reverse-stick sweep saw High School prevail in the Claudia Tierney Cup final.

Sackville secure girl’s Senior Plate

Sackville secure girl’s Senior Plate

March 28, 2012 | 1,597 views | Comments (1)

Mount Sackville claimed the Senior Plate as they made it a tough couple of weeks for St Andrew’s as they could not gain any solace for their Premier League final loss.

Matthews and Russell serve up Junior Plate

Matthews and Russell serve up Junior Plate

March 28, 2012 | 1,471 views | Comments (1)

Holy Child Killiney secured the Leinster Schoolgirl’s Junior Plate with a 2-0 win over Muckross in last Tuesday’s final with Emma Matthews and Abbie Russell scoring the vital goals

Alex annex first ever Kate Russell title

Alex annex first ever Kate Russell title

March 24, 2012 | 1,313 views | Comments (6)

Alexandra College completed a perfect season yesterday in Ballyclare to claim their first ever Kate Russell All-Ireland Schoolgirl’s Championships with victories over Bandon GS and Colaiste Iognaid.

Alex in pole Kate Russell position

Alex in pole Kate Russell position

March 22, 2012 | 1,156 views | Comments (1)

Alexandra College put themselves in a great position to win their first ever Kate Russell All-Ireland senior schoolgirl’s title as they were the only side to record two wins from the opening day of competition

Stroke of fortune favours Andrew’s in epic Senior Cup final

Stroke of fortune favours Andrew’s in epic Senior Cup final

March 22, 2012 | 482 views | Comments (3)

The Schoolboy’s Senior Cup title swapped hands back to St Andrew’s as they got the better of Wesley on penalty strokes after a thrilling 3-3 draw in normal time; Sutton won a first ever Minor title while St Columba’s are Senior Trophy winners