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Wesley and Andrews fighting for semi spot

Wesley and Andrews fighting for semi spot

October 27, 2011 | 357 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 | 419 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.

Front-runners push on in Senior Premier league

Front-runners push on in Senior Premier league

October 20, 2011 | 998 views | Leave a comment

Alexandra College and Wesley have emerged as the early contenders for the play-off stages in Section A of the Leinster schoolgirl’s Premier League with High School in the mix to upset the apple-cart.

Columba’s break Wesley stranglehold

Columba’s break Wesley stranglehold

October 14, 2011 | 299 views | Leave a comment

St Columba’s scored their first ‘A’ level victory over Wesley’s juniors for many years on Tuesday afternoon as Pascal Dillenberger grabbed a bizarre, last-gasp winner to secure a famous 2-1 win.

Columba’s drawn against reigning champs in All-Ireland Schools

Columba’s drawn against reigning champs in All-Ireland Schools

October 7, 2011 | 633 views | Comments (2)

The draw for the group stages of the All-Ireland Schoolboys Championships was made this week and sees St Columba’s draw what looks the toughest pool, facing Banbridge, Midleton and RBAI

Alex get Premier campaign off to top start

Alex get Premier campaign off to top start

September 30, 2011 | 1,354 views | Leave a comment

Erika Hinkson netted a goal in each half to get reigning senior cup champions Alexandra College off to the perfect start to their Premier League campaign against near neighbours Muckross on Wednesday afternoon

Newpark grab last-gasp chance at Cats’ expense

Newpark grab last-gasp chance at Cats’ expense

September 22, 2011 | 300 views | Comments (5)

Stefan Gallagher produced a pair of brilliant penalty saves to hand Newpark a dramatic place in the All-Ireland Schoolboy’s hockey championships for the second successive year, denying Kilkenny College.

Final two A-I Schools places up for grabs

Final two A-I Schools places up for grabs

September 21, 2011 | 447 views | Comments (1)

The final two Leinster entrants to the All-Ireland Schoolboys championships will be confirmed this afternoon as six sides battle it out for the right to join Wesley, St Andrew’s and Sutton Park in the showpiece event.

Lisnagarvey take top IHA Awards honours

Lisnagarvey take top IHA Awards honours

May 22, 2011 | 1,261 views | Comments (10)

The sixth annual ESB Electric Ireland Irish Hockey Awards night saw Lisnagarvey take home the main prize as they were named Club of the Year in front of a who’s who of the sport in the Burlington Hotel

Taney claim Jenny Robinson Cup

Taney claim Jenny Robinson Cup

May 5, 2011 | 465 views | Comments (1)

Taney fittingly won the Jenny Robinson Cup on Tuesday in Grange Road, the national school which Jenny coached taking the title for the first time in the competition’s four year history.

Andrew’s claim rejigged U-14 John Waring title

Andrew’s claim rejigged U-14 John Waring title

April 12, 2011 | 467 views | Comments (3)

St Andrew’s U-14s completed the treble as they claimed the revamped John Wating All-Ireland Schoolboys Championships in Lisnagarvey on goal difference from Sutton Park to go with their Leinster league and cup double

Taney and Delgany take U-12 honours

Taney and Delgany take U-12 honours

April 1, 2011 | 238 views | Leave a comment

The Leinster schoolboy’s U-12 finals took place on Thursday in St Andrew’s College with Taney NS and Delgany NS taking the respective division one and two titles.

Schools finals still coming thick and fast

Schools finals still coming thick and fast

March 31, 2011 | 1,055 views | Comments (7)

Plenty of league finals this week with the North Dublin schoolgirl’s leagues coming to a conclusion with Mount Temple to the fore while St Killians reached their first ever ‘A’ league final at U-13 level

Lurgan’s Limerick love affair enjoys second date

Lurgan’s Limerick love affair enjoys second date

March 26, 2011 | 1,227 views | Comments (1)

Judging by day one’s antics, the ESB Electric Kate Russell All-Ireland Schoolgirl’s Championships was always going to go down to the wire in Limerick.

Murphy shoots Loreto to five-way tie

Murphy shoots Loreto to five-way tie

March 25, 2011 | 1,086 views | Comments (1)

An Aoife Murphy goal two minutes from time capped an amazing day’s hockey in Limerick at the Kate Russell All-Ireland schools as Loreto Kilkenny inflicted Alexandra College’s first defeat of the season in stunning fashion.

Have your say in the Hook Awards!

Have your say in the Hook Awards!

March 24, 2011 | 59,015 views | Comments (8)

The nominations are in and now it is your chance to have a say in who wins the first Hook Awards as the public vote for Umpire, Coach and Senior men’s and women’s player of the year went live this morning.

Alex eyes set on Senior school’s treble

Alex eyes set on Senior school’s treble

March 24, 2011 | 1,417 views | Comments (1)

Alexandra College begin their bid to claim the Senior schoolgirl treble this morning and win their first Kate Russell All-Ireland championship in Limerick.

Holy Child claim first Minor Cup since 1979

Holy Child claim first Minor Cup since 1979

March 23, 2011 | 1,469 views | Comments (14)

Holy Child Killiney beat High School on penalty strokes in a thrilling encounter  to win the Leinster  Minor Cup yesterday morning in glorious sunshine in St Columbas College, winning the title for the very first time

Wesley ride luck to annex Senior Cup

Wesley ride luck to annex Senior Cup

March 17, 2011 | 438 views | Comments (1)

Conor Quinn’s goalkeeping heroics saw Wesley College claimed their sixth Leinster Schoolboy’s Senior Cup title in seven years at Belfield, ending St Andrew’s one year reign as champions.

Nolan’s extra-time goal takes it for Andrew’s Minors

Nolan’s extra-time goal takes it for Andrew’s Minors

March 17, 2011 | 237 views | Leave a comment

David Nolan’s corner goal was all that separated St Andrew’s and Sutton Park in their Leinster Schoolboy’s Minor Cup final, the curtain-raiser for the senior final at Belfield.