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Alex add Premier League and Junior title

Alex add Premier League and Junior title

March 17, 2011 | 800 views | Comments (2)

Alexandra College picked up another pair of major schoolgirl’s titles earlier this week as they annexed the Senior Premier League title in stunning fashion on Tuesday, adding to Monday’s Junior Cup win.

Eight schoolgirl’s titles decided this week

Eight schoolgirl’s titles decided this week

March 11, 2011 | 1,208 views | Comments (4)

A hectic week saw eight schoolgirl’s finals decided at Grange Road, coming to a climax on Friday afternoon with a high quality Senior Plate showdown between Muckross Park and Loreto Abbey Dalkey.

Spain brothers takes Trophy headlines

Spain brothers takes Trophy headlines

March 10, 2011 | 572 views | Comments (9)

Jack Spain’s strike two minutes from time handed Sutton Park their first ever senior schoolboy’s hockey title as they claimed the Senior Trophy in dramatic fashion at Belfield, besting St Columba’s 3-2.

Andrew’s retain Leinster U-13 Cup

Andrew’s retain Leinster U-13 Cup

March 10, 2011 | 551 views | Comments (7)

A Jordan Larmour-inspired St Andrew’s were deserved 4-1 winners of the U-13 schoolboy’s title as their three-goal first half blitz powered them to glory.

Stuart quartet crowns clinical Wesley Juniors

Stuart quartet crowns clinical Wesley Juniors

March 9, 2011 | 390 views | Comments (1)

Wesley won back the Junior Cup after a brief hiatus, claiming their third crown in four years at this level with a comprehensive display over Kilkenny who competed early on before the Ballinteer school’s quality came to bear

Schoolboy finals begin at Belfield this week

Schoolboy finals begin at Belfield this week

March 7, 2011 | 231 views | Leave a comment

The first series of Leinster Schoolboy cup finals will take place on Wednesday with the Senior Trophy seeing St Columba’s and Sutton Park battling it out for the title, now in its second year; the junior and U-13 finals will also be contested

Nerveless McDermott’s silver-goal seals Senior silver

Nerveless McDermott’s silver-goal seals Senior silver

March 4, 2011 | 1,047 views | Comments (4)

Hannah McDermott showed sublime nerve in the heat of battle to win the Leinster schoolgirl’s senior cup title back in dramatic, silver-goal fashion for Alexandra College for the first time since 2007, their sixth title in all.

Andrew’s and Alex set for another final battle

Andrew’s and Alex set for another final battle

March 2, 2011 | 970 views | Comments (1)

St Andrew’s remain on course to win the schoolgirl’s senior cup title but will again face Alexandra College in the decider following wins over Wesley and Mount Anville, respectively.

Final four set for second school’s semis

Final four set for second school’s semis

February 23, 2011 | 812 views | Leave a comment

The top four from the Leinster schoolgirl’s senior premier league showed their class to advance last Saturday to the semi-finals of the Senior Cup but the tightness of their battles showed the competitiveness at the top level.

Spain reigns as Sutton Park on a High

Spain reigns as Sutton Park on a High

February 17, 2011 | 271 views | Comments (2)

Harry Spain’s corner double handed Sutton Park a place in the final of the Leinster Schoolboy’s Senior Trophy final, ending High School’s interest in the competition and will meet St Columba’s in the final

Columba’s end Kilkenny’s Trophy reign

Columba’s end Kilkenny’s Trophy reign

February 10, 2011 | 270 views | Comments (6)

St Columba’s advanced to the final of the Schoolboy’s Senior Trophy following a 6-2 victory over last year’s champions Kilkenny. Here’s Marcus Blake’s report from the game

Alex and Andrew’s ready for final Premier showdown

Alex and Andrew’s ready for final Premier showdown

February 7, 2011 | 802 views | Comments (5)

Alexandra College and St Andrew’s will contest the Senior Schoolgirl’s Premier league final following their semi-finals last Saturday as Wesley pushed Alex all the way while Andrew’s got the better of Mount Anville

High School keep semi-final dream alive

High School keep semi-final dream alive

February 2, 2011 | 890 views | Comments (8)

High School moved into a promising position to claim the fourth Leinster schoolgirl’s Premier League semi-final place as the results of last week’s fixtures worked out in their favour.

Rip-roaring Wesley win Junior thriller over Saints

Rip-roaring Wesley win Junior thriller over Saints

January 28, 2011 | 403 views | Leave a comment

Wesley’s juniors produced a big performance from a tie littered with talking points as they beat St Andrew’s in the first round of the cup. Plenty of league and cup games were played this week, too, with all results included.

Anville become third Premier semi-finalist

Anville become third Premier semi-finalist

January 27, 2011 | 1,309 views | Comments (2)

Jenny Maguire showed nerves of steel to stroke Mount Anville into the semi-finals of the Senior Schoolgirl’s Premier League, netting a penalty four minutes from time of an epic battle with Wesley in Goatstown on Wednesday afternoon.

Alex win confirms Section B semi-finalists

Alex win confirms Section B semi-finalists

January 25, 2011 | 886 views | Leave a comment

Alexandra College won their tiebreaking Section B tie with Loreto, Beaufort this afternoon to confirm their passage – along with St Andrew’s – to the playoffs of the Senior Schoolgirl Premier League on Monday afternoon.

Holy Child’s Military precision topples Temple

Holy Child’s Military precision topples Temple

January 20, 2011 | 1,084 views | Leave a comment

Holy Child, Killiney picked up their first win of the Senior Premier League campaign with a goal in each half at their Military Road home. Meanwhile, the second round draw for the Senior Cup was released

School’s hockey: Andrew’s and Alex deadlocked

School’s hockey: Andrew’s and Alex deadlocked

January 14, 2011 | 831 views | Comments (2)

School’s hockey returned for the new year with plenty of fixtures for the boy’s and girl’s; Alex and Mount Anville tied to bring Section B of the Premier League to the wire while St Columba’s boys were U-13 cup round two winners

Leinster Schoolboy’s Cup draws released

Leinster Schoolboy’s Cup draws released

January 3, 2011 | 278 views | Leave a comment

The Junior Cup has thrown up a thrilling first round tie as perennial favourites Wesley and St Andrew’s have been pitted against each other, following the release of the Leinster Schoolboy’s Cups.

High School hold Senior Cup nerve

High School hold Senior Cup nerve

December 30, 2010 | 767 views | Comments (1)

In between December’s freezing conditions and snow storms, High School managed to take their place in the second round of the Schoolgirl’s Senior Cup when they claimed a thrilling penalties win over Loreto Dalkey.