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Newpark and Muckross face off for Junior A supremacy

Newpark and Muckross face off for Junior A supremacy

December 12, 2018 | 446 views | Leave a comment

Newpark Comprehensive and Muckross Park face off today (2pm, Three Rock Rovers) in the Leinster Junior Cup, the first major schoolgirls final of the 2018/19 season.

Newpark land first ever Junior A cup final berth

Newpark land first ever Junior A cup final berth

December 6, 2018 | 905 views | Leave a comment

Newpark Comprehensive made the breakthrough at Junior A Cup level as they produced a superb second half performance to beat St Andrew’s, Booterstown 2-0 on Wednesday afternoon.

Byrne fires Newbridge to second straight Senior Premier win

Byrne fires Newbridge to second straight Senior Premier win

November 30, 2018 | 649 views | Leave a comment

Newbridge College continued their perfect start in the Leinster Schoolgirls Premier League Section A as they came out on top in a very close encounter in Kildare 2-1 against Hold Child Killiney.

Greene hails “unbelievable” Newtown story as Waterford school go from Munster B to All-Ireland champs

Greene hails “unbelievable” Newtown story as Waterford school go from Munster B to All-Ireland champs

October 26, 2018 | 2,588 views | Leave a comment

“It’s just unbelieveable.” Over the course of a 90-second interview in the moments after Newtown coach Stuart Greene – tears drying on his cheeks – repeats the phrase seven times.

Cronnelly double puts Loreto on Green street

Cronnelly double puts Loreto on Green street

October 22, 2018 | 527 views | Leave a comment

Lucy Cronelly’s pair of early goals saw Loreto St Stephen’s Green become one of the first sides to advance to the second round of the Junior Cup as they edged out Mount Temple 2-1.

Tasmanian Shield the prize for five-pronged Leinster challenge

Tasmanian Shield the prize for five-pronged Leinster challenge

October 22, 2018 | 583 views | Leave a comment

The five-pronged Leinster challenge for the Tasmanian Shield are in their final countdown as they look forward to next week’s All-Ireland Schoolboys competition in Belfast.

Foxrock start new Senior Premier season in fine form

Foxrock start new Senior Premier season in fine form

October 12, 2018 | 512 views | Leave a comment

Loreto Foxrock started the new schoolgirls Premier League season in ominous form as they ran up an impressive 5-0 win over St Gerard’s on the opening day of the campaign.

Wesley end Senior League season on a High

Wesley end Senior League season on a High

April 11, 2018 | 649 views | Leave a comment

Wesley College’s seniors ended their schoolboys season on a high as they landed the league title with a 5-0 win over High School in the final at Newpark.

Newpark stun Andrew’s to claim All-Ireland ticket

Newpark stun Andrew’s to claim All-Ireland ticket

April 9, 2018 | 450 views | Leave a comment

Newpark Comprehensive produced one of the shocks of the Leinster Schoolboys hockey season as they beat St Andrew’s College in the third/fourth place playoff of the senior league just before the Easter break.

Kilkenny College sweep to first South East victory in All-Irelands since 1994

Kilkenny College sweep to first South East victory in All-Irelands since 1994

March 27, 2018 | 529 views | Leave a comment

The end of term is always a happy occasion in any school, but last Friday the students and staff of Kilkenny College set off for the Easter break with a spring in their step

Pratt inspires Kilkenny to first South East win for 24 years

Pratt inspires Kilkenny to first South East win for 24 years

March 23, 2018 | 332 views | Leave a comment

A Yasmin Pratt-inspired Kilkenny College won the school and the South East region’s first Kate Russell All-Ireland Schoolgirls Championship since 1994.

Kilkenny and Rainey unbeaten on Kate Russell day one

Kilkenny and Rainey unbeaten on Kate Russell day one

March 23, 2018 | 614 views | Leave a comment

Kilkenny College and Rainey Endowed lead the way after day one of the Kate Russell All-Ireland Schoolgirls Championships as they share the lead on four points after two games.

Judge and Walker’s stroke heroics once again as schoolboy season sees finals galore

Judge and Walker’s stroke heroics once again as schoolboy season sees finals galore

March 22, 2018 | 384 views | Leave a comment

Nick Judge and Ben Walker combined for a second time this season to hand St Andrew’s a piece of silverware in a penalty stroke competition in a busy week for schoolboy cup finals

Kilkenny College ready to host Kate Russell All-Irelands

Kilkenny College ready to host Kate Russell All-Irelands

March 22, 2018 | 1,061 views | Leave a comment

Kilkenny College will play host to a fresh-faced Kate Russell All-Ireland Championships line-up with two complete newcomers in the field and no winner from the past decade contesting the title.

High School complete Junior boys double and eliminate Wesley and Andrew’s at senior level

High School complete Junior boys double and eliminate Wesley and Andrew’s at senior level

March 16, 2018 | 634 views | Leave a comment

High School claimed the Leinster schoolboys Junior Cup in drenched conditions at Grange Road with a 2-1 win over St Andrew’s to continue their rise as one of the top hockey academies.

Merciless Cripps holds nerve to slot winning penalty stroke

Merciless Cripps holds nerve to slot winning penalty stroke

March 14, 2018 | 494 views | Leave a comment

Emma Cripps’ penalty stroke 10 minutes into the second half saw Mount Mercy land the Munster Senior Cup as they saw off Crescent Comprehensive 1-0 in a final replay at Fermoy on Monday evening.

Hodkinson goes the extra for Villiers in Munster final

Hodkinson goes the extra for Villiers in Munster final

March 9, 2018 | 734 views | Leave a comment

Gerard Hodkinson’s extra time goal saw Limerick’s Villiers School retain the Munster Senior Cup title, edging out Waterford’s Newtown School in a cracker at Garryduff.

Hamill ends Foxrock’s long wait for Senior Cup glory in the competition’s centenary year

Hamill ends Foxrock’s long wait for Senior Cup glory in the competition’s centenary year

March 8, 2018 | 826 views | Leave a comment

Christina Hamill’s artful 14th minute goal gave Loreto Foxrock just their second Leinster Senior Cup crown, ending a 41-year wait for the biggest prize in the schoolgirls game.

Mulholland endows Rainey with glorious strokes saves

Mulholland endows Rainey with glorious strokes saves

March 8, 2018 | 228 views | Leave a comment

Rainey Endowed lifted the Belfast Telegraph Ulster Senior Schoolgirls’ Cup for the first time after a dramatic 3-1 penalty shootout win over holders Banbridge Academy which followed a 1-1 draw after extra time at Stormont

Foxrock and Andrew’s claim Leinster Senior Cup final spots

Foxrock and Andrew’s claim Leinster Senior Cup final spots

February 23, 2018 | 1,091 views | Leave a comment

Loreto Foxrock will take on St Andrew’s in the Leinster Schoolgirls Senior Cup final next week following their dramatic late wins over Newbridge College and Mount Anville, respectively.