Holders Banbrdge Academy are safely through to the Belfast Telegraph Ulster Senior Cup final after Katie McKee proved to be captain fantastic in a 2-0 semi-final win over Sullivan Upper at Stormont on Wednesday
Not content with reaching their first ever Leinster Schoolgirls Senior Cup quarter-final, Newbridge College stormed into the final four of the marquee competition to complete the semi-final line-up.
High School retained the Leinster boys Junior A league title with a 4-1 win over St Andrew’s in the final held at Wesley College on Wednesday afternoon.
Kilkenny College were victorious in the South East cup final on Wednesday after an absorbing hour of hockey against their city rivals Loreto Kilkenny.
Sophie Maleady struck twice in the opening 11 minutes to grasp Muckross Park’s second Leinster Senior Premier League title; Loreto Foxrock struck three second half goals in the Claudia Tierney Cup final
The quarter-finals of the schoolgirls Leinster Senior Cup have taken shape seven of the sides confirmed and enticing draw for the quarters laid out; Premier League and Claudia Tierney finals on Tuesday
Santa Sabina became the first school to reach the last eight of the Leinster Schoolgirls Senior Cup as goals from Erika Murray and Arlene Haas fired them through ahead of north Dublin rivals Mount Temple.
Muckross and Mount Anville set up a Leinster Schoolgirls Senior Premier League final showdown as they edged out Wesley and St Andrew’s, respectively, at Grange Road.
Knock-out season is upon the Leinster schoolgirl season at senior level with the Premier League semi-finals on Friday afternoon while the Senior Cup is bubbling along.
Alexandra College landed the first major title of the Leinster schoolgirls season as they took the Junior Cup title, beating Muckross Park in a shoot-out in the final at Grange Road.
Alexandra College will showdown with Muckross Park on Thursday at 2pm in the Leinster Junior Cup final following ther respective wins over Newbridge College and St Gerard’s, respectively.
Ballyclare High scored a dramatic 4-2 penalty shoot-out win over Rainey Endowed in the schoolgirls’ Super League final after a 1-1 draw at Stormont;Kilkeel will meet Mossley in the final on St Stephens Day Kirk Cup final
Belfast Harlequins made it two wins out of three in the Ulster Premier League with what, on the face of it, appeared to be an emphatic 4-0 win over Newry at Deramore on Saturday.
Nick Judge produced two immaculate shoot-out saves to ensure St Andrew’s remain the kings of the All-Ireland Schoolboys hockey scene, winning the Tasmanian Shield at Garryduff for the fifth time in sixth years.
High School reached the All-Ireland Schoolboys semi-final for the first time, becoming just the fifth different Leinster side to reach the knock-out phase of the competition.
High School, Wesley, Banbridge, St Andrew’s and Friends all made it two wins from two at the All-Ireland Schools in Cork this morning
Wesley and St Andrew’s got off to winning starts at the All-Ireland Schools; check out the results from day one of the competition
Cork beckons for the five-pronged Leinster challenge on the All-Ireland schoolboys championships that gets underway on Wednesday with three Dublin outfits harbouring strong hopes of glory.
King’s Hospital and Kilkenny College both broke their long wait to qualify for the All-Ireland Schoolboys Championships on Friday as they won through from their respective Leinster groups.
The All-Ireland Schoolboy Championships qualifiers will raise the curtain on their new season on Friday, September 29 with six sides seeking to qualify for the main event