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Newpark through to boys Junior B final

Newpark through to boys Junior B final

February 9, 2016 | 484 views | Leave a comment

Newpark’s junior boys reached the B league final as they swept to a 3-0 win over Saint Andrew’s last Friday. In a lively, well-contested game from the start, the Blackrock outfit got on the front foot early on, leaving Andrew’s to defend deep for long periods.

Foxrock earn Alex rematch in Senior Cup

Foxrock earn Alex rematch in Senior Cup

February 8, 2016 | 1,763 views | Leave a comment

Loreto Foxrock earned a second shot at Alexandra College after they beat Rathdown 2-0 last Saturday morning to complete the final four of the Leinster Schoolgirls Senior Cup.

Samuel books Senior A title for Wesley

Samuel books Senior A title for Wesley

February 3, 2016 | 1,141 views | Leave a comment

Mark Samuel’s quality finish earned Wesley the Leinster boys Senior A league, getting the better of St Andrew’s at Newpark this afternoon after a ding-dong battle.

Gerard’s through to Senior Cup quarter-finals

Gerard’s through to Senior Cup quarter-finals

January 28, 2016 | 1,098 views | Leave a comment

St Gerard’s kept alive their chances of retaining the Leinster schoolgirls Senior Cup title as they prevailed in a shoot-out against Mount Anville last Saturday morning. Round-up of the second round of the competition

Leinster Schoolboys season reaching a crescendo

Leinster Schoolboys season reaching a crescendo

January 28, 2016 | 1,159 views | Leave a comment

The Leinster schoolboys competition hit top gear in the coming weeks with the early Easter holidays meaning there will be a wealth of fixtures in quick succession for the top performers.

Muckross strike twice to land Claudia Tierney Cup

Muckross strike twice to land Claudia Tierney Cup

January 21, 2016 | 1,759 views | Leave a comment

A goal a piece from Aoife Flynn and Katie Fitzgerald saw Muckross claim the Claudia Tierney Cup title at Grange Road, getting the better of Rathdown 2-0 in a tight-knit battle.

Temple upset Teresians in Senior Cup opener

Temple upset Teresians in Senior Cup opener

January 13, 2016 | 1,560 views | Leave a comment

A youthful Mount Temple caused something of a shock in the Leinster girls Senior Cup first round when they knocked out Premier League side Teresians 2-1 as the competition kicked into gear this week; round-up of first round matches

Barton’s silver salvo earns Premier League gold

Barton’s silver salvo earns Premier League gold

January 12, 2016 | 921 views | Leave a comment

Aleisha Barton’s extra time goal saw Alexandra College win back the Leinster schoolgirls Senior Premier League title on Tuesday afternoon at Grange Road, edging out Loreto Foxrock 1-0 in a tense final.

Foxrock set up Premier final showdown with Alex

Foxrock set up Premier final showdown with Alex

December 18, 2015 | 1,256 views | Leave a comment

Eve Reidy nabbed a stunning winner to see Loreto Foxrock through to the Leinster Schoolgirls Senior Premier league semi-final, earning a 2-1 win over Mount Anville, and a place in the final against Alexandra College.

Muckross Park end nine-year wait for Junior title

Muckross Park end nine-year wait for Junior title

December 16, 2015 | 1,511 views | Leave a comment

Muckross Park claimed the first major of the schoolgirls hockey season with an exquisite Junior Cup final, getting the best of Teresian College 3-0 at Grange Road on Tuesday afternoon.

Anville and Alex move into Premier semi-finals

Anville and Alex move into Premier semi-finals

December 16, 2015 | 1,396 views | Leave a comment

Mount Anville and Alexandra College earned places in the Leinster Senior Premier league semi-finals after they won their playoff games on Tuesday afternoon against Holy Child Killiney and St Andrew’s, respectively.

Playoff places confirmed as Alex, Beaufort, HCK and Mount Anville reach super six

Playoff places confirmed as Alex, Beaufort, HCK and Mount Anville reach super six

December 7, 2015 | 1,255 views | Leave a comment

The Leinster Schoolgirls Senior Premier League picture became much clearer with Alexandra College, Loreto Beaufort, Holy Child Killiney and Mount Anville claiming their places in the knock-out phase with Loreto Foxrock and St Andrew’s.

Foxrock and Andrew’s through to Premier playoffs

Foxrock and Andrew’s through to Premier playoffs

December 2, 2015 | 1,229 views | Leave a comment

Loreto Foxrock and St Andrew’s have claimed the playoff places from Section B of the Senior Premier league thanks to their 2-2 score draw on Monday afternoon.

Senior Premier league reaching critical phase

Senior Premier league reaching critical phase

November 20, 2015 | 2,512 views | Leave a comment

Section C of the girls Senior Premier League looks set for a an epic showdown in the next couple of weeks as the race for the playoffs hots up; indeed, the league as a whole is building to a crescendo with all three sections still to be decided

Rowe lines up trio of drag-flicks to propel Bann win

Rowe lines up trio of drag-flicks to propel Bann win

October 23, 2015 | 1,861 views | Leave a comment

Jake Rowe’s last second winner saw Banbridge win back the Subway All-Ireland Schoolboys Championship title in dramatic fashion as Shaw’s Bridge, firing home a pin-point drag-flick to see off Wesley 3-2.

Wesley end Andrew’s three year All-Ireland reign

Wesley end Andrew’s three year All-Ireland reign

October 23, 2015 | 2,424 views | Leave a comment

Wesley College ended St Andrew’s long reign as Subway All-Ireland Schoolboys champions in dramatic fashion as they prevailed on penalty strokes after an epic 3-3 encounter in normal time; setting up a final date with Banbridge

Andrew’s push for four continues; Wesley, Bandon and Banbridge through, too

Andrew’s push for four continues; Wesley, Bandon and Banbridge through, too

October 22, 2015 | 1,786 views | Leave a comment

St Andrew’s, Wesley, Banbridge Academy and Bandon will contest the Subway All-Ireland Schoolboys Championships semi-finals following a dramatic second day of competition in Belfast.

Andrew’s and Wallace set for huge schools tie

Andrew’s and Wallace set for huge schools tie

October 15, 2015 | 1,826 views | Leave a comment

St Andrew’s College’s bid for four All-Ireland Schoolboys’ titles in succession is set for a huge challenge as they were drawn against Lisburn side Wallace HS in the initial group phase of the competition.

Mount Temple and Columba’s through to national stage

Mount Temple and Columba’s through to national stage

October 2, 2015 | 930 views | Leave a comment

Mount Temple eased through the qualification process to the All-Ireland Schoolboys Championships with a pair of comfortable victories over Kilkenny and Newpark while St Columba’s struck late to win through from their group featuring Sutton Park and King’s Hospital

Burke double brings Kate Russell to Limerick for first time

Burke double brings Kate Russell to Limerick for first time

March 29, 2015 | 994 views | Leave a comment

Crescent College Comprehensive became the first Munster side to win the Kate Russell All-Ireland Schoolgirls Championships since 2006 when they beat Salerno 4-0 on Friday afternoon in Galway on goal difference.