Schools

Work begins on new pitch in Sion Hill

Work begins on new pitch in Sion Hill

November 12, 2014 | 723 views | Leave a comment

Work has commenced on the sand-dressed astroturf pitch at Sion Hill in Blackrock as the school look forward to building their new multi sports facility at Sion Hill.

Sandford girls play first ever fixture

Sandford girls play first ever fixture

October 27, 2014 | 2,063 views | Leave a comment

Sandford Park played their first ever girls hockey fixtures last week when they took on John Scottus in games at form one and two level.

Andrew’s join illustrious company with third successive All-Ireland Schoolboys victory

Andrew’s join illustrious company with third successive All-Ireland Schoolboys victory

October 24, 2014 | 2,245 views | Leave a comment

St Andrew’s became just the second school to win the All-Ireland Schoolboys Championships three times in-a-row – and the first since Newry in 1984 – when they beat Wallace HS 3-1 in Garryduff.

Henry drives Andrew’s push for third straight title

Henry drives Andrew’s push for third straight title

October 24, 2014 | 693 views | Leave a comment

St Andrew’s will meet Wallace in the final of the All-Ireland Schoolboys Tournament in Garryduff at 2.30pm following their respective 2-1 wins over Ashton and Banbridge Academy.

Andrew’s imperious but Wesley, Temple and Sutton just miss out on All-Ireland semi-final spot

Andrew’s imperious but Wesley, Temple and Sutton just miss out on All-Ireland semi-final spot

October 23, 2014 | 1,630 views | Leave a comment

St Andrew’s, Wallace HS, Banbridge and Ashton will contest the All-Ireland Schoolboy Championships semi-finals after they battled their way through their respective groups with Mount Temple, Wesley and Sutton Park just missing out.

Bandon’s epic comeback highlight of Schools opening day

Bandon’s epic comeback highlight of Schools opening day

October 22, 2014 | 1,105 views | Leave a comment

Bandon produced the comeback of the day when they came from 2-0 down to beat Portadown 4-2 in west Cork on day one of the All-Ireland Schoolboys Championships.

All-Ireland Schoolboys tournament ready to roll in Cork

All-Ireland Schoolboys tournament ready to roll in Cork

October 21, 2014 | 1,167 views | Leave a comment

The All-Ireland Schoolboys Championships get underway in Cork on Wednesday with St Andrew’s the team to beat after two hugely impressive years of success both in Leinster and the national stage.

Gerard’s make it two from two in Premier League

Gerard’s make it two from two in Premier League

October 16, 2014 | 1,034 views | Leave a comment

St Gerard’s shaded a thriller against High School last week to ensure they have the sole 100pc record in Section B of the Senior Schoolgirls Premier League.

Five-star Alex see off Mount Sackville

Five-star Alex see off Mount Sackville

October 7, 2014 | 1,051 views | Leave a comment

Alexandra College made it two wins from two in the Schoolgirls Premier League, Section A as they produced an excellent performance to see off Mount Sackville 5-1.

Wesley and Bann in All-Ireland group of death

Wesley and Bann in All-Ireland group of death

October 6, 2014 | 996 views | Leave a comment

Wesley College face a really tough group in the All-Ireland Schoolboys draw as they were paired with four-time champions Banbridge Academy, five time winners RBAI as well as Midleton College.

Columba’s and Temple into All-Irelands

Columba’s and Temple into All-Irelands

September 24, 2014 | 1,254 views | Comments (2)

St Columba’s and Mount Temple have completed the Leinster line-up for the All-Ireland Schoolboys championships as they both qualified from Wednesday’s playoffs.

Beaufort and Alex win big on Premier League day one

Beaufort and Alex win big on Premier League day one

September 15, 2014 | 1,395 views | Leave a comment

Loreto Beaufort picked up the big win of the first week of the Leinster Schoolgirls Senior Premier League, seeing off last year’s cup finalists Rathdown 3-0.

Holy Child move back up to Premier League

Holy Child move back up to Premier League

September 7, 2014 | 1,265 views | Leave a comment

Holy Child, Killiney have moved up to the Leinster Schoolgirls Premier League for the 2014/15 season following the release of the groups for the preliminary phase of the competition.

Leinster Schoolboys season ready to roll

Leinster Schoolboys season ready to roll

September 3, 2014 | 816 views | Leave a comment

St Columba’s and Mount Temple will host the qualifiers for the All-Ireland Schoolboy competition on September 24 with the winner of the two respective groups joining the pre-qualified St Andrews, Wesley and Sutton Park at the main event.

Andrew’s close out boys year with U-14 Waring title

Andrew’s close out boys year with U-14 Waring title

April 11, 2014 | 762 views | Leave a comment

St Andrew’s made it three John Waring titles in four years in its U-14 format as they swept to five wins from five in Lisnagarvey on Wednesday afternoon, finishing seven points clear of Cookstown HS.

St Andrew’s dash Columba’s double dreams

St Andrew’s dash Columba’s double dreams

April 1, 2014 | 995 views | Leave a comment

St Andrew’s closed out a clean sweep of the schoolboys cup titles for a second successive year, inflicting a first defeat of the season on St Columba’s juniors who had been riding high off the back of their A league win three days prior to this final.

Lurgan the Kate Russell champs for third time in four years

Lurgan the Kate Russell champs for third time in four years

March 28, 2014 | 1,422 views | Leave a comment

Lurgan College earned their third Kate Russell All-Ireland Schoolgirls title in four years as they completed the two-day competition with a perfect four wins from four, seeing off the challenges of Crescent Comprehensive and St Andrew’s.

Double All-Ireland the goal for St Andrew’s as they host Kate Russell competition

Double All-Ireland the goal for St Andrew’s as they host Kate Russell competition

March 27, 2014 | 1,669 views | Leave a comment

St Andrew’s will hope to complete the perfect year with yet another unique accolade from a year laden with first-time achievements. Both their senior boys and girls completed the league and cup double this year and they will be aiming to add the Kate Russell to their list

St Andrew’s on a High at minor level

St Andrew’s on a High at minor level

March 21, 2014 | 803 views | Leave a comment

St Andrew’s netted a goal in each half to complete the Minor A league and cup double, getting the better of a gutsy and well organised High School at Grange Road on Wednesday.

Andrew’s complete perfect season with fourth senior title

Andrew’s complete perfect season with fourth senior title

March 19, 2014 | 1,157 views | Leave a comment

St Andrew’s added the Leinster schoolboys Senior Cup title to the All-Ireland, Whiteside and Senior League crowns they had already won with a breathtaking 6-1 win over rivals Wesley College at Grange Road