Schools

St Andrew’s dash Columba’s double dreams

St Andrew’s dash Columba’s double dreams

April 1, 2014 | 956 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 | 1,196 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 | 1,415 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 | 760 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 | 1,145 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

Teresians toast stunning season with Senior One win

Teresians toast stunning season with Senior One win

March 18, 2014 | 1,108 views | Leave a comment

The Teresian School landed the LHA Schoolgirls Senior One title last week as they saw off Holy Child Killiney 2-1 at Grange Road before just missing out on a prized double.

Stephen’s Green win Schoolgirls Senior Plate

Stephen’s Green win Schoolgirls Senior Plate

March 15, 2014 | 1,409 views | Comments (2)

Loreto Stephen’s Green, in their first Senior final for a number of years, claimed the Schoolgirls Senior Plate with a 2-1 win over Teresians at Grange Road on Friday.

Newtown claim South East Senior B crown

Newtown claim South East Senior B crown

March 14, 2014 | 754 views | Leave a comment

Newtown School came out on top on Wednesday beating local rivals Ursuline School, Waterford in the final of the South East Senior Schoolgirls B cup final, winning out 1-0 in Newtown.

Andrew’s U-13s stroke of fortune

Andrew’s U-13s stroke of fortune

March 13, 2014 | 884 views | Leave a comment

Rowan Kennedy saved three penalty strokes to help St Andrew’s grind out the Leinster U-13 schoolboys cup title at Grange Road yesterday, taking the laurels from an incredibly even final.

Wesley land Minor A league title after thrilling first half

Wesley land Minor A league title after thrilling first half

March 12, 2014 | 1,745 views | Leave a comment

Wesley College secured a well deserved 3-1 win against St Andrews College today in glorious sunshine at Grange Road in the Girls Minor A League final as the LHA schools finals light up the local calendar.

Kilkenny College win Marble City derby to retain title

Kilkenny College win Marble City derby to retain title

March 10, 2014 | 967 views | Leave a comment

Kilkenny College retained the South East Senior Schoolgirls Cup title with a 2-0 win over city rivals Loreto Kilkenny at the Granges Road; schoolgirl’s round-up

Andrew’s double delight as late fightback sets stage for penalties glory

Andrew’s double delight as late fightback sets stage for penalties glory

March 7, 2014 | 1,848 views | Leave a comment

Specialist penalty shoot-out goalkeeper Phoebe Moore showed her value as she got a vital touch to deny Stephanie Burns, handing St Andrew’s their first Leinster schoolgirls Senior Cup title since 2010.

Campbell turns tide and keeps quadruple hopes alive

Campbell turns tide and keeps quadruple hopes alive

March 5, 2014 | 1,025 views | Leave a comment

Ben Campbell inspired St Andrew’s to a second half comeback against Wesley to claim their third piece of senior silverware this year at the expense of their fierce rivals; St Columba’s claimed the senior B league title

Andrew’s U-13s land first boys A title of the season

Andrew’s U-13s land first boys A title of the season

February 28, 2014 | 770 views | Leave a comment

St Andrew’s claimed the first Leinster A schoolboys title of the season when their U-13s saw off High School 2-0 on Wednesday afternoon; quick match report along with all the other key scores from this week in the Leinster schoolboys competitions

Rathdown and Andrew’s make Beaufort and High School pay penalty in cup semi-finals

Rathdown and Andrew’s make Beaufort and High School pay penalty in cup semi-finals

February 26, 2014 | 2,017 views | Leave a comment

Rathdown and St Andrew’s will showdown in a repeat of the Senior Premier League final as they both made it through the semi-finals of the Senior Cup via sudden death penalties off the back of 1-1 draws against Loreto Beaufort and High School respectively.

Columba’s hoping to break Andrews/Wesley duopoly

Columba’s hoping to break Andrews/Wesley duopoly

February 12, 2014 | 958 views | Leave a comment

The Leinster schoolboys season reaches fever pitch in the coming weeks as the second half of the spring term sees 13 titles coming to a conclusion with all the leagues now at the semi-final stages.

Rathdown, High School and Andrew’s advance

Rathdown, High School and Andrew’s advance

February 10, 2014 | 1,072 views | Leave a comment

Rathdown, High School and St Andrew’s all confirmed their place in the semi-finals of this year’s Leinster Schoolgirl’s Senior Cup following a series of narrow quarter-finals in the past week, joining Loreto Beaufort in the final four.

Lyons lands Loreto Beaufort semi-final berth

Lyons lands Loreto Beaufort semi-final berth

February 7, 2014 | 1,473 views | Leave a comment

In adverse weather conditions in Palmerstown, Loreto Beaufort became the first team to qualify for this year’s Leinster Schoolgirls Senior Cup semi finals with a hard fought win over Kings Hospital.

O’Brien the Saints star as Andrews win third Premier title

O’Brien the Saints star as Andrews win third Premier title

January 30, 2014 | 2,120 views | Leave a comment

Rachel O’Brien provided a left wing tour de force to power St Andrew’s to their third Senior Schoolgirl’s Premier League title with a comprehensive 3-0 win over Rathdown at Grange Road.

More big names fall in Senior Cup as Premier League set for thrilling final

More big names fall in Senior Cup as Premier League set for thrilling final

January 29, 2014 | 1,122 views | Leave a comment

The big names continue to fall in the Leinster Senior Cup as Loreto Beaufort saw off Mount Sackville on penalties earlier this week.