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# blackrock-college - Monday 24 February, 2020

Big win for Blackrock College, heartbreak for Malone
# Wrap
# Wrap

Big win for Blackrock College, heartbreak for Malone

Feb 24th 2020, 3:00 PM 7,368 Views 1 Comment

We review the latest action from the Energia Women’s All-Ireland League.

# blackrock-college - Sunday 26 January, 2020

Gonzaga make history with dramatic late comeback to dump Blackrock out of Leinster Senior Cup
# Shock
# Shock

Gonzaga make history with dramatic late comeback to dump Blackrock out of Leinster Senior Cup

Jan 26th 2020, 6:04 PM 45,379 Views 55 Comments

They scored two tries at the death to steal a famous victory.

# blackrock-college - Saturday 30 March, 2019

UL Bohs crowned All-Ireland Cup Champions with dominant victory over Blackrock College
# AIL
# AIL

UL Bohs crowned All-Ireland Cup Champions with dominant victory over Blackrock College

Mar 30th 2019, 5:30 PM 4,514 Views 0 Comments

Niamh Briggs chipped in with two conversions and a second-half penalty to guide her side to victory.

# blackrock-college - Sunday 10 March, 2019

'He could have another eight years or more at the highest level, which is scary!'
# Rise
# Rise

'He could have another eight years or more at the highest level, which is scary!'

Mar 10th 2019, 7:00 AM 33,255 Views 10 Comments

From second-choice scrum-half to world-class 13, Garry Ringrose’s rise has been extraordinary.

# blackrock-college - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

20-year-old Doris keeps head down as Leinster back Mayo man's talents
# Learning
# Learning

20-year-old Doris keeps head down as Leinster back Mayo man's talents

Feb 20th 2019, 7:30 AM 13,561 Views 34 Comments

A former Ireland U20s captain, the number eight is highly-rated.

# blackrock-college - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

Ireland U20s prospect Turner looking to learn from Ringrose's example
# 13
# 13

Ireland U20s prospect Turner looking to learn from Ringrose's example

Feb 13th 2019, 7:30 PM 11,447 Views 59 Comments

The Trinity outside centre has impressed in the opening two rounds of the Six Nations.

# blackrock-college - Friday 8 February, 2019

Leinster Senior Schools Cup quarter-final postponed due to outbreak of mumps
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Leinster Senior Schools Cup quarter-final postponed due to outbreak of mumps

Feb 8th 2019, 3:07 PM 10,542 Views 16 Comments

Blackrock College and St Michael’s College were due to meet at Donnybrook on Sunday afternoon.

# blackrock-college - Monday 28 January, 2019

Blackrock get title defence up and running but are pushed all the way by Pres Bray
# LSSC
# LSSC

Blackrock get title defence up and running but are pushed all the way by Pres Bray

Jan 28th 2019, 4:32 PM 11,228 Views 19 Comments

The Leinster Senior Cup protagonists are safely through to the second round after an entertaining game at Donnybrook.

# blackrock-college - Saturday 24 March, 2018

Blackrock winger comes back from two dislocated shoulders to star in Schools Cup final
# Title Number 69
# Title Number 69

Blackrock winger comes back from two dislocated shoulders to star in Schools Cup final

Mar 24th 2018, 1:11 PM 10,364 Views 6 Comments

Liam McMahon was central to Blackrock’s rampaging win over Belvedere yesterday.

# blackrock-college - Friday 23 March, 2018

Blackrock turn on the style to end four-year wait for Senior Cup glory
# Rock Run Riot
# Rock Run Riot

Blackrock turn on the style to end four-year wait for Senior Cup glory

Mar 23rd 2018, 4:15 PM 14,705 Views 7 Comments

Belvedere’s recent dominance of the competition is over as they were swatted aside at the RDS on Friday afternoon.

Blackrock's revenge mission faces the ultimate test against history-chasing Belvo
# LSSC
# LSSC

Blackrock's revenge mission faces the ultimate test against history-chasing Belvo

Mar 23rd 2018, 7:00 AM 7,147 Views 5 Comments

The Leinster Schools Senior Cup final takes place this afternoon.

# blackrock-college - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

Blackrock's clinical edge the difference as they reign supreme at Junior Cup level again
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Blackrock's clinical edge the difference as they reign supreme at Junior Cup level again

Mar 21st 2018, 5:25 PM 9,933 Views 2 Comments

Tom Henderson, Ben Brownlee, Max Patterson all crossed for Blackrock as they beat St Mary’s in this year’s decider.

# blackrock-college - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Snow-covered RDS sees today's Leinster Rugby Schools Senior Cup final called off

Snow-covered RDS sees today's Leinster Rugby Schools Senior Cup final called off

Mar 18th 2018, 10:11 AM 15,413 Views 0 Comments

A pitch inspection took place at 7.30am but the decision was made soon after to postpone this year’s decider between Belvedere and Blackrock.

# blackrock-college - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

Blackrock lay down title credentials with big semi-final win over Mary's
# LSSC
# LSSC

Blackrock lay down title credentials with big semi-final win over Mary's

Mar 6th 2018, 4:40 PM 10,736 Views 5 Comments

The 68-time winners powered into next week’s decider with a six-try win at Donnybrook.

# blackrock-college - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Blackrock College avoid quarter-final upset thanks to late drop-goal
# Drama
# Drama

Blackrock College avoid quarter-final upset thanks to late drop-goal

Feb 18th 2018, 4:45 PM 15,045 Views 8 Comments

St Gerard’s of Bray were on the verge of a major shock but ultimately missed out on a semi-final spot.

# blackrock-college - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Blackrock live to fight another day after holding their nerve to see off brave Castleknock
# LSSC
# LSSC

Blackrock live to fight another day after holding their nerve to see off brave Castleknock

Jan 30th 2018, 4:48 PM 13,205 Views 12 Comments

The 68-time winners were pushed all the way but eventually flexed their muscle to advance to the quarter-finals.

# blackrock-college - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Ireland U20s captain O'Brien follows in the footsteps of BOD and Ringrose
# Role Models
# Role Models

Ireland U20s captain O'Brien follows in the footsteps of BOD and Ringrose

Jan 24th 2018, 6:15 AM 10,274 Views 12 Comments

The UCD clubman is an exciting prospect for the future.

# blackrock-college - Saturday 20 May, 2017

'If you want to play for Ireland you have to play in Ireland, and that was a big factor'
# Roscommon Roots
# Roscommon Roots

'If you want to play for Ireland you have to play in Ireland, and that was a big factor'

May 20th 2017, 10:00 AM 22,595 Views 11 Comments

Denis Buckley has been a star for Connacht but still hasn’t been capped by Ireland.

# blackrock-college - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

Blackrock denied five in a row as Michael's claim Leinster Junior Cup
# Dominant
# Dominant

Blackrock denied five in a row as Michael's claim Leinster Junior Cup

Mar 29th 2017, 5:19 PM 9,045 Views 3 Comments

It’s the Ailesbury Road school’s first title at the grade since 2012.

# blackrock-college - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

We'll meet again! St Michael's and Blackrock set for Leinster Junior Cup final replay
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

We'll meet again! St Michael's and Blackrock set for Leinster Junior Cup final replay

Mar 22nd 2017, 5:17 PM 6,540 Views 0 Comments

It was a low-scoring encounter in tough conditions at Donnybrook this afternoon.

# blackrock-college - Friday 17 March, 2017

Black and white! Belvedere deliver back-to-back Senior Cup titles after edging Blackrock
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Black and white! Belvedere deliver back-to-back Senior Cup titles after edging Blackrock

Mar 17th 2017, 3:56 PM 21,869 Views 9 Comments

Peter Maher’s try the difference as Belvo retain the Leinster Senior Schools Cup.

# blackrock-college - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Powerful Blackrock set up mouthwatering Schools Cup decider with Belvo
# On The March
# On The March

Powerful Blackrock set up mouthwatering Schools Cup decider with Belvo

Mar 7th 2017, 4:30 PM 12,847 Views 4 Comments

The 68-time winners are back in the final after a five-try win over Gonzaga.

# blackrock-college - Monday 13 February, 2017

Blackrock send out a signal of intent with four-try win over Terenure
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Blackrock send out a signal of intent with four-try win over Terenure

Feb 13th 2017, 4:37 PM 9,471 Views 0 Comments

Tom Maher’s first-half double set the 68-time winners on their way to an emphatic win at Donnybrook.

# blackrock-college - Monday 30 January, 2017

Blackrock lay down an early marker with seven-try win over King's Hospital
# Seventh Heaven
# Seventh Heaven

Blackrock lay down an early marker with seven-try win over King's Hospital

Jan 30th 2017, 4:31 PM 9,527 Views 21 Comments

It wasn’t all one-way traffic at Donnybrook but the 68-time winners were ruthless from the first to last minute.

# blackrock-college - Monday 11 July, 2016

Dublin man caught for assault on driver after he left passport in taxi (and reported it stolen)
# Buti Sashi
From TheJournal.ie
# Buti Sashi

Dublin man caught for assault on driver after he left passport in taxi (and reported it stolen)

Jul 11th 2016, 5:41 PM 41,225 Views 86 Comments

Buti Sashi was sentenced to nine months in jail.

# blackrock-college - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Blackrock and Belvedere can’t be separated after absorbing Senior Cup clash
# Tight
# Tight

Blackrock and Belvedere can’t be separated after absorbing Senior Cup clash

Feb 10th 2016, 5:44 PM 11,295 Views 3 Comments

A Conor Dean penalty in the 65th penalty ensured the quarter-final went to a replay.

# blackrock-college - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Ex-Blackrock prop Jager features in Super Rugby trial match for Crusaders
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Ex-Blackrock prop Jager features in Super Rugby trial match for Crusaders

Feb 9th 2016, 5:30 AM 14,145 Views 7 Comments

The Ireland Schools-capped prop was on the bench alongside Joe Moody and Codie Taylor.

# blackrock-college - Friday 29 January, 2016

53 and easy for Blackrock - and up next it's a mouthwatering showdown against Belvo
# Leinster SCT
# Leinster SCT

53 and easy for Blackrock - and up next it's a mouthwatering showdown against Belvo

Jan 29th 2016, 5:11 PM 12,951 Views 17 Comments

Rock full-back James McGowan scored 25 points in a one-sided affair.

# blackrock-college - Monday 25 January, 2016

15 signs you're a hardcore schools rugby fan
# Passion
# Passion

15 signs you're a hardcore schools rugby fan

Jan 25th 2016, 5:55 AM 21,832 Views 18 Comments

With this years competitions already in full swing, we pay tribute to the supporters who follow their young counterparts avidly.

# blackrock-college - Sunday 22 March, 2015

Roscrea joined the party at senior level but the old order struck back in the Junior Cup
# Business As Usual
# Business As Usual

Roscrea joined the party at senior level but the old order struck back in the Junior Cup

Mar 22nd 2015, 6:17 PM 8,437 Views 5 Comments

Blackrock College might be the greediest team in rugby history.

# blackrock-college - Friday 20 March, 2015

Roscrea's Senior Cup victory tour might be even more entertaining than their march to glory
# Celebrations
# Celebrations

Roscrea's Senior Cup victory tour might be even more entertaining than their march to glory

Mar 20th 2015, 9:00 AM 9,738 Views 12 Comments

The Offaly school are bringing the trophy on a whistle-stop tour of Ireland.

# blackrock-college - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Blackrock College pays tribute to Brian O'Driscoll and Leo Cullen
# Glory Days
# Glory Days

Blackrock College pays tribute to Brian O'Driscoll and Leo Cullen

May 10th 2014, 11:53 AM 7,868 Views 4 Comments

The Leinster stars, who played on the same team as schools’ level, are set to retire from rugby.

# blackrock-college - Sunday 23 March, 2014

Blackrock College are the 2014 Leinster Schools Junior Cup champions
# Winning
# Winning

Blackrock College are the 2014 Leinster Schools Junior Cup champions

Mar 23rd 2014, 4:48 PM 7,376 Views 3 Comments

They survived a dramatic finish to win 14-10 against Belvedere

# blackrock-college - Sunday 16 March, 2014

Rock reign again as Clongowes denied in the Leinster Senior Cup final
# Leinster Senior Cup
# Leinster Senior Cup

Rock reign again as Clongowes denied in the Leinster Senior Cup final

Mar 16th 2014, 4:03 PM 13,619 Views 4 Comments

Captain Nick Timoney scored the winning try as Blackrock claimed title number 68 in the RDS.

# blackrock-college - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Blackrock and St Michael's progress to Leinster Senior Cup quarter-finals
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Blackrock and St Michael's progress to Leinster Senior Cup quarter-finals

Feb 4th 2014, 5:47 PM 7,788 Views 2 Comments

Last year’s finalists will face off at the quarter-final stage next week after victories this afternoon.

# blackrock-college - Wednesday 20 February, 2013

In pictures: Today's schools rugby action
# Slideshow
# Slideshow

In pictures: Today's schools rugby action

Feb 20th 2013, 8:07 PM 3,154 Views 4 Comments

Wesley College clinched the Vinnie Murray Cup while Blackrock booked their place in the Leinster Senior Cup semi-final.

# blackrock-college - Friday 25 January, 2013

Pastures new: Andrew Conway to leave Leinster for Munster
# Wave Goodbye
# Wave Goodbye

Pastures new: Andrew Conway to leave Leinster for Munster

Jan 25th 2013, 6:10 PM 5,486 Views 33 Comments

The youngster, who made his debut at 19, appears set to depart the province.

# blackrock-college - Friday 25 May, 2012

Kidnappings, raves, the Garda helicopter... this year's crop of school pranks
# School's Out
From TheJournal.ie
# School's Out

Kidnappings, raves, the Garda helicopter... this year's crop of school pranks

May 25th 2012, 1:56 PM 16,111 Views 44 Comments

Suspensions and a garda investigation after students run amok in end-of-year hi-jinks in Dublin schools.