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#Schools Rugby

# schools-rugby - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

Faloon's Armagh stage thrilling comeback to see off RBAI in Ulster Schools Cup semi

They await the winners of tomorrow’s semi-final between Wallace and Methody.

# schools-rugby - Monday 2 March, 2020

Clongowes deny Castleknock final berth with devastating finish

The Kildare school grabbed two late tries to seal their place in the Senior Cup final.

# schools-rugby - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Champions Christians see off Rockwell challenge to return to Munster showpiece

CBC Cork await the winners of Wednesday’s semi-final between their cross-town rivals PBC and Limerick’s St Munchin’s.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Prendergast holds his nerve to kick Newbridge into Leinster senior cup semis Final Four This post contains videos

Prendergast holds his nerve to kick Newbridge into Leinster senior cup semis

Johne Murphy’s side bounce back after trailing Kilkenny College 8-0 at the break.

# schools-rugby - Monday 10 February, 2020

Clutch McDonough penalty sees Castleknock climb over Belvo and into LSSC semis

The 2016 and 2017 champions were undone by McDonough’s boot and two tries from Ben Griffin.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Ardscoil Rís see off Glenstal in clash of Limerick rivals to reach next round

Ardscoil dotted down four times against the 2018 champions as they set up another Limerick derby with Munchin’s.

10-try Rockwell cruise past High School Clonmel to set up Bandon Grammar clash

The Tipperary men have secured a Munster Schools Senior Cup clash with Bandon Grammar.

# schools-rugby - Monday 9 December, 2019

The 2020 Leinster Schools Rugby draws have been made

Leinster players Jimmy O’Brien, Jack Conan and Scott Penny were on hand to draw the teams in Ballsbridge.

# schools-rugby - Monday 18 March, 2019

Leinster's Byrne and Molony go back to school to help Michael's reign again

Emmet MacMahon’s side handled the weight of expectation to lift their third Leinster Senior Schools Cup on Sunday.

# schools-rugby - Sunday 17 March, 2019

CBC edge past arch rivals PBC in low-scoring Munster Senior Schools Cup final

Scott Buckley scored the all-important try for CBC as they won a 30th title at Musgrave Park.

Boyle's brace powers St Michael's to Leinster Senior Schools Cup victory

Gonzaga’s first appearance in the final ended in disappointment, as Michael’s landed a third title at the RDS.

'It was the biggest thing in the world to me. I was forged in that match'

As PBC and CBC meet in today’s Munster Senior Schools Cup final, Simon Zebo looks back on his virtuoso try in the 2007 decider between the Cork rivals.

Landmark day for Gonzaga a long time in the making

The Ranelagh school face the might of St Michael’s in their first Leinster Senior Cup final this afternoon.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Michael's stand firm against Belvo to make first final since 2013

Chris Cosgrave grabbed 11 points in a frenetic one-point win over last year’s finalists.

# schools-rugby - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Purcell pushes Roscommon to historic first Connacht schools final with win over the Jes

The centre scored a try and kicked 11 points to ensure his side edged a tight encounter.

# schools-rugby - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

Connacht kingpins Garbally power into Schools Cup final with six-try win

Out-half Stephen Mannion scored a hat-trick to help his side past Sligo Grammar School today.

Crowley leads Bandon past defending champions Glenstal in quarter-final replay

The out-half scored 21 points in this afternoon’s Munster Senior Schools Cup clash at Thomond Park.

# schools-rugby - Monday 25 February, 2019

Classy Cosgrave kicks St Michael's to victory over Blackrock

Flanker Mark Hernan led an immensely physical pack effort to set up a semi-final with Belvedere on 6 March.

# schools-rugby - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Coghlan leads ruthless Clongowes display to set up semi clash with Gonzaga

CBC Monkstown were undone by tries from Thomas Gilheany, Hugo Philips Joe Carroll and Luke McDermott.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

Belvedere win out in gruelling battle with Newbridge to roll into Senior Cup semis

The Kildare school took an early lead, but Belvo’s forward power turned the screw towards a four-try win.

# schools-rugby - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

Coolican leads commanding Gonzaga performance to see off Terenure

The Ranelagh school dominated territory, but were made to work for their place in the semi-finals.

# schools-rugby - Friday 8 February, 2019

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

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

# schools-rugby - Friday 1 February, 2019

Leinster Senior Schools Cup quarter-final draw pairs Blackrock and St Michael's

There are a number of big ties in store in the next round of the competition.

# schools-rugby - Thursday 31 January, 2019

Belvedere begin Senior Cup campaign with impressive 15-point victory over Roscrea

Beaten finalists in last year’s competition, the 12-time champions dominated this contest.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

Barry settles helter-skelter clash as Gonzaga beat Castleknock

Gonzaga and Castleknock shared six tries in an entertaining back-and-forth tussle.

Newbridge's second-half surge sees off St Gerard's

Jordan Nolan and Donough Lawlor dotted down during a tight affair at Templeville Road.

Clongowes take their chances to survive almighty Wesley test

The Kildare school found themselves on the back foot for large periods at Donnybrook, but they struck at key moments to advance.

# schools-rugby - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

Boyle leads St Michael's to 7-try win over Kilkenny

Success Edogun scored the sole try in response for a spirited Kilkenny side.

# schools-rugby - Monday 28 January, 2019

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

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

# schools-rugby - Sunday 27 January, 2019

Terenure pack a punch in Senior Cup opener to see off rivals St Mary's

The 10-time winners progress through to the second round after a hard-fought win at Donnybrook.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Rockwell power into Munster Senior Cup quarter-finals with six-try win

The Tipperary school flexed their muscle by beating St Munchin’s at Musgrave Park this afternoon.

# schools-rugby - Thursday 10 January, 2019

Leinster Rugby announces new TV deal for 2019 Senior Schools Cup

FreeSports will broadcast eight games between the first round and the St Patrick’s Day decider.

# schools-rugby - Monday 10 December, 2018

The 2019 Leinster Schools Rugby draws have been made

Nick McCarthy, Jack McGrath and Fergus McFadden were on hand to draw the teams in Ballsbridge this evening.

# schools-rugby - Sunday 28 October, 2018

Bowe behind new schools festival inspired by South Africa's Craven Week

The former Ulster and Ireland wing has partnered up with Louis Ludik for ‘Rugby Rising.’

# schools-rugby - Saturday 24 March, 2018

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

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

# schools-rugby - Friday 23 March, 2018

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

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

The Leinster Schools Senior Cup final takes place this afternoon.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

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

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

# schools-rugby - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Noel Mannion's son the star as Garbally clinch Connacht Senior Cup title

Garbally College avenged their 2016 defeat to Coláiste Iognáid at the Sportsground.

# schools-rugby - Monday 19 March, 2018

Former Ulster boss Neil Doak leads Campbell College to Senior Cup title

Belfast school seal their first senior title since 2011.

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