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#Schools Rugby

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

Belvo complete incredible late comeback to keep three-in-a-row bid alive
# Drama
# Drama

Belvo complete incredible late comeback to keep three-in-a-row bid alive

Mar 7th 2018, 4:56 PM 15,458 Views 11 Comments

The holders overturned a 19-3 deficit to advance into the final at the expense of St Michael’s.

# schools-rugby - 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 10,727 Views 4 Comments

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

# schools-rugby - Monday 5 March, 2018

Out-half Healy the star of the show as Glenstal power into Munster Senior Cup final
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Out-half Healy the star of the show as Glenstal power into Munster Senior Cup final

Mar 5th 2018, 4:41 PM 10,880 Views 15 Comments

The Limerick school were too strong for their rivals Crescent this afternoon.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

Semi-final draw for Leinster Schools Cup throws up two mouth-watering ties
# Last Four
# Last Four

Semi-final draw for Leinster Schools Cup throws up two mouth-watering ties

Feb 21st 2018, 4:48 PM 11,056 Views 6 Comments

The games will be down for decision on 5 and 6 March.

Michael's live up to the billing in three-try quarter-final defeat of Clongowes
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Michael's live up to the billing in three-try quarter-final defeat of Clongowes

Feb 21st 2018, 4:35 PM 8,248 Views 5 Comments

The Ailesbury Road school impressed as they booked their place in the last four at Donnybrook.

# schools-rugby - Monday 19 February, 2018

Belvo building up a head of steam as defending champions power into last four
# LSSC
# LSSC

Belvo building up a head of steam as defending champions power into last four

Feb 19th 2018, 4:57 PM 7,871 Views 0 Comments

The Leinster Senior Schools Cup quarter-finals continued at Donnybrook this afternoon.

# schools-rugby - Friday 2 February, 2018

Roscrea set up Leinster Schools quarter-final clash with St Mary's
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Roscrea set up Leinster Schools quarter-final clash with St Mary's

Feb 2nd 2018, 5:19 PM 11,707 Views 8 Comments

Meanwhile, St Michael’s face Clongowes while champions Belvo meet Newbridge.

Blue magic as St Mary's edge seven-try thriller with St Andrew's
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Blue magic as St Mary's edge seven-try thriller with St Andrew's

Feb 2nd 2018, 4:43 PM 9,408 Views 11 Comments

Jordan Larmour’s presence on the St Andrew’s sideline couldn’t tip the balance their way as the Rathmines school powered to victory.

Sport Ireland must wait on IRFU invitation to carry out anti-doping in schools rugby
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Sport Ireland must wait on IRFU invitation to carry out anti-doping in schools rugby

Feb 2nd 2018, 8:05 AM 12,290 Views 22 Comments

Dr Una May, head of Sport Ireland’s anti-doping, says it is now considered a ‘high risk’ area.’

# schools-rugby - Thursday 1 February, 2018

League winners St Gerard's lay down Cup credentials in defeat of St Fintan's
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

League winners St Gerard's lay down Cup credentials in defeat of St Fintan's

Feb 1st 2018, 4:58 PM 7,940 Views 3 Comments

The Leinster Senior Schools Cup first round continued today.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Out-half Maloney a class above as Newbridge power into Leinster quarters
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Out-half Maloney a class above as Newbridge power into Leinster quarters

Jan 31st 2018, 4:30 PM 11,284 Views 7 Comments

The Kildare school made light work of Pres Bray with a five-try win at Donnybrook.

# schools-rugby - 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 13,188 Views 12 Comments

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

# schools-rugby - Monday 29 January, 2018

Impressive Michael's lay down an early marker in quest to end Senior Cup drought
# SAINTS GO MARCHING ON
# SAINTS GO MARCHING ON

Impressive Michael's lay down an early marker in quest to end Senior Cup drought

Jan 29th 2018, 4:40 PM 12,899 Views 8 Comments

Terenure started brightly but were unable to match Michael’s up front during their first round clash at Donnybrook.

# schools-rugby - Saturday 27 January, 2018

The class of 2018: Belvo bid for three-in-a-row as Leinster Schools Senior Cup returns
# LSSC
# LSSC

The class of 2018: Belvo bid for three-in-a-row as Leinster Schools Senior Cup returns

Jan 27th 2018, 8:30 AM 11,626 Views 10 Comments

This year’s competition gets underway tomorrow.

# schools-rugby - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Rockwell hold firm after strong first half to book place in Munster quarters
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Rockwell hold firm after strong first half to book place in Munster quarters

Jan 25th 2018, 4:40 PM 6,623 Views 2 Comments

The 26-time champions are into the last eight at the second time of asking.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Out-half O'Gorman the star as Árdscoil Rís march into Munster quarter-finals
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Out-half O'Gorman the star as Árdscoil Rís march into Munster quarter-finals

Jan 24th 2018, 6:38 PM 10,437 Views 2 Comments

The Limerick school got the better of their near neighbours St Munchin’s this afternoon.

# schools-rugby - Thursday 18 January, 2018

Bandon edge past Munchin's for third straight year to advance to Munster quarter-final
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Bandon edge past Munchin's for third straight year to advance to Munster quarter-final

Jan 18th 2018, 5:51 PM 6,162 Views 11 Comments

A strong defensive effort saw Bandon record a two-point win in the Munster Senior Schools Cup earlier.

# schools-rugby - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Crescent book Munster quarter-final place as they cruise to victory in Limerick derby
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Crescent book Munster quarter-final place as they cruise to victory in Limerick derby

Jan 16th 2018, 5:35 PM 8,775 Views 2 Comments

St Clement’s were no match for their neighbours in UL this afternoon.

# schools-rugby - Monday 11 December, 2017

Dan Leavy and Stuart Lancaster made the draws for the 2018 Leinster Schools Cup this evening
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Dan Leavy and Stuart Lancaster made the draws for the 2018 Leinster Schools Cup this evening

Dec 11th 2017, 8:15 PM 24,205 Views 13 Comments

The first round draws for the Vinnie Murray, Father Godrey and Junior Cups were also conducted.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Reigning champs PBC pitted against Castletroy in Munster Schools Cup draw
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Reigning champs PBC pitted against Castletroy in Munster Schools Cup draw

Nov 29th 2017, 7:57 PM 7,895 Views 2 Comments

Here’s how the Munster Senior and Junior Cup will shape up in January.

# schools-rugby - 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 6,528 Views 0 Comments

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

Drama as Christians win Munster Junior Cup thriller with final kick of the game
# Thriller
# Thriller

Drama as Christians win Munster Junior Cup thriller with final kick of the game

Mar 22nd 2017, 5:13 PM 8,228 Views 0 Comments

George Coomber was the hero as CBC brought the Junior Cup back to Cork.

# schools-rugby - 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 21,834 Views 9 Comments

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

# schools-rugby - Thursday 16 March, 2017

'I was in the Lansdowne Road dressing room getting sick I was so pumped for the game'
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

'I was in the Lansdowne Road dressing room getting sick I was so pumped for the game'

Mar 16th 2017, 5:52 PM 33,005 Views 31 Comments

Ian Keatley remembers the last time Belvedere and Blackrock met in the Leinster Senior Schools Cup final as the schools prepare to renew their rivalry at the RDS on St Patrick’s Day.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

Collins the hero as Garbally College lift Connacht junior cup for first time in 11 years
# Champions
# Champions

Collins the hero as Garbally College lift Connacht junior cup for first time in 11 years

Mar 15th 2017, 3:47 PM 5,837 Views 6 Comments

Garbally lost last year’s final but are back celebrating now.

# schools-rugby - 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 12,829 Views 4 Comments

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

# schools-rugby - Thursday 16 February, 2017

From the sliotar to the oval ball, Joe Canning's nephew continues Roscrea's GAA connection
# Multi-talented
# Multi-talented

From the sliotar to the oval ball, Joe Canning's nephew continues Roscrea's GAA connection

Feb 16th 2017, 1:25 AM 12,129 Views 10 Comments

Tipperary minor footballer Ben Hyland was also involved for the school in their Leinster Schools Senior Cup tie yesterday.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Seventh heaven! Gonzaga produce remarkable performance to dump Roscrea out
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Seventh heaven! Gonzaga produce remarkable performance to dump Roscrea out

Feb 15th 2017, 4:39 PM 12,221 Views 6 Comments

The Ranelagh school will face Blackrock College in the semi-finals.

# schools-rugby - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Clongowes withstand Mary's comeback to book place in Leinster Senior Cup semis
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Clongowes withstand Mary's comeback to book place in Leinster Senior Cup semis

Feb 14th 2017, 4:39 PM 10,005 Views 3 Comments

Five tries were scored in another thrilling quarter-final encounter at Donnybrook.

# schools-rugby - 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 9,463 Views 0 Comments

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

# schools-rugby - Sunday 12 February, 2017

Belvedere the team to beat as defending champions battle past Michael's
# All Black And White
# All Black And White

Belvedere the team to beat as defending champions battle past Michael's

Feb 12th 2017, 4:27 PM 10,625 Views 1 Comment

The northside school showed their clinical edge and experience in a high-scoring encounter at Donnybrook.

# schools-rugby - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Munster schools 1/4 final to be replayed after 'unprecedented injury circumstances'
# Safety First
# Safety First

Munster schools 1/4 final to be replayed after 'unprecedented injury circumstances'

Feb 9th 2017, 6:23 PM 11,448 Views 13 Comments

St Munchin’s had declined to play the remainder of their Junior Cup meeting with PBC after three players were withdrawn due to injury.

# schools-rugby - Friday 3 February, 2017

Holders Belvo drawn to meet St Michael's and all of your Leinster Senior Cup quarter-final details
# Quarter Finals
# Quarter Finals

Holders Belvo drawn to meet St Michael's and all of your Leinster Senior Cup quarter-final details

Feb 3rd 2017, 5:55 PM 7,745 Views 3 Comments

St Michael’s were the Junior Cup runners-up last year and will hope for a different outcome than the last time the sides met in the Senior Cup.

Resolute Gonzaga hold firm to keep Castleknock at bay in absorbing Schools Cup tie
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Resolute Gonzaga hold firm to keep Castleknock at bay in absorbing Schools Cup tie

Feb 3rd 2017, 4:33 PM 7,198 Views 11 Comments

The north Dublin school dominated much of the game but were unable to claw back a half-time deficit.

# schools-rugby - Thursday 2 February, 2017

Famous win sees Bandon into Munster Senior Cup semis for the first time
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Famous win sees Bandon into Munster Senior Cup semis for the first time

Feb 2nd 2017, 6:42 PM 12,520 Views 13 Comments

Up next for Bandon: an all-Cork clash against PBC.

St Michael's battle the wind, rain and St Gerard's to secure Leinster Senior Cup win
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

St Michael's battle the wind, rain and St Gerard's to secure Leinster Senior Cup win

Feb 2nd 2017, 5:41 PM 7,848 Views 0 Comments

Michael’s ran out 23-0 winners in Donnybrook this afternoon.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Glenstal Abbey knock 26-time Munster winners Rockwell out to storm into semi-final
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Glenstal Abbey knock 26-time Munster winners Rockwell out to storm into semi-final

Feb 1st 2017, 4:51 PM 9,689 Views 1 Comment

Ben Healy led the Limerick school to an impressive win.

Marauding McEniff helps Mary's overcome resolute Newbridge
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Marauding McEniff helps Mary's overcome resolute Newbridge

Feb 1st 2017, 4:48 PM 7,186 Views 2 Comments

The Kildare men had to withstand an early onslaught and struggled for a foothold in St Mary’s half.

# schools-rugby - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Watch: St Fintan's come within inches of famous victory as last-gasp penalty falls short
# Thriller
# Thriller

Watch: St Fintan's come within inches of famous victory as last-gasp penalty falls short

Jan 31st 2017, 5:08 PM 13,181 Views 7 Comments

What a game of schools rugby.

Heartbreak for new boys St Fintan's as Clongowes snatch nine-try thriller in Donnybrook
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Heartbreak for new boys St Fintan's as Clongowes snatch nine-try thriller in Donnybrook

Jan 31st 2017, 5:03 PM 12,623 Views 20 Comments

Clongowes survived a huge scare in the opening round.