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#Schools Rugby

# schools-rugby - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Quiz: Can you recognise these rugby stars from their school days?

The schools season comes to a head this weekend.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

The Jes and Codyre steal spotlight as Marist fall short in Connacht semi-final

Galway’s Colaiste Iognaid held the Athlone school scoreless to advance to their first final since winning the Senior Cup in 2011.

# schools-rugby - Thursday 3 March, 2016

McKeown the hat-trick hero as Belvedere secure shot at schools final redemption

Two intercepted tries proved crucial as they saw off a gritty challenge from St Michael’s.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

CBC closer to ending Munster Senior Cup drought after surviving dramatic finale

A late try from Pres winger Seán French made it a nervy final 10 minutes for Christians.

# schools-rugby - Monday 22 February, 2016

Nine tries shared out as Belvedere see off Blackrock in Leinster schools rugby classic

Belvedere now face St Michael’s at the semi-final stage.

# schools-rugby - Sunday 14 February, 2016

4 players who caught the eye during the Leinster Senior Cup quarter-finals

It was an exciting week of rugby, and here are the stars of the four games at Donnybrook.

# schools-rugby - Friday 12 February, 2016

Leinster Schools Committee will hold investigation into concussion call row

Gary Glennon was the target of an irate Gonzaga backroom team member after the ref called for a player to be replaced due to suspected concussion.

# schools-rugby - Thursday 11 February, 2016

Holders Roscrea dominate Gonzaga to book Leinster SCT semi spot

The Offaly side ran four tries in Donnybrook this afternoon.

# schools-rugby - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Dominant Clongowes see off Monkstown to seal semi-final place

Tries at the start of the second-half prove crucial for the Kildare school.

# schools-rugby - Thursday 4 February, 2016

PBC cruise past Bandon to book semi-final showdown with Cork rivals CBC

The 28-time winners ran in five tries to record an emphatic win this afternoon.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

CBC produce powerful performance to score 4 tries in victory over Ardscoil Rís

Six tries were scored in a pulsating schools cup tie in Limerick.

Defending champions knocked out of Munster Senior Cup as Crescent advance to semi-finals

The Limerick school were comfortable winners this afternoon.

# schools-rugby - Friday 29 January, 2016

Bandon withstand late St Munchin's comeback to record famous win

A game of high drama in Limerick as the five-time winners are dumped out.

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

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

# schools-rugby - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Gonzaga have the edge over Wesley in tight Leinster SCT clash

Second-half tries book Gonzaga’s place in the last eight.

Clongowes overcome scare to secure place in Leinster SCT quarter-finals

Kildare men dodge upset with three unanswered second-half tries.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Brilliant Hurley try helps Crescent to six-try win over Glenstal

Crescent are headed for the Munster Senior Cup quarter-finals.

Belvo blow Newbridge away with four first-half tries

The northsiders kept Newbridge to nil in Donnybrook.

Three-try Roscrea get their Leinster Schools defence off to a winning start

Holders were comfortable 22-6 winners against Kilkenny College.

# schools-rugby - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

14-man Michael's flex muscles to coast past Andrew's in heated derby

Three tries handed the two-time winners a passage through to the quarter-finals.

# schools-rugby - Monday 25 January, 2016

Late, late drama as CBC Monkstown deny Gerard's in Leinster Senior Cup

Captain Robert Jordan was Monkstown’s hero in Donnybrook this afternoon.

15 signs you're a hardcore schools rugby fan

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

# schools-rugby - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Last-gasp Ardscoil deny dogged St. Munchin's in Senior Cup thriller

Last year’s beaten finalists advance into the quarter-finals.

Defending champions Rockwell off to four-try winning start against Bandon

Rockwell scored four tries at Clanwilliam Park in a well-earned victory

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Buckley hat-trick helps PBC hit Clement's for 60 in Munster Senior Cup

Back row Jack O’Sullivan led a powerful performance from the Cork school.

# schools-rugby - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

McHenry doubles down as Christians trump Crescent in Munster Senior Cup

The Cork school are safely through to the Munster Senior Cup quarter-finals.

# schools-rugby - Friday 8 January, 2016

Joy, despair and drama - 15 of the best pictures from Friday's schools rugby action

The Vinnie Murray Cup got underway this afternoon.

# schools-rugby - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Sexton, Heaslip and Reid made the Leinster Schools Cup draw last night

It’s nearly that time of the year.

# schools-rugby - Thursday 19 March, 2015

3 of Roscrea's Leinster senior schools winning team in Irish squad to face Scotland

Defeated Leinster finalists Belvedere, Munster champions Rockwell and Connacht finalists Summerhill are als represented.

# schools-rugby - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

12 of the best pics from all today's schools rugby action

Roscrea, Rockwell and RBAI triumphed in their respective competitions.

We'll Leave it There So: Shefflin wins 13th All-Ireland, Roscrea secure cup and all today's sport

Meanwhile, a police chief has admitted to causing 96 deaths at Hillsborough.

# schools-rugby - Monday 16 March, 2015

For four brief years, one small non-fee paying Dublin school ruled Leinster Schools rugby

De La Salle Chuchtown broke the established schools rugby order to take home two senior cup trophies.

# schools-rugby - Sunday 15 March, 2015

We've debunked Irish schools rugby's greatest mystery - Why don't Roscrea play in Munster?

The school is one win away from their first ever Leinster Schools Senior Cup triumph.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

This schools rugby photo perfectly sums up the absolute agony of losing a big game

Should schools rugby really mean this much?

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Molloy and McLoughlin tries give Rockwell safe passage to Munster Schools final

While in Connacht, Summerhill claimed a narrow win over Sligo Grammar to set up a final clash with Garbally.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

No more talk of three-in-a-row as holders Crescent knocked out of Munster Senior Cup

There was drama in Thomond Park this afternoon.

# schools-rugby - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

Newbridge make third straight semi-final while Rockwell and Ardscoil Rís advance in Munster

The Kildare school booked their place in the Leinster Schools Cup semi-final this afternoon.

# schools-rugby - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Hundreds of students join in for spine-tingling New Zealand schools haka

The pre-match war dances before the Auckland Grammar v King’s College fixture were memorable.

# schools-rugby - Saturday 10 May, 2014

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

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