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#Schools Rugby

# schools-rugby - 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 21,812 Views 18 Comments

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
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

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

Jan 21st 2016, 6:57 PM 7,463 Views 5 Comments

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

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

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

Jan 21st 2016, 6:30 PM 7,521 Views 4 Comments

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
# Dominant
# Dominant

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

Jan 20th 2016, 6:07 PM 8,044 Views 14 Comments

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
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

McHenry doubles down as Christians trump Crescent in Munster Senior Cup

Jan 19th 2016, 6:52 PM 8,086 Views 2 Comments

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
# Cup Season
# Cup Season

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

Jan 8th 2016, 8:54 PM 9,120 Views 0 Comments

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
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

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

Dec 8th 2015, 8:24 AM 5,344 Views 0 Comments

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
# Join The Green Army
# Join The Green Army

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

Mar 19th 2015, 4:03 PM 9,176 Views 5 Comments

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
# Looking Back
# Looking Back

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

Mar 17th 2015, 10:37 PM 8,091 Views 6 Comments

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
# Tuesday
# Tuesday

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

Mar 17th 2015, 8:21 PM 13,626 Views 5 Comments

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
# Dynasty
# Dynasty

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

Mar 16th 2015, 8:15 PM 21,611 Views 13 Comments

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?
# Mythbusting
# Mythbusting

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

Mar 15th 2015, 7:30 PM 21,454 Views 13 Comments

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
# Heartbreak
# Heartbreak

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

Mar 11th 2015, 12:00 PM 7,694 Views 5 Comments

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
# Rock On
# Rock On

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

Mar 4th 2015, 9:45 PM 7,229 Views 9 Comments

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
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

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

Feb 11th 2015, 6:11 PM 5,670 Views 0 Comments

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
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

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

Feb 10th 2015, 4:37 PM 6,360 Views 1 Comment

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
# War Dance
# War Dance

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

Jun 26th 2014, 12:10 PM 6,508 Views 6 Comments

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
# Glory Days
# Glory Days

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

May 10th 2014, 11:53 AM 7,860 Views 4 Comments

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

# schools-rugby - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Sligo claim Connacht Schools Senior Cup after tense final replay
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Sligo claim Connacht Schools Senior Cup after tense final replay

Mar 27th 2014, 5:24 PM 3,966 Views 0 Comments

A late try from Jake Sexton, converted by Matthew Cosgrove, secured a 10th title for Grammar.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Dramatic Garbally equalising try sends Connacht Senior Cup final to replay
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Dramatic Garbally equalising try sends Connacht Senior Cup final to replay

Mar 19th 2014, 5:52 PM 4,329 Views 0 Comments

Simon Keller allowed the Ballinasloe school to level in the closing minutes at the Sportsground.

St. Gerald's secure first ever Connacht Schools Junior Cup
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

St. Gerald's secure first ever Connacht Schools Junior Cup

Mar 19th 2014, 3:33 PM 3,551 Views 4 Comments

The Mayo school came out on top after a thrilling final against CBS Roscommon.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Schools Cup: Munchin's mauled as Ardscoil Rís advance to Munster final
# In Pics
# In Pics

Schools Cup: Munchin's mauled as Ardscoil Rís advance to Munster final

Mar 5th 2014, 7:56 PM 6,271 Views 4 Comments

Agony and ecstasy were both on full display in today’s senior cup action.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

St. Munchin's and Ardscoil Rís advance on thrilling day of Munster Senior Cup action
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

St. Munchin's and Ardscoil Rís advance on thrilling day of Munster Senior Cup action

Feb 26th 2014, 7:16 PM 6,027 Views 0 Comments

Crescent and PBC will have to replay their quarter-final after a draw in Rosbrien.

# schools-rugby - Thursday 13 February, 2014

Newbridge see off Mary's challenge as St Andrew's march over Gonzaga
# Leinster Senior Cup
# Leinster Senior Cup

Newbridge see off Mary's challenge as St Andrew's march over Gonzaga

Feb 13th 2014, 6:13 PM 5,414 Views 0 Comments

The second half of the Leinster quarter-finals were played out today.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Castletroy crash into Munster's final four as 'Rock see off Saints in storm
# Schools Cup Round-up
# Schools Cup Round-up

Castletroy crash into Munster's final four as 'Rock see off Saints in storm

Feb 12th 2014, 10:52 AM 4,456 Views 0 Comments

Clongowes also hit their stride as the Senior Cup quarter-finals got under way in Munster and Leinster.

# schools-rugby - Friday 7 February, 2014

All Blacks star Julian Savea and his Hurricanes team-mates send a good luck message to Belvo
# Bandwagon
# Bandwagon

All Blacks star Julian Savea and his Hurricanes team-mates send a good luck message to Belvo

Feb 7th 2014, 3:58 PM 7,078 Views 3 Comments

Belvedere take on Clongowes in the second round of the Leinster Schools Senior Cup this Sunday.

# schools-rugby - Thursday 6 February, 2014

St. Michael's, Newbridge and Blackrock signal Junior Cup credentials
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

St. Michael's, Newbridge and Blackrock signal Junior Cup credentials

Feb 6th 2014, 8:34 PM 4,283 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, Castletroy and PBC ensured home quarter-finals with wins in the Munster Junior Cup.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Gonzaga advance to Leinster Senior Cup quarter-final
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Gonzaga advance to Leinster Senior Cup quarter-final

Feb 5th 2014, 5:53 PM 5,830 Views 3 Comments

In Munster, Crescent and Glenstal ensured themselves home Junior Cup quarter-finals despite both drawing.

# schools-rugby - 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 7,781 Views 2 Comments

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

# schools-rugby - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Schools Cup round-up: Castletroy shock Rockwell in Munster Senior Cup
# Munster
# Munster

Schools Cup round-up: Castletroy shock Rockwell in Munster Senior Cup

Jan 28th 2014, 5:17 PM 4,469 Views 3 Comments

The Limerick school have ensured themselves a home draw for the quarter-final second round.

# schools-rugby - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

In pics: Schools rugby players brave the elements
# Commitment
# Commitment

In pics: Schools rugby players brave the elements

Jan 14th 2014, 4:54 PM 8,731 Views 0 Comments

The clash between Wesley College and Maynooth Post Primary was played in muddy conditions.

# schools-rugby - Monday 18 March, 2013

12 of the best images from today's 3 Senior Schools Cup rugby finals
# Dirty Dozen
# Dirty Dozen

12 of the best images from today's 3 Senior Schools Cup rugby finals

Mar 18th 2013, 8:13 PM 4,537 Views 0 Comments

The big boys from Leinster, Munster and Ulster were out in force today.

# schools-rugby - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

7 of the best images from the today's schools rugby action
# Different Class
# Different Class

7 of the best images from the today's schools rugby action

Mar 13th 2013, 6:45 PM 3,985 Views 4 Comments

It’s tough at the top.

# schools-rugby - Thursday 7 March, 2013

In pictures: nothing between CBC Cork and Crescent in Munster Senior Cup semi-final
# Different Class
# Different Class

In pictures: nothing between CBC Cork and Crescent in Munster Senior Cup semi-final

Mar 7th 2013, 6:42 PM 2,931 Views 1 Comment

Play it again, lads.

# schools-rugby - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

In pictures: Joy and despair at Donnybrook as St Michael's march on
# Different Class
# Different Class

In pictures: Joy and despair at Donnybrook as St Michael's march on

Feb 26th 2013, 6:38 PM 2,014 Views 2 Comments

Some of the best pictures from the Leinster Junior Cup action.

# schools-rugby - Friday 22 February, 2013

In pictures: Clongowes Wood College vs St. Michael's College
# Different Class
# Different Class

In pictures: Clongowes Wood College vs St. Michael's College

Feb 22nd 2013, 9:47 PM 3,143 Views 1 Comment

Images from today’s Senior Cup Quarter-Final at Donnybrook Stadium.

# schools-rugby - 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 3,148 Views 4 Comments

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

# schools-rugby - Saturday 26 November, 2011

Here's our 11 favourite sports pictures from the past 7 days
# Developing Story
# Developing Story

Here's our 11 favourite sports pictures from the past 7 days

Nov 26th 2011, 7:03 AM 1,918 Views 0 Comments

It was another eventful week in the world of sport. This is how it looked through a lens.

# schools-rugby - Friday 4 November, 2011

Nothing to fear from teen doping tests, says Sports Council
# No Dopes
# No Dopes

Nothing to fear from teen doping tests, says Sports Council

Nov 4th 2011, 4:29 PM 720 Views 2 Comments

The Irish Sports Council and IRFU have announced plans to begin anti-doping tests for schools rugby players in the near future.