Dublin Schools Junior ‘B’ Football Championship Final: St Mac Dara’s CC V Terenure College – The Evening Herald – February 16 2017

DUBLIN JF ‘B’ FINAL

Mac Dara’s edge out neighbours

Daire Walsh

A SECOND-HALF goal from Nathan Dunne was the difference at Abbotstown on Tuesday, when St Mac Dara’s CC narrowly defeated Terenure College in a tense Dublin Schools’ Junior ‘B’ Football final.

As close neighbours in the south Dublin area, both sets of players are extremely familiar with each other – and it was no surprise that there was little to separate them throughout the course of the action.

‘Nure did have a strong breeze at their disposal in the opening period, but thanks to a brace of points from Dylan Ryan, Mac Dara’s developed an early cushion.

However, their opponents soon settled into the contest, and courtesy of fine scores by Seamus Noone and Ciaran O’Reilly, ‘Nure brought a 0-5 to 0-3 lead into the second half.

Indeed, another Noone point helped ‘Nure to extend their lead after the break, before Mac Dara’s reduced their deficit with back-to-back scores from Ryan and Alan Connolly.

Excellent approach play from Simon Murphy and Shane Lalor provided the platform for Dunne to find the back of the ‘Nure 12 minutes from time, and despite coming under pressure in the latter stages of the contest, Mac Dara’s ultimately claimed the silverware – and will progress to a Leinster semi-final.

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Dublin Schools Senior ‘C’ Football Championship Final: St Joseph’s, Rush V Terenure College – The Evening Herald – February 16 2017

DUBLIN SEN ‘C’ FOOTBALL FINAL: ST JOSEPHS RUSH 1-12 TERENURE COLLEGE 3-5

Daire Walsh

AFTER surviving a late onslaught from Terenure College at Tom Russell Park last Friday afternoon, St Joseph’s Secondary School, Rush secured the Dublin Schools’ Senior ‘C’ Football Championship title with just a point to spare.

Joseph’s had booked their place in this decider with an impressive eight-point success (5-5 to 1-9) over Colaiste Cois Life at the end of January, and ‘Nure were also emphatic in their semi-final triumph against Drimnagh Castle CBS.

However, they found themselves staring into an early six-point deficit against Joseph’s – as a Kevin O’Connor goal for the northside school was supplemented by some fine points from Cian Savage and Ciaran Archer.

They continued to cause problems for their opponents as the play developed, but thanks to quick-fire goals from ‘Nure midway through the half, only three points separated the teams during the interval (1-7 to 2-1). This kept Joseph’s on red alert upon the resumption, but they quickly restored order with a series of eye-catching scores.

The impressive Savage was the scorer-in-chief for Joseph’s on the day with a grand total of 0-5, but they also had strong contributions from half-back Archer (0-4) and Ryan O’Shea.

A resilient ‘Nure set-up a grandstand finale with a third goal in the closing stages, but with Archer and Jack Hussey leading by example, Joseph’s ultimately recorded a one-point victory – and will now compete in the Leinster grade as a result.

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School Sports Star Of The Week: Aoife Whelan (Castleknock CC) – The Evening Herald – February 16 2017

STAR OF THE WEEK: Aoife Whelan (Castleknock CC)

IT was a day remember for Castleknock CC in Gorey last Saturday, as they booked their place in the All-Ireland Senior ‘C’ Camogie final with victory over Presentation Wexford.

There were a number of fine performances on the day, and skipper Aoife Whelan was highly influential for Castleknock.

She posed a constant threat to the Slaneyside defence in a close-fought encounter, and thanks to her strong leadership qualities (both on and off the field), Whelan is a worthy winner of this weekly award.

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All-Ireland Post-Primary Schools Senior ‘C’ Camogie Championship Semi-Final: Castleknock CC V Presentation Wexford – The Evening Herald – February 16 2017

CAMOGIE: ALL-IRELAND POST-PRIMARY SCHOOLS SENIOR ‘C’ SEMI-FINAL

Castleknock book place in All-Ireland showdown

Daire Walsh

FOLLOWING their narrow triumph over Presentation Wexford in Gorey last Saturday, Castleknock CC will contest the All-Ireland Schools Senior ‘C’ Camogie Championship decider.

It was a tight affair throughout at the Slaneyside venue, but with Aisling Andrews and Ellen Bolger to the fore, Margaret Shortall’s side claimed a 2-8 to 1-8 win. Castleknock had progressed to this stage as a result of their comprehensive Dublin Senior ‘B’ success against St Mac Dara’s CC last month, when Aoife Whelan and Eimear Griffin produced star performances for the victors.

A first-half goal from Bolger was a major tonic for Castleknock in this penultimate round clash, but they found themselves trailing 0-7 to 1-2 at the midway stage. Yet, with Andrews in fine form, it turned the tie around after the restart.

She finished with an impressive tally of 0-5, while the elusive Bolger added a second goal. Points by Ciara Golden and Whelan were also crucial in determining the outcome, and Castleknock can now look forward to their upcoming final against St Patrick’s, Keady of Armagh with a great deal of confidence.

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Dublin Schools Senior Hurling ‘A’ Championship Final: Colaiste Eoin V Ardscoil Ris – The Evening Herald – February 16 2017

DUBLIN SHC ‘A’ FINAL: COLAISTE EOIN 3-8 ARDSCOIL RIS 1-10

EOIN SECURE ‘A’ TITLE

Goals helps gaelscoil to overcome talented defending champions Ardscoil Ris

A FIRST-HALF goal blitz from Colaiste Eoin was crucial at Abbotstown last Thursday afternoon, as the gaelscoil secured the Dublin Schools Senior ‘A’ Hurling Championship at the expense of previous winners Ardscoil Ris.

Their Griffith Avenue opponents were hoping to claim their third consecutive title at this grade, but even though 2016 Dublin minor Sean Currie finished with an impressive tally of 1-8 for Ardscoil, Aodan de Paor’s charges ultimately came out on top.

The two schools had met in the Junior ‘A’ decider back in October, when Ardscoil secured a narrow win over Booterstown outfit.

Fionn Ó Ceallaigh opened the scoring for Eoin in this encounter, but corner-forward John Walsh responded for their northside counterparts.

Ardscoil suffered a set-back in the form of a sixth-minute scrambled goal by Eoin’s Tomás Mac Eochaidh, but they reduced the gap to a minimum with a brace of successful Currie frees. However, a point from Eoin midfielder Dara de Poire was swiftly followed by a superb Eoghan Mac Giolla Phádraig goal, before Currie and Diarmuid Ó Floinn traded scores just beyond the first-quarter mark.

Eoin subsequently increased their lead when Mac Eochaidh fired beyond the reach of Shane O’Leary, but Ardscoil received a lifeline in the 20th-minute. Currie brilliantly dispatched a penalty to the Eoin net, but despite adding to his haul with a point from play, scores by de Poire and Mac Eochaidh ensured they were trailing 3-5 to 1-5 at the break.

Upon the resumption, the play became quite scrappy, but Ardscoil managed to narrow their gap with another 0-2 salvo by the reliable Currie.

Eoin were struggling to make the same kind of attacking impact as they had before the interval, but thanks to strong defensive displays by Marc Ó Treasaigh (who was keeping tabs on Currie) and Rory Ó Gallachoir, they were largely keeping the Ardscoil attack at bay.

A second point by Walsh (who also featured in Dublin’s successful Leinster minor odyssey last year) cut the deficit to three with 13 minutes remaining, but Eoin ended a barren spell in front of the posts with a single from substitute Séamus Ó Fiachna.

Indeed, a close-in free by Mac Eochaidh offered further breathing space to the southsiders, and although Currie kept Ardscoil in touch, a de Poire ’65’ helped Colaiste Eoin to close out the game effectively.

SCORERS – Colaiste Eoin: T Mac Eochaidh 2-2 (0-2f), E Mac Giolla Phádraig 1-0, D de Poire 0-3 (1f, 1 ’65’), D Ó Floinn, F Ó Ceallaigh, S Ó Fiachna 0-1 each. Ardscoil Ris: S Currie 1-8 (1-0 pen, 0-7f), J Walsh 0-2.

COLAISTE EOIN: E Mac Giobúin; C Mac Dáibhéid, M Ó Treasaigh, R Ó Gallachoir; C Ó Sé, P Ó Broin, O Ó Siochrú; D de Poire, J Ó hAirtnéada; S Ó Cinnseallaigh, D Ó Floinn, E Mac Giolla Phádraig; F Ó Drisceoil, F Ó Ceallaigh, T Mac Eochaidh . Subs: C Ó Catháin for Ó Broin (28), S Ó Fiachna for Ó Cinnseallaigh (h-t), P Puirséil for Ó Ceallaigh (57), D Ó Dúgáin for Mac Eochaidh (60).

ARDSCOIL RIS: S O’Leary; A Gilroy, L Stacey, D Keogh; M Murphy, D Levins, J Higgins; B McHugh, R O’Sullivan; T O’Flaherty, E O’Neill, M Sweeney; S Lambe, S Currie J Walsh. Sub: T Keogh for Gilroy (59).

Referee: L O’Connell (Croi Ro Naofa).

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Leinster Schools Senior Cup Quarter-Final: Gonzaga College V Cistercian College Roscrea – The Irish Examiner – February 16 2017

Gonzaga strike early and often as Roscrea left stunned in Leinster Senior Cup

Gonzaga strike early and often as Roscrea left stunned in Leinster Senior Cup

Gonzaga College 41
Cistercian College Roscrea 24

Cistercian College, Roscrea, were left stunned at Donnybrook yesterday as an outstanding performance from Gonzaga College brought the Tipperary school’s Leinster Schools Senior Cup campaign to an end at the quarter-final stage.

Roscrea fell behind after just two minutes as Gonzaga lock Eoin Buggy finished off a powerful maul on the right-flank. This was followed by a second try from David Lynch four minutes later.

Pieter Swanepoel’s side were shell-shocked by these early scores, but they eventually opened their account with a five-pointer from Neal Moylett. Although they conceded a second score to Buggy, Roscrea incredibly brought a 19-17 lead into the interval as Philip O’Shea and Michael Milne secured tries at the end of excellent team moves.

Roscrea couldn’t push on after the resumption, and Gonzaga moved back into the ascendancy when a sweeping 44th-minute attack ended with winger Sean Galvin touching down. Gonzaga extended their cushion with a seven-point salvo from out-half Michael O’Kennedy, and, after James Kenny dotted down from a quick tap and go, Roscrea were facing into a seemingly insurmountable 36-19 deficit.

A well-worked Ryan Lomas five-pointer gave last year’s finalists a much-needed injection, but inside centre Eoin Barr’s final-minute try completed the scoring for Gonzaga — they will now face Blackrock College in an eagerly awaited semi-final.

Scorers for Gonzaga College:

M O’Kennedy try, 3 cons, E Buggy 2 tries, D Lynch, S Galvin, J Kenny, E Barr try each.

Scorers for Cistercian College Roscrea:

T Bird try, 2 cons, N Moylett, P O’Shea, M Milne try each.

CISTERCIAN COLLEGE ROSCREA:

T Bird; B Hyland, P O’Shea, A Donavan, P Keane; C Kelly, L Crowley; R Lomas, T Byrne, M Milne; D Maher, N Moylett; C Walsh, R Enraght-Moony, J Brandon.

Replacements:

J Matthews for Crowley (44), E Browne for Keane (46), J Cahir for Byrne, J Canning for Maher (both 49), J Culleton for Donavan (51), J Corcoran for Walsh (55), L Rigney for Brandon (61).

GONZAGA COLLEGE:

D Lynch; S Galvin, B O’Donnell, E Barr, H Twomey; M O’Kennedy, J Kenny; M Gleeson, C Gleeson, S Clear; E Buggy, R Kidney; I O’Grady, M Keegan, E Barron.

Replacements:

M Meagher for Gleeson (41), E Allen for Twomey (63), J Veale for Keegan (65).

Referee:

B Cuttriss (LRR).

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Leinster Schools Senior Cup Quarter-Final: Clongowes Wood College V St Mary’s College – The Irish Examiner – February 15 2017

O’Shea top of the class as St Mary’s taught a lesson

Leinster Schools Senior Cup

Daire Walsh

Donnybrook

Clongowes Wood College 24

St Mary’s College 14

Ben O’Shea finished with an impressive tally of 14 points at Donnybrook yesterday, when eight-time champions Clongowes Wood College defeated St Mary’s College in a Leinster Schools’ Senior Cup quarter-final.

Clongowes narrowly avoided a shock exit to St Fintan’s HS, Sutton in the opening round, but they played with a new lease of life in this last-eight encounter. Just eight minutes into the action, they developed a strong maul inside the Mary’s ’22’, and flanker David Jeffares eventually drove over for a deadlock-breaking try.

This score was followed by a clinical O’Shea conversion, and Clongowes subsequently doubled their advantage in the 26th-minute. Strong carries by Matthew Martin and McCrohan brought the Clane school back into the opposition half, and after finishing off a fine attacking move on the left flank, O’Shea also added the bonuses to give his a side a 14-0 interval lead.

Clongowes increased the gap seven minutes into the second period, when the outstanding Martin squeezed over the opposition line, before Mary’s forced their way into the reckoning. Centre Myles Carey discovered a gap in the Clongowes defence to break over for a converted score, and this was supplemented by another try from full-back Eamonn Byrne at the end of the third quarter.

This set-up a nerve-wracking conclusion, but after holding firm under intense pressure from the south Dubliners, Clongowes finally sealed their win with a 67th-minute O’Shea penalty.

Scorers for Clongowes Wood College: B O’Shea try, pen, 3 cons, D Jeffares, M Martin try each.

Scorers for St Mary’s College: M Carey, E Byrne try each, R Shields 2 cons.

CLONGOWES WOOD COLLEGE: J Gilheany, R Lemess, T O’Brien, B O’Shea, J Maher; T Monaghan, J Murphy; J Timmins, D Sheehan, A Odlum; S Phelan, M Martin; D Jeffares, A Ryan, S McCrohan.

Replacements: P Celebi for Phelan (51), J Carroll for O’Brien, T Coghlan for Jeffares (both 52), C Kennelly for Maher (70).

ST MARY’S COLLEGE: E Byrne; H Conway, C Kennedy, M Carey, R Shields; T Murray, D McDonagh; N McEniff, R Bergin, J Coolican; C McElearney, L Corcoran; S Heeran, H McSweeney, R Watters.

Replacements: A Dix for Conway (h-t), I Wickham for Corcoran, N Hurley for Heeran, A McEvoy for McDonagh (all 43), C O’Meara for Coolican (46), B MacMahon for Shields (67),

Referee: C Hogan (LRR).

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Post-Match Reaction: Leinster Schools Junior Cup Quarter-Final – Newbridge College Coach Dave Brew – The Kildare Nationalist – February 14 2017

POST-MATCH REACTION: LEINSTER SCHOOLS JUNIOR CUP – NEWBRIDGE COLLEGE COACH DAVE BREW

Brew hails defensive shut out

By Daire Walsh

Following their impressive 21-0 win over St Mary’s College in the Leinster Schools Junior Cup last Friday, Newbridge College coach Dave Brew hailed the defensive performance of his side.

Donal Conroy, John Shanahan and Cormac King five-pointers ultimately helped Newbridge to create an insurmountable lead, but Brew was eager to highlight their efforts without the ball in the opening 30 minutes.

“I think when our discipline held, and we weren’t giving away penalties, I thought we defended excellently.

“The point I was making at half-time was we barely had the ball in the first-half, and they were nil,” Brew remarked afterwards.

“For me 0-0 would have been a lot fairer than 7-0 to us, but it was take a lot of credit out of the fact that we defended extremely well for that first-half, when you think of maybe 20 of the 30 minutes was played in our ’22’. Delighted with how our defence held.”

Mary’s were not out of the reckoning when the second-half started, but a second Newbridge try from John Shanahan effectively put paid to their chances of success. Brew acknowledged this was a vital score for his team, and explained how they brought their backline into play for this clinical attacking move.

“We got reset at half-time, new focus, and decided what we were going to do. Maybe take a few phases up front and release our backline, which we thought were going to do quite well. We ran excellent play, got away and supported it extremely well to finish that score. I think that really kind of put us on the front-foot then for the rest of the game.

It speaks volumes for Newbridge’s display on the day that they managed to secure a defensive shut-out, and Brew believes it was important for them to remain resolute when Mary’s threatened to break over from a final minute phase.

“It’s great to see that kind of spirit, that nil is a very important thing for us to do to an opposition. We talk about it an awful lot, that no matter what stage of a game, if you’re 50-0 up or 50-0 down, you don’t want to concede again.

“It was great to see that the boys put the pressure on themselves that there was no way they were letting that try in. I thought our winger made a magnificent last-ditch tackle. He came from his own wing. He must have made 50 metres, and got a guy into touch at just the right moment. That was very pleasing to see.”

Brew and a number of the Newbridge faithful attended the Junior Cup quarter-final draw after the game, which was conducted by Leinster duo Jack Conan and Luke McGrath. Newbridge were paired with Wesley College of Ballinteer in the last-eight, and while Brew feels you have to respect whatever opponent you face, he was still relieved to avoid competition favourites St Michael’s College.

“Everyone has won a first round match, so you’ll be treating every team [the same]. It’s a quarter-final, they’ve got as good a shot as you do to get the semis. In saying that, there was four names left in the hat, and obviously the red-hot favourites are in there as well in Michael’s.

“To be honest, happy to avoid them at this stage. Definitely not afraid of them.

“We’ve played them before, and we’re certainly able for the challenge.

“I just think at this stage at the competition, it’s good to let someone else soften them up a little for us first,” Brew added.

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Leinster Schools Junior Cup First Round: Newbridge College V St Mary’s College – The Kildare Nationalist – February 14 2017

RUGBY: LEINSTER SCHOOLS JUNIOR CUP FIRST ROUND

Newbridge blitz St Mary’s to book last eight spot

NEWBRIDGE COLLEGE 21

ST MARY’S COLLEGE 0

By Daire Walsh

FOLLOWING their magnificent victory over St Mary’s College at Donnybrook Stadium last Friday afternoon, Newbridge College will contest the quarter-final stage of the Leinster Schools Junior Cup for a second consecutive season.

Tries from Donal Conroy, John Shanahan and Cormac King helped a determined Newbridge to blitz their south Dublin opponents, and they will now embark on their last-eight meeting against Wesley College with a great deal of confidence.

The Newbridge seniors had been defeated by Mary’s in the first round of their cup competition nine days earlier, and motivation was certainly a significant factor for both teams heading into this tie. In a similar vein to that encounter, the opening score played a crucial part in the way this game panned out, and it was garnered in somewhat unusual circumstances.

Mary’s inside centre Barra O’Loughlin stepped up to the kicking tee in the fourth-minute, but although his effort was well-struck, it rebounded off the post. After an initial scrap for possession, Donal Conroy emerged with the ball, and raced away to score an incredible five-pointer underneath the opposition posts.

This was a major tonic for a Newbridge side that were crowned Leinster Junior League champions only a matter of weeks ago, and Sam Cahill’s subsequent conversion helped them to create early daylight over the Rathmines outfit.

The Newbridge confidence levels were understandably boosted as a result, but they suffered a set-back on 13 minutes, when flanker Conor McGroary was sent to the sin-bin. Mary’s opted for touch from a penalty that followed this indiscretion, but even though winger Damir O’Grady made a powerful drive towards the whitewash, he was ultimately held up just shy of the line.

Impressive Newbridge defensive work turned over Mary’s on a number of occasions, but they were coming under increased pressure as the half wore on. Yet, despite also losing prop Christopher Hart to a yellow-card, a resilient Newbridge held out to bring a 7-0 cushion into the second period.

Mary’s were still well in contention when the action resumed, but a buoyant Newbridge soon left them with a mountain to climb. After breaking at pace deep inside their own half, fly-half Cahill released ‘Bridge skipper John Shanahan – who cut inside brilliantly from the right-flank to claim a second try for the 2012 champions.

Cahill increased the Newbridge advantage with another successful bonus kick, but despite having some leeway on the scoreboard, they were eager to push on during the third-quarter. Full-back James Gaire almost got on the end of an enterprising cross-field pass, but when the ball broke for Cormac King in the 44th-minute, the scrum-half dotted down for his side’s third converted effort of the day.

Moving into the final 15 minutes of the play, Newbridge had created an unassailable lead over Mary’s – whose failure to execute promising opportunities was coming back to the haunt them. Their openside, John Luc Carvill, attempted to break through a gap nine minutes from time, only to find a sea of Newbridge bodies blocking his path towards the line.

The sizeable gap enabled Newbridge to unload their replacements bench in the closing moments, and all 23 players in the matchday squad were given their chance to impress. Mary’s replacement Robert O’Connell looked set to register a consolation try on the stroke of 60 minutes, but the desire and work ethic of Newbridge ultimately forced him into touch.

This encapsulated the spirit of their performance on the day, and they will be hoping to carry this form into their upcoming game against Wesley.

NEWBRIDGE COLLEGE: James Gaire; David Marshall, Donal Conroy, John Shanahan, Daniel Silke Fetherston; Sam Cahill, Cormac King; Christopher Hart, Geoff McNelis, Peter Leavy; Mark Dennis, Patrick O’Flaherty; Conor McGroary, Donough Lawlor, Jack O’Connell.

Replacements: Conor Ennis for O’Connell (21), Jack Sargent for Ennis (29), Ennis for Hart (32), Harry Jago Byrne for McGroary, Marcus Kiely for Shanahan (both 47), Shane Fata for Marshall, Tiarnan McKnight for McNelis (both 55), Gavin Nolan Begley for Dennis, Josh Murphy for Gaire (both 57).

ST MARY’S COLLEGE: James Tynan; Damir O’Grady, Robert Nolan, Barra O’Loughlin, Gregory Monaghan; Jack Lundy, Seanan Devereux; Leon Wachuku, Adam Mulvihill, Darragh Nulty; Daniel Leane, Matthew Laughton; Adam McEvoy, John Luc Carvill, Adam Sloan.

Replacements: Colum Dillon for Nulty (36), Matthew Gallagher for Leane (43), Peter O’Leary for Devereux, Max Svejdar for Monaghan (both 55), Rory Gilbourne for Mulvihill, Paddy Conheady for Sloan (both 57), David O’Brien for McEvoy, Robert O’Connell for O’Grady (both 59).

Referee: Ian Thompson (Leinster Rugby Referees).

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Leinster Schools Senior Cup Quarter-Final: Blackrock College V Terenure College – The Irish Examiner – February 14 2017

Emphatic win for rampaging ‘Rock

Blackrock College 27

Terenure College 7

Leinster Schools Senior Cup quarter-final

Daire Walsh

Donnybrook

Blackrock College advanced to a Leinster Schools Senior Cup semi-final of the Leinster Schools Senior Cup after a 20-point win over Terenure College at Donnybrook yesterday.

The winners opened the scoring after six minutes – Tom Maher sprinting over the whitewash after he was picked out on the right-flank by Peter O’Reilly who later landed the conversion. Following excellent approach work from full-back Tom Roche, Maher dotted down for his second try on 20 minutes but O’Reilly was unable to add the extras.

Terenure eventually found their feet in the lead-up to the interval. Excellent build-up play from out-half Mark Fabian and Adam La Grue paved the way for Zac Vaughan to touch down. Fabian converted to leave just five points (12-7) between the teams at the break.

However, Blackrock restored their 12-point advantage four minutes after the restart. Scrum-half Patrick Patterson grounded after spotting a gap to the left the posts, and when O’Reilly added a penalty in the 59th-minute, the outcome was placed beyond any doubt. Replacement Mark Phelan completed the scoring with a simple finish from the final attack of the tie, as Justin Vanstone’s charges progressed in emphatic style.

Scorers for Blackrock College: T Maher 2 tries, P Patterson M Phelan try each, P O’Reilly 1 pen, 2 cons.

Scorers for Terenure College: Z Vaughan try, M Fabian con.

BLACKROCK COLLEGE: T Roche; T Maher, J Moriarty, R Deegan, D Heavey; P O’Reilly, P Patterson; G Coyne, S McLoughlin, T Clarkson; A Murphy, C Ryan; J Fairley, A Francis, C Reilly.

Replacements: G Jones for Deegan (19), S Molony for McLoughlin, M McGagh for Fairley (both 54), M Carroll for Ryan (55), C Delaney for Coyne, A Savage for Clarkson (both 66), R Fahy for Patterson, M Phelan for Maher (both 68).

TERENURE COLLEGE: S Dardis; L Murnaghan, A La Grue, D Henry-Hayes, Z Vaughan; M Fabian, M Eaton; A Tuite, H O’Neill, J Kerins; J Quirke, A Melia; J Cadell, J Cooke, J O’Hare.

Replacements: B O’Hara for Kerins (44), G Morgan for Eaton (59), J Boland for O’Neill, R McInnes for Murnaghan (both 69).

Referee: B McNiece (LRR).

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