Category Archives: Schools Rugby

Leinster Schools Senior League Division 1A Semi-Final: Newbridge College V Gonzaga College – The Kildare Nationalist – November 4 2018

SCHOOLS RUGBY: LEINSTER SENIOR LEAGUE DIVISION 1A SEMI-FINAL Newbridge College suffer cruel defeat NEWBRIDGE COLLEGE……………………………22 GONZAGA COLLEGE……………………………….24 By Daire Walsh NEWBRIDGE College endured heartbreak at Energia Park last Tuesday afternoon in the Leinster Senior League Division 1A semi-final – losing … Continue reading

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2018 School Sports Award Piece: The Evening Herald – May 10 2018

CHRISTINA STAR OF HERALD SHOW Loreto Foxrock ace takes top gong as young sports aces honoured at Aviva Daire Walsh IT proved to be another wonderful occasion yesterday at the Aviva Stadium, where The Herald paid tribute to the country’s … Continue reading

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Leinster Schools Junior Cup Final: Blackrock College V St Mary’s College – The Irish Examiner – March 22 2018

Powerful Blackrock claim 51st junior cup Leinster Schools Junior Cup final Blackrock College 24 St Mary’s College 14 Daire Walsh Donnybrook Blackrock College became the Leinster Schools Junior Cup champions for the 51st time with an emphatic display against St … Continue reading

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Leinster Schools Senior Cup Final Preview: Belvedere College V Blackrock College – The Irish Examiner – March 17 2018

Belvo must overcome Rock again for hat-trick Leinster Schools’ Senior Cup final Daire Walsh Defending champions Belvedere College will be aiming to make their own piece of history in the Leinster Schools Senior Cup final at the RDS tomorrow afternoon … Continue reading

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Leinster Schools Junior Cup Semi-Final: Blackrock College V Castleknock College – The Irish Independent – March 16 2018

O’Reilly and Walsh put ‘rock on road to final Leinster Schools Junior Cup: Blackrock College 15 Castleknock College 5 Blackrock reached the final of the Leinster Schools Junior Cup with a commanding victory at Donnybrook. Tries in each half by … Continue reading

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Leinster Schools Junior Cup Semi-Final: Blackrock College V Castleknock College – The Irish Examiner – March 16 2018

Blackrock march on to Leinster schools final Leinster Schools Junior Cup semi-final Blackrock College 15 Castleknock College 5 Daire Walsh Donnybrook Blackrock College will face St Mary’s College in the Leinster Schools Junior Cup decider. They defeated Castleknock College in … Continue reading

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Leinster Schools Junior Cup Semi-Final: Blackrock College V Castleknock College – Leinsterrugby.ie – March 15 2018

BLACKROCK COLLEGE THROUGH TO THE JUNIOR CUP FINAL Blackrock College will face St Mary’s College in the Leinster Schools Junior Cup decider after they defeated Castleknock College in a compelling semi-final encounter at Donnybrook today. Tries in each half by … Continue reading

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Post-Match Reaction: Anne McInerney Cup Final (Senior Development) – Patrician Newbridge Coach Andy Burke – The Kildare Nationalist – March 13 2018

POST-MATCH REACTION: PATRICIAN NEWBRIDGE COACH ANDY BURKE Burke proud of his players By Daire Walsh PATRICIAN Newbridge coach Andy Burke heaped praise on St Mel’s College, Longford after they defeated the south Kildare School in the Anne McInerney Cup (Senior … Continue reading

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Anne McInerney Cup Final (Senior Development): St Mel’s College V Patrician Newbridge – The Kildare Nationalist – March 13 2018

SCHOOLS RUGBY: ANNE MCINERNEY CUP FINAL (SENIOR DEVELOPMENT) Patrician just come up short in Donnybrook ST MEL’S COLLEGE 20 PATRICIAN NEWBRIDGE 12 By Daire Walsh DESPITE giving it their all at Donnybrook Stadium last Thursday afternoon (March 8), Patrician Newbridge … Continue reading

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Leinster Schools Junior Cup Semi-Final: St Mary’s College V Belvedere College – The Irish Examiner – March 14 2018

St Mary’s end 21-year wait for Junior Cup final St Mary’s College 10 Belvedere College 7 Leinster Schools Junior Cup semi-final Daire Walsh Donnybrook Second-half tries from Adam Sloan and Andrew Gibbons at Donnybrook yesterday helped St Mary’s College to … Continue reading

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