Rugby News – October 2010
Seniors: The Senior team have been back training since 5th July. Their hard work has been paying off with 2 wins from 2 in the league beating Wilson’s Hospital 54-5 and Skerries 22-7. They were defeated by Belvedere 27-5 and won away to St Conleth’s 19-5. They also played St.Fintan’s away in Suttonians and won convincingly. Two members of the squad – Jamie Buckett and John-Oscar Gibbons have represented the school on the Leinster A Schools team in two Interpro games against Munster.
Juniors: The Junior team have been back training from 2nd August with mixed results in the league having lost to Wilson 12-3 and Beating Skerries 33-10. They had a good performance against Belvedere but lost to St.Fintan’s 19-5.
U14’s: 6 of the squad have made to step up to the Junior Cup panel with some try scoring performances. They were narrowly beaten by a very strong St Andrew side. Their numbers are still growing.
U13’s: 44 boys took part in the Rugby Summer Camp. 29 of that 44 now taking part in training and have played 2 matches. Winning all their matches in a series of games against Castleknock College and losing narrowly to St Fintan’s. They will also compete in a Blitz in Clongowes with Clongowes and King’s Hospital on the 6th October.