Cup season upon us.

Both the Senior and Junior cup squads are in action this week in the Clayton Hotels Munster Schools Cups. Both teams will play Bandon Grammar School in what is sure to be an exciting double header in Bandon RFC on Thursday. The Juniors Kick off at 1pm, while the Senior game starts at 2:30pm.

Best of luck to both sides.

Past pupil Luke Clohessy is pictured presenting jerseys as part of Inferno SinBin Teen events sponsarship of the Cup Teams.


Girls Rugby Success

Congratulations to our first year girls rugby team who won the Maire Hourigan Memorial Tag Rugby festival at Laurel Hill on Wednesday. They were unbeaten winning all their pool games, semi final and the final against CGL.  All 22 members of the squad who took part should be proud of their achievement. Well done girls.

Rugby players honoured.

Congratulations to Joey Conway and Dylan Reeves-Wasik who were both selected on the Munster Schools Rugby team of the tournament for the Senior Cup. The boys pictured after representing their provinces at under 19 level were selected on the back of excellent performances in the cup. Congratulations lads.

Congratulations to the JCT

Congratulations to the Castletroy College Junior Cup team who Qualified for the Munster Schools Junior Cup quarter final on Friday in UL. Castletroy scraped past a very competitive Bandon side in a tight encounter.

Bruce Mathews tackled by Graham Burke
Bruce Mathews tackled by Graham Burke

The draw for the Quarter finals at both Senior and Junior competitions were made after the game. The Junior side have a tricky encounter with Crescent College to look forward to while the Seniors take on StClements College Next Tuesday in Rosbrien.

Full Draws:

Munster Schools Senior Cup Quarter Final

Castletroy College v St. Clements College
Tues., 2nd February, Rosbrien, ko 2.30pm

Rockwell College v Crescent College Comprehensive
Wed., 3rd February, Clanwilliam Park, ko 2.30pm

Ardscoil Rís v Christian Brothers College
Wed., 3rd February, Garryowen FC, ko 3pm

PBC v Bandon Grammar School
Thurs., 4th February, Irish Independent Park, ko 2.30pm

Munster Schools Junior Cup Quarter Final

Dates and venues to be confirmed for the week of 9th 10th and 11th February 2016.

Glenstal Abbey School v Ardscoil Rís
St. Munchin’s College v Christian Brothers College
Crescent College Comprehensive v Castletroy College
Rockwell College v Presentation Brothers College