Cahill double puts Rockwell out of reach to deny battling Ard Scoil Ris
Published 11/02/2010 | 05:00
Rockwell set up a semi-final date with Castletroy with a hard-earned win over Ard Scoil Ris at Clanwilliam Park.
They went into the lead after 24 minutes with a try from Ross Mullane, which JJ Hanrahan converted. Jamie Gavin reduced the arrears by kicking a penalty as Rockwell led 7-3 at the break.
Luke Cahill put Rockwell further ahead with a try midway through the second half and Hanrahan added the conversion.
Three minutes from the end of normal time, Cahill went in for his second try.
Gavin was unsuccessful with a late penalty attempt for the Limerick school but in the follow-up, Peter McCann got in for a try which went unconverted.
Rockwell -- B O'Rahilly; S Horgan, H McNulty, D McGillicuddy, R Mullane; JJ Hanrahan, T Rafferty; T Doyle, R Moran, C O'Donnell; S Maguire, S McCarthy; S Buckley (capt), J Maher, L Cahill.
Ard Scoil Ris -- M Leonard; M Russell, J McGarry (capt), E Commane, R Collins; J Gavin, A Griffin; E Canny, M Fitzgibbon, R McMahon; S Brinn, P O'Sullivan; J O'Toole, K Walsh, P McCann.
REF -- G English (MAR).