Tuesday 25 July 2017

Walsh to fore for St Mary's

Newpark Comprehensive's run in the Leinster Schools Senior Cup was ended by St Mary's College in the first round at Railway Union yesterday.

All the damage was done in the first half, when St Mary's captain Maurice Walsh scored four tries, in addition to a fifth from No 8 Mark Fallon. Eoin Moriarty, Shane Kearney and Hugh McGovern completed the set of eight touchdowns.

St Mary's College -- D O'Halloran; E Farrell (H McGovern 54), H Norton, M Walsh (capt), E Moriarty; C Hogan (H McDonnell 58), D Fanagan (C Barden 58); G Gallivan (G Hennessy 51), D Drumm (C O'Reilly 54), S Kearney, J Sexton (P Doran 54), L Curram, S Carroll, K Barnwell, M Fallon (A Martin 43).

Newpark Comprehensive -- S Crowe; O Duignan (N White 67), E O'Connor (D Burke 62), F Halpin (F Howley 64), R Clarke; M Halpin, E Thornley (P Collins 67); A Marshall, J Sheehan (R Heffernan h/t), S Reynolds (capt), R Garland, N Sundermann, J Wheatley (B Clarke 62), Z Jungmann, L Hanratty (H Connor h/t).

Ref -- J Carvill (Leinster Branch).

Irish Independent

Promoted articles

Editor's Choice

Also in Sport