Saturday 21 April 2018

Irish Independent Park primed for schools action

Action from the Glenstal v Crescent First round Schools Junior Cup game
Action from the Glenstal v Crescent First round Schools Junior Cup game

Following this week's successful Schools Senior Cup double bill, Thomond Park will host a SEAT Schools Junior Cup double-header on Wednesday, February 25.

Crescent College face Rockwell (ko 2.30) before St Munchin's take on Castletroy College in the Limerick venue at 4.0 in what promises to be a thrilling day of rugby in Limerick.

The newly-developed Irish Independent Park hosts the clash between CBC and Ardscoil Rís on Tuesday, February 24 at 2.30.

The quarter-finals conclude on Thursday, February 26 at the Mardyke in Cork with PBC hosting Glenstal Abbey.

There will be an open draw following the quarter-final ties to decide the semi-final pairings.

There were wins for CBC, PBC, St Munchin's and Crescent College in the opening round of the SEAT Schools Junior Cup last week, with the four winners given home quarter-finals.

SEAT Schools Junior Cup quarter-final fixtures

Tuesday, February 24: CBC v Ardscoil Rís, Irish Independent Park, 2.30;

Wednesday, February 25: Crescent College v Rockwell, Thomond Park, 2:30; St Munchin's College v Castletroy College, Thomond Park, 4.00

Thursday, February 26: PBC v Glenstal Abbey, The Mardyke, 4.00

Irish Independent

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