Tuesday 20 August 2019

John the Baptist boys best in blitz

Club notes

John the Baptist CS were the winners of the first year blitz at Thomond Park
John the Baptist CS were the winners of the first year blitz at Thomond Park

The Marks & Spencer Emerging Schools Finals Day took place at Thomond Park last month with 16 schools from Clare, Limerick and Tipperary taking part.

The first year 11-a-side competition drew to a close with John the Baptist Community School coming out on top.

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Munster's Tyler Bleyendaal and Arno Botha also stopped by for photos and a Q&A.

The aim of the Emerging Schools Initiative is to engage with students in non-traditional rugby schools and provide them with the opportunity to play and experience rugby.

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