Aidan Corr

Junior Rugby Recap: Big Limerick wins in Munster Senior Cup

By Aidan Corr / September 21, 2020 /

Shannon, Garryowen and Young Munster will join Highfield in the semi-finals of the Bank of Ireland Munster Senior Cup after today’s games. Garryowen had a comfortable win over Old Crescent in Dooradoyle and Shannon had to battle hard for their victory over UL Bohemian. Semi Finals to be played week ending 5th December and the…

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PREVIEW: A busy weekend for Limerick clubs in Junior Rugby

By Aidan Corr / September 18, 2020 /

THE new rugby season in this region has benefited from strict social distancing rules with every precaution possible taken at all venues over the past two weeks. This week we see a further increase in fixtures with under 20s, Bank of Ireland Munster Senior Cup, Transfield Cup and McInerney Cup games all down for decision.…

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REVIEW: Junior Rugby returns with Munster Junior Cup

By Aidan Corr / September 7, 2020 /

Limerick’s junior rugby season staggered back over the weekend. There was some confusion concerning the fixture list, two clubs could not play for different reasons but nevertheless, a few local sides did return to action after the lengthy Covid 19 lockdown. Richmond got their season underway this Sunday and they advanced to the next round…

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Junior Rugby Fixture Calendar in Disarray

By Aidan Corr / March 17, 2020 /

A combination of one of the worst period of continuous bad weather in living memory followed by the arrival of the Coronavirus has thrown Limerick’s rugby fixture calendar into disarray. The unprecedented situation threatens the completion of competitions at all levels: from schools finals to Heineken European Cup quarter finals and Six Nations fixtures to…

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UL Bohs Women make it 12 from 12 in Energia AIL

By Aidan Corr / March 11, 2020 /

UL Bohemian’s rugby team made it 12 wins from 12 outings in this season’s Energia All-Ireland Women’s League when they ran in a massive score this Tuesday night on the 4G UL pitch against Galwegians. The result was secured by half time with the home side leading 29-0 and the bonus point secured. With the visitors…

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Newcastle look set to miss out on title-Junior Rugby Round Up

By Aidan Corr / March 9, 2020 /

It has been one of the most exciting Munster Junior League division one title races for some years but it now looks almost certain that Kilfeacle and District will be crowned champions. Sunday’s results did not provide any shocks with wins for Newcastle, Thomond, Richmond and league leaders Kilfeacle. The league table now reads Kilfeacle on…

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UL Bohs inch closer to Energia Women’s All-Ireland League title

By Aidan Corr / March 9, 2020 /

SIX points clear with a game in hand, UL Bohemian continue their march towards another Energia Women’s All-Ireland League title. The Limerick side made the long journey north worthwhile on Sunday and put in a sparkling display of rugby with a bonus point 17-46 win over Cooke. It was close enough in the opening half…

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St Munchin’s College Too Strong for Ard Scoil in Junior Cup Semi Final

By Aidan Corr / March 4, 2020 /

Clayton Hotels Munster Junior Cup semi-final: St Munchin’s College 38, Ardscoil Ris 15 IT was close in the opening half but it was St Munchin’s who advanced to the final of this season’s final with an impressive display. They will now meet CBC in the final in Thomond Park in two weeks time after the…

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Aidan Corr’s Junior Rugby Round Up

By Aidan Corr / March 2, 2020 /

WITH cancellations mounting, trying to clear the backlog of fixtures continues to be a problem for the Munster Junior Leagues committee. The fifth storm since last October played havoc once again and a number of games were called off over the week-end. Unplayable pitches resulted in the cancellation of Bank of Ireland Munster Junior Cup…

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Energia Women’s AIL Round Up

By Aidan Corr / March 2, 2020 /

UL Bohemian’s lead in the Energia Women’s AIL has been cut to a single point after second-placed Railway Union’s 62 point victory over Malone at the week-end. Bohs’ home game against Galwegians was called off on Saturday due to the storm and ‘Union’s’ bonus point win now puts pressure on the UL girls to win their…

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