Aidan Corr

Aidan Corr’s Munster Junior Cup Rugby Previews

By Aidan Corr / February 28, 2020 /

WITH Galbally, Garryowen, Newcastle West and Abbeyfeale all in Bank of Ireland Munster Junior Cup action and St Mary’s and UL Bohemian involved in the quarter finals of the Plate, it promises to be another exciting weekend of junior rugby action. Most of the spotlight will be on the Junior Cup and all of our…

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WATCH: All The Scores From St Munchin's Dramatic Win Over PBC

By Aidan Corr / February 25, 2020 /

Munster Schools Junior Cup quarter final: St Munchin’s College 10, Presentation Brothers College Cork 5 A DISPLAY of courage, determination and serious effort today saw St Munchin’s qualify to meet Ardscoil Ris in the next round of this competition. They came into the tie still smarting from a 40-0 defeat at the hands of another…

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Junior Rugby Round Up: Newcastle West's Title Bid Set to Come Up Just Short

By Aidan Corr / February 24, 2020 /

NEWCASTLE West’s brave bid for that elusive Munster Junior League division one title looks set to come up short once again with Kilfeacle and District showing no signs of slipping up in an exciting run-in. The Tipperary side’s bonus point win this week-end away to Skibbereen leaves them with just two more games to play…

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Griggs Finalises Squad for England Showdown

By Aidan Corr / February 18, 2020 /

THEY are top of the Energia Women’s AIL so there is an argument that there should be more than the three UL Bohemian players selected on the 24-member Ireland Women’s squad for the game against England at the week-end. The lucky trio are Ciara Griffin, Eimear Considine and Nicole Cronin and all of these should…

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Aidan Corr's Junior Rugby Wrap Up

By Aidan Corr / February 17, 2020 /

IT was a case of ‘all hands on deck’ over the week-end with clubs and organisers scrambling to find playable pitches for a full Munster Junior League fixture list. The Munster Branch stepped in and made Irish Independent Park available on Saturday and the Clonakilty v Richmond and Newcastle West v St Senan’s games were…

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Railway Union Close Gap As UL Bohs Trip To Belfast Postponed

By Aidan Corr / February 16, 2020 /

Energia Women’s All-Ireland League Results for Saturday, 15th February, 2020. UL Bohemian women’s team were on their way to Belfast today when they discovered that their game against Cooke was cancelled due to the weather conditions. Their closest rivals in the league, Railway Union, moved within two points of the Limerick side thanks to their…

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St Mary's secure safety but promotion looks a bridge too far

By Aidan Corr / February 12, 2020 /

THE good news for St Mary’s RFC is that they are assured of division two rugby next season in the Munster Junior League. They are currently in sixth position in the table with nine games played but their chance of snatching a top four place looks like being a bridge too far. The Saints started…

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Mixed Results for Limerick sides in Munster Junior Cup

By Aidan Corr / February 3, 2020 /

TYPICAL of the early rounds of the Munster Junior Cup, this Sunday’s third stage had its mix of predictable victories, close encounters and shock results. Out go Young Munster, Thomond, Richmond, Bruff, Old Crescent and Shannon while there were victories for Garryowen, Galbally and Newcastle West. Abbeyfeale got a walk-over from Waterpark and in the…

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Aidan Corr's Junior Rugby Wrap

By Aidan Corr / January 31, 2020 /

LAST week-end may have been a busy one but this coming Sunday will see eleven Limerick clubs involved in junior rugby action. The Bank of  Ireland Munster Junior Cup is always sure to draw local attention and with Abbeyfeale, Bruff, Garryowen, Richmond, Young Munster, Newcastle West, Thomond, Old Crescent, Shannon, Galbally and UL Bohemian all…

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Willie Staunton Leads Kilfeacle to Cup Glory

By Aidan Corr / January 28, 2020 /

TIPPERARY junior club Kilfeacle and District RFC can justifiably celebrate after their victory on Sunday over Dromore in the final of the Energia All-Ireland Junior Cup. It was also a good day for Bruff and Old Crescent in the Munster Junior Cup as well as Abbeyfeale and Galbally who recorded MJL1 wins. Kilfeacle’s win will…

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