JES TAKE CONNACHT SENIOR CUP FOR SECOND YEAR IN ROW

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oláiste Iognáid 13 Summerhill College 7

The Jes retained the Top Oil Connacht Senior Schools Cup with a dominant display over Summerhill College at the Sportsground on Wednesday 15th.

Gary Keane scored the only try in the first half and a successful penalty and conversion  by  Jes captain Diarmuid Codyre meant the Jes led 10-0 at half-time.

A late penalty by Codyre sealed  the win for the the Jes, with  Summerhill touching down a consolation try making the final score 13 -7.

Coláiste Iognáid Team: Adam Cunningham; Conor Briscoe (Rory O’Flynn ’58), Tomas Forde, Cillian McCabe (Gareth Kenny ’46), David Molloy; Diarmuid Codyre, Eavan Kenny (Ruadhan Durkin ’55); Adam Corbett, Conall Fallon, Gary Keane (Sean Monaghan ’45); Diorai O’Connor (Tomas Power ’55), Aaron Mannion (Cian Parsons ’30); Jake Gallagher (Michael Higgins ’58), Cathal McGuinness (Ciaran Anthony ’54), Hugh Keaveney.

 

http://www.irishtimes.com/sport/rugby/col%C3%A1iste-iogn%C3%A1id-secure-14th-connacht-senior-schools-cup-title-1.3011953

http://galwaybayfm.ie/colaiste-iognaid-win-connacht-schools-senior-cup/

http://www.the42.ie/colaiste-iognaid-13-7-summerhill-report-3289671-Mar2017/

http://connachttribune.ie/jes-boys-comfortably-retain-senior-connacht-schools-title/

 

Video Links to Cup Matches 

Many thanks to TG4’s  Neil Keaveney, editor Kieran Hartigan, video cameraman Dave fenwick and  to James at  inpho.ie who supplied photos of the stills for the Senior video:

Senior Cup Match Video Link  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_CIzBO-SWPA

Junior Cup March Video Link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=43U7clnAVk8