The Leinster Schools (Under-18) team defeated their Connacht counterparts 15-0 in Dubarry Park on Wednesday afternoon…

Full-back Ross Jones slotted home a first half penalty to give the visitors a 3-0 half-time lead before Castleknock College prop Peter Reilly scored two second half tries – on 46 and 61 minutes – with Jones converting after a superb backline move, to give the Under-18’s a deserved 15-0 victory.

*The Leinster Schools (Under-18) face Ulster next Wednesday, September 30th in Malone RFC (KO: 1pm)


15: Ross Jones (Castleknock College), 14: Mark Roche (Blackrock College), 13: Stephen Macauley (Clongowes Wood College SJ), 12. James Kearnes (CBC Monkstown), 11: Sam Coghlan Murray (Newbridge College), 10: Cathal Marsh (St. Michael’s College) / Peter Lydon (Kilkenny College), 61, 9. Marcus Walsh (Blackrock College); 1: Des Merrey (The King’s Hospital) / Jake Cawley (St. Andrew’s College), 46, 2: David Hogan (Blackrock College) / Tom Austin (Castleknock College), 36, 3: Peter Reilly (Castleknock College) 4: Liam Curran (St. Mary’s College) CAPTAIN, 5. Jack Conan (St. Gerard’s School), 6: Michael Oyuga (Belvedere College SJ) / Brian Moylett (Cistercian College Roscrea), 43, 7: Brian du Toit (The King’s Hospital), 8: Adam Clarkin (Terenure College)

REPLACEMENTS NOT USED: Cormac Maguire (Blackrock College), Ian Burke (De la Salle Churchtown), Conor Finn (Cistercian College Roscrea)