Rugby: Leinster Schools

Newbridge College crash out of Senior Cup

Rugby: Leinster Schools Senior Cup

Newbridge College crash out of Senior Cup

Disappointment for Newbridge College in Senior Cup

Newbridge College crashed out of the Leinster Schools Senior Cup, first round, on Wednesday, going under to St Mary’s College 24-7.

On a greasy pitch handing errors were plentiful as both sides attempted to run the ball.

Hugo Conway crossed the line for Mary’s, converted by Ruairi Shields to make it 7-0 on 30 minutes.

St Mary’s ran in two more tries before Newbridge finally got a score on the board when Kevin Fyne crossed for a try, converted by Luke Maloney.

Final score St Mary’s College 24 Newbridge College 7.

Newbridge College: T Connolly; J Deane K Fitzgerald D Ryan K Kyne; B Caulfield L Maloney; B Howlett; R Wynne cpt., N Stapleton;T Hovenden-Kelly D Morrissey; C Prendergast H O’Neill R Ryan. Subs: E Dowling for Ryan; L Kelly for Howlett; P O’Brien for Caulfield; E Conroy for Deane; C Murphy for Connolly; J Peacock for Wynne; D Doyle for Stapleton; O Halpin for Prendergast.