Schools Rugby Update
The Schools cup competitions continue for our local secondary schools with all getting some very notable results.
The Convent of Mercy Roscommon Juniors Girls have qualified for the Connacht Schools Junior Final in the Sportsground in early March, while their Senior Girls Team have to play MSM Claremorris in their Semi Final in the coming weeks.
Colaiste Mhuire Ballygar Junior Girls just fell at the semi final hurdle when losing to a Strong MSM Claremorris Junior side who have now qualified to play the Convent of Mercy Roscommon in the Semi Final.
The Boys Junior side from Ballygar also enjoyed a victory last week in the Junior C competition and are out again this week as they try to qualify for the the Connacht Semi Finals.
The CBS Roscommon Junior side lost to St. Joseph’s Patrician College (The Bish) Galway last week, which ended their involvement in the Junior A Competition.
Meanwhile the CBS Senior side put in a very good performance going to Garbally College last week and coming away with a draw to keep their interests alive in the competition. They now await the result from Garbally and Summerhill College to advance to the Connacht Semi Finals.
YOUTH TEAM FIXTURES THIS WEEK:
- Connacht Schools Junior C Cup this Thursday: St Mary’s College, Ballygar V Gort Community School. KO: 12.30pm in Creggs.
- Under-14 Friendly, Creggs V Ballina RFC in Creggs on Friday. KO: 7.30pm
- Under-14 Girls Connacht Cup Creggs V Corrib/Westport, Saturday at 12pm Creggs
- Under-15 Friendly, Creggs V Loughrea RFC. Day & Time TBC
- Under-14 Boys Friendly Sunday 12pm Creggs V Loughrea RFC
- Girls Under-16 and Under-18 Friendlies V Claremorris RFC. Day & Time TBC
Creggs Under-14 Girls train Monday evenings at 7pm.
Creggs U-16/U-18 Girls Training this week is every Monday at 8pm
Creggs Under-13 Boys will Training on Wednesdays at 7.30pm.
Creggs Under-14 Boys Training on Wednesdays at 7pm – 8.15pm.
Creggs Under-15 Boys Training is on Thursday night at 7PM.
Creggs Under-16/ Under-17 Boys Training every Tuesday at 7.30pm. Creggs Under 18.5’s Training this week is Thursday at 8pm.
Please keep an eye on Creggs RFC Facebook page and the club website – CreggsRugby.ie for updates. For any enquiries please contact Dave Purcell on 087 700 0547.
Connacht Youths – Club Cup Competition Fixtures
All Creggs Youth teams Connacht Cup campaigns will begin over the next two weeks. This weekend sees the first of teams competing in their Cup competition when the Girls Under-14 will play Westport/Corrib in Creggs next Saturday at 2pm.
List of first round cup games below: