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Calasanctius College 17 Rice College 5
Holders Calasanctius College from Oranmore retained their Connacht Tribune Schools Junior Cup title at the Sportsground on Wednesday.
Flanker Paul O’Donnell got their opening try and prop Tom Huxford added a second before Rice College responded with a try from Ernan Geraghty.
But O’Donnell got his second try for Calasanctius to lead by 17-5 at the break and they held on for their second crown during a scoreless second-half.

Calasanctius College:
Tries: O’Donnell (2), Huxford
Con: Hennessy

Rice College:
Try: E Geraghty

Calasanctius College: D Hennessy; E Stenson, D Moran, P Burke, P Griffin; K Finneran, J Hamilton; T Huxford, J Lardner, D McArdle; L Keaveney, S O’Brien; P O’Donnell, P Hackett, D O’Brien.
Replacements: G Burke for Keaveney, 45 mins; C Hansbury for Lardner, 51 mins; L Folan for Huxford, 51 mins.
Rice College:K Dever; R Ludden, B Mullen, D Corcoran, R Keating; S Tobin, E Geraghty; T Geraghty, R Feehan, C Groden; M Sammon, M O’Grady; A McAleer, M Brady, C McNally.
Replacements: A Carroll for Ludden, 42 mins; E Dunning for Sammon, 42 mins; C Nolan for O’Grady, 50 mins.
Referee: K Collins (CBIRFU).



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