Rockwell College were knocked out of the Munster Schools Junior Rugby Cup by Limerick side Ard Scoil Ris, losing 18-10.
It was a disappointing exit for the Tipperary school but they met a superior outfit in Ard Scoil, the alma mater of Irish captain Paul O’Connell.
Rockwell College - C O’Shaughnessey (Clonmel), S Quirke (Lisronagh), L Molloy (Waterford), W Coffey (Toomevara), E Stone (London), B Johnston (Clonmel), B Riley (Bahrain), J Tierney (Cashel), J Bolger (Wexford), D O’Dwyer Capt (Moycarkey), M Flanagan (Moycarkey), W Purcell (Boharlahan), S O’Connor (Boharlahan), D Fehilly (Clonmel) and T Anglim (Fethard).
Replacements all used: Christian Casey (Dublin), Tom O’Keefe (Mitchelstown), Declan Farrell (Golden), Ian O’Reilly (Roscommon), Conor Cashman (Clonmel), Eoin O’Sullivan (Mallow), Simon Lowry (Carlow), Sean Murphy (Clonmel).
Rockwell Senior team will continue their bid to reach their fourth senior cup final in a row when they will play Christian Brothers College from Cork City in the Avonmore Schools Senior Cup Semi Final this Wednesday, March 7 in Musgrave Park at 3pm.