Carrick-on-Suir CBS’ first year boys hurling team have won the Tipperary Schools Hurling Blitz.
CBS Carrick-on-Suir defeated Borrisokane in the final. The score was 1-9 to 3-2.
The team beat Thurles CBS, Rockwell College, St. Alibe’s and Killenaule to get to the final.
The trophy was presented to a delighted CBS Captain Jack Connolly.
There was also success for Carrick-on-Suir CBS hurlers in the U-16 Munster Colleges Hurling competition.
The Carrick-on-Suir team secured a comprehensive victory over Mt. Sion from Waterford.
Final score was CBS Carrick: 6-12, Mount Sion: 1-8.
In the next round, the boys defeated Carragaline Community School from Cork. Final score was CBS Carrick: 5-8 Carrigaline: 3-12.
CBS Carrick-on-Suir will meet St Augustine’s of Dungarvan in the next round.