Schools Cup play-off games fixed for Wednesday 

Colm Kinsella


Colm Kinsella

Schools Cup play-off games fixed for Wednesday 

ST CLEMENT'S College, first round losers to PBC in the Munster Schools Senior Cup, have received a bye into the quarter-finals of this season's competition.

St Clement's will join Ardscoil Ris, Castletroy College, CBC, PBC and Rockwell College in the quarter-finals.

These sides will be joined by the winners of two play-off games with Crescent College Comprehensive facing Glenstal Abbey and St Munchin's College taking on Bandon Grammar School.

Crescent College will face Glenstal at Thomond Park on Wednesday at 3.30pm, while St Munchin’s travel to West Cork to face Bandon Grammar School at Bandon RFC also on Wednesday at 3.30pm.

Meanwhile, in the Junior Cup, CBC, first round losers against Crescent College Comprehensive, have received a bye into the quarter-finals.

CBC are joined in the last eight by Crescent College Comprehensive, St Munchin's College, Glenstal Abbey, PBC and Rockwell College.

The six sides will also be joined by the winners of two play-off games with St Clement's College facing Ardscoil Ris and Castletroy College facing Bandon Grammar School.

The St Clement’s v Ardscoil Ris Junior Cup play-off game goes ahead at Thomond Park on Wednesday, 2pm, while the Junior Cup tie between Castletroy and Bandon goes ahead at Bandon RFC on the same day at 2pm.

Schools Cup Round 2

(All games Wednesday, January 27)

Junior Cup: Bandon Grammar School v Castletroy College, Bandon RFC, 2pm; St Clements College v Ard Scoil Rís, Thomond Park Stadium, kick-off 2pm.
Senior Cup: Bandon Grammar School v St Munchin's College, Bandon RFC, 3.30pm; Crescent College Comprehensive v Glenstal Abbey School, Thomond Park Stadium, 3.30pm.

The Senior Cup quarter Finals will take place on February 2-4 with the Junior Cup quarter finals fixed for February 9-11.