Leprechaun Cup reaches crucial juncture
Despite last week's poor weather the Leprechaun Cup continues to get games played with the competition now approaching the semi-finals stage.
The improving Rathmicheal side from Shankill beat Springdale to reach the Southside final where they will be up against a strong Star of the Sea side from Sandymount.
There will be very little to seperate West Dublin schools St John Bosco's and Castleknock NS while Milverton are looking good in the Northside section of the draw.
Fixtures completed in the last week:
Star of the Sea 120-6, 20 overs (Mathew Healy 35, Rory McGovern 23, Avril Shukla 17, Robyn Lewis 2-27, Ryan Spencer 2-11)
Rathfarnham Parish NS 91-7, 20 overs (Claudia Johnston 26, Elana Ridgeway 18, Sean Condron 2-20)
Star of the Sea won by 29 runs
St John Bosco’s 97-7, 20 overs (Adam Keating 35 ret, Shane Corbett 15, Eoin O’Hanlon 3-12)
St Patrick’s 50 all out, 14.3 overs (Eoin O’Hanlon 15, Sean Walls 15, Shane Corbett 4-9, Adam Keating 2-5)
St John Bosco’s won by 47 runs
Rathmichael 111-5, 20 overs (Callum Egan 20, Nicholas Judge 18, Iain Patterson 14, Alex Murphy 13, Andrew Irvine 2-14)
Springdale NS 79-8, 20 overs (Andrew Vincent 34, Jack Honan 11, Andrew Irvine 11, Iain Patterson 2-21, Daniel Ahmed 2-11)
Rathmichael won by 32 runs
The final is to be played week starting Monday, June 18th. Date and venue tbc.