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Match Report: Junior Rugby Scoil Chonglais vs Salesian College
October 12, 2013
Scoil Chonglais: 47
Salesian College: 0
Scoil Chonglais Junior Rugby Team travelled to Celbridge on Monday the 13th of October to play a match against Salesian College.
It was clear from the beginning that Scoil Chonglais had the upper hand in the match with Adam Wynne scoring a try within the first five minutes of it, which was easily converted by player Jake Elliot. And another try minutes later.
The game was dominated by unsuccessful penalties, scrums and line outs until Jordan Deans and Adam Wynne scored tries which were both converted by Jake Elliot.
This lead to the score at the end of the first half to be 26-0 to Scoil Chlongais.
The second half started with a bang with a try and conversion, both successfully scored by Jake Elliot.
At this point substitutions began to be made for the Scoil Chonglais team.
Adam Wynne received a minor facial injury and was taken off along with Mark Murphy, Ruairi McCarthy Griffen. Minor injuries also occurred to Mark Jackson and Aaron Barrett who were also taken off at this point in the match. Players subbed in to replace these included Charlie Dempsey, Conor Kinsella, Aaron Byrne and Jordan Lawrence.
A try was then scored for Scoil Chonglais by Michael Clinch which was yet again successfully converted by Jake Elliot.
The final try of the game was scored by Ciaran Germaine and was converted by Jake Elliot again.
The final score of the game was 47-0 to Scoil Chonglais, which was well deserved by the team who were extremely happy with the result.
The promising result of this game gives a hopeful future for the Scoil Chonglais Junior rugby team.