Belvedere hold out against Clongowes

February 26, 2008 in General, News

clongowes_belvedere_sct.pngIn a dramatic finish, Belvedere snatched victory over Clongowes in the semi-final of the Leinster Schools Senior Cup on February 24 in Donnybrook. Clongowes were ahead, 7-5, in the dying minutes when Belvedere winger, John Conroy, dodged a number of tackles to make a touchdown. Clongowes made a frantic rally in injury time, getting a number of penalties only to have a try disallowed in the final seconds. Belvedere, who won 12-7, will face either CBC or St.Mary’s in the final on March 16th.