Recap on local Junior Rugby results

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THE ALL-IRELAND Junior Cup dominated the recent local programme with victory by Newcastle West the stand-out result.

Newcastle West had a narrow 27-26 home win against Connacht side Creggs. Alan O’Riordan and Alex O’Halloran scored tries for Newcastle West and they were also awarded a penalty try. Shane Airey converted both tries and kicked a penalty, with O’Halloran also adding a penalty.

Elswhere, a depleted Richmond side were no match for Bective Rangers at Donnybrook suffering a 38-10 defeat. Jordan Dillon scored Richmond’s try and Josh Moloney kicked a conversion and a penalty.