Dolphin finished the 2nd phase of the Munster League with victory over Shannon, to finish top of their group, winning 12/12 of their competitive games so far this season. The game was played in a windswept Coonagh, to bring it into perspective, in the 2nd half when a Dolphin player kicked the ball from within
Monthly Archives / January 2016
With 5 Dolphin players on the field at one stage for Munster on Saturday and Cian Bohane an unused substitute, it was always going to be difficult to beat 3rd placed Dublin University. The early stages were very promising for Dolphin, with penalties for Barry Keeshan & Cian McGovern either side of a Trinity try
Dolphin made it 3 wins in a row with a deserved victory over Douglas- Carrigaline in the Munster U16 Bowl competition. Craig O’Herlihy & Will Black led from the front but it was a great team performance. Craig O’Herlihy was top scorer with 2 tries and 2 conversions while there were also tries from Sean
Prior to his departure for Irish camp, we caught up with Munster and Ireland loosehead James Cronin whose excellent form in the opening half of the season was duly reward with inclusion in Joe Schmidt’s 35 man Ireland squad for Rounds 1 and 2 of the 2016 RBS 6 Nations. An ankle injury in Munster’s
The annual Dolphin Table Quiz is on Wednesday night at 7.30pm. Are you interested in winning a share of €400 then get your team together asap. Looking forward to seeing you there, if you have been at any of the previous events you will know a great night lies ahead.
Dolphin had a great (and late)away victory in tough conditions at Youghal. They started strongly when Nicky Greene crossed for a try in the opening 10 minutes which was converted by Stephen Phelan. Unfortunately Phelan suffered an injury soon after and was forced to leave the pitch and as they only travelled with 15 were
Congratulations to John Fitzgerald on his selection on the Irish Club International squad- The 36 man squad which has 25 Dublin based players (including former Dolphin full back Eamonn Mills) four from Limerick three each from Cork & Ulster and a Galwegians player. The have two fixtures France Federale v Ireland Club XV Friday 12th February,
Congratulations to James Cronin as he has been named in the Irish Squad for the opening two 6 Nations games. It’s been a great couple of weeks for him, a new three year deal with Munster and now inclusion in the Irish Squad for the 6 Nations and the probability of his first 6 Nations appearance
Dolphin put in an excellent performance to take the honours it this J2 Phase 2 League game at Mahon. It was a game dominated by the weather conditions (yet again) and Dolphin had the benefit of the wind in the first half and used it to great effect and led by 18-0 at half time.
Matt Perrott touches down for Dolphin’s 2nd try. Dolphin made it 4/4 in a tough contest with Charleville in heavy conditions at Mahon. Darragh O’Connor opened the scoring after eight minutes with a try under the posts converted by Cameron O’Shaughnessy. Charleville responded with a penalty. Dolphin once again extended their lead with a try