5 Dec, 14:49
The Ireland Under-19 squad to face Australia Schools at Ravenhill on Saturday week (December 14) has been announced.
UL Bohs won the Women's All-Ireland Cup in style recently with an impressive 36-0 win, making them odds-on favourites to take the Division 1 League title this weekend.
UL Bohs had a comfortable passage through to the league decider, beating Cooke 32-0, while Blackrock saw off Highfield on a 24-3 scoreline in the other semi-final.
The Division 2 final sees Old Belvedere facing City of Derry, whose men's team secured a play-off against Portadown in the AIB League for next weekend. The 'Belvo girls beat Tralee in their semi-final, while City of Derry came through strong against Youghal.
Cooke have some consolation in that they won the Women's All-Ireland Plate, defeating Clonmel at the Cup finals bonaza a few weeks back. Tralee were also involved on that day as they took the Bowl title from Tipperary club Nenagh.
Finally, Young Munster won a tight Shield final against Thurles on an 8-3 scoreline
This Saturday's League finals' double header promises to be a great day of Women's rugby action, so get down to Dubarry Park and catch these season-defining matches.
WOMEN'S ALL-IRELAND LEAGUE PLAY-OFF FINALS:
Saturday, April 24 -
Division 1 Final:
UL Bohemians v Blackrock, Dubarry Park, 2.30pm
Division 2 Final:
Old Belvedere v City of Derry, Dubarry Park, 12.30pm
WOMEN'S ALL-IRELAND CUP FINAL RESULTS (all at Dubarry Park):
Cup Final -
UL Bohemians 36 Blackrock 0
Plate Final -
Cooke 22 Clonmel 5
Bowl Final -
Tralee 18 Nenagh 0
Shield FInal -
Young Munster 8 Thurles 3