Ireland led at 9-0 at half-time thanks to a Fergal Lawlor drop-goal and two Eamoin Fizgerald penalties. Wales narrowed the deficit with a penalty from Greg McCarthy ten minutes after the restart but the Irish mounted a superb defence to thwart the home side.
15. S. Grissing (St Marys College)14. E. Fitzgerald (Belvedere College)13. A. Trimble (Coleraine Academical Inst)12. M. Scott (Methodist College)11. C. McNaughton (Rockwell College)10. F. Lawlor (Cistercian College Roscrea) 9. D. Williams (CBC Cork) 1. A. O'Sullivan (PBC Bray) 2. J. Coady (Blackrock College) 3. A. Kirkpatrick (Ballymena Academy) 4. R. Noonan (CBC Cork) 5. A. Dunlop (Terenure College)