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St. Mary’s Captain O’Driscoll Is The March Winner Of #AILTry Of the Month

St. Mary’s Captain O’Driscoll Is The March Winner Of #AILTry Of the Month

St. Mary's College captain Marcus O'Driscoll led the club to a sixth place finish in a congested Division 1B this season ©INPHO/Oisin Keniry

St. Mary’s College captain Marcus O’Driscoll showed great acceleration to finish off a superb long-range team score against Ballymena, which has been selected as the March #AILTry of the Month.

Tries from seven different clubs were included on the March shortlist, but it was the Division 1B club’s crisp distribution and running lines from deep as four players combined to slice open the Braidmen and set up supporting centre O’Driscoll to apply the finish touches behind the posts.

The winner of the #AILTry of the Month award receives €250 and is entered into the #AILTry of the Season award.

All-Ireland League Try Of The Month – March 2019 Shortlist:

Rowan Osborne (Dublin University v Cork Constitution)
Conor Kelly (Clontarf v Garryowen)
Adam Coyle (Naas v Ballynahinch)
Rory Stynes (Old Wesley v Buccaneers)
Marcus O’Driscoll (St. Mary’s College v Ballymena)
Mark Oliver (Skerries v Greystones)
Kevin McGrath (Skerries v Wanderers)
Sean D’Arcy (Bruff v Tullamore)

All-Ireland League Try Of The Month – 2018/19 Winners:

October – Val McDermott (Old Crescent)
November – Luke Kingston (Highfield)
December – Michael Stronge (Ballymena)
January – Ben Burns (Old Wesley)
February – Paddy Fox (Navan)

Clubs who wish to enter tries scored in the month of April must post a video of the try to their social media channels using #AILTry. A copy of the video must also be emailed via WeTransfer to domesticmedia@irfu.ie.