Under 15s

News & Match Reports for the Under 15's

Overview 2009/10

The Under-15 team is for players who aged 14 on the 1st of January 2010, i.e. whose date of birth is 1995. Training will start up again in August / September and the team will play it's games in the Leinster league most Saturdays. The coaches are for the 2008/09 season are Declan Shiel (087-8276368), Donie Grennan and Jonny Butterly and can be reached at U15.Coach@BoyneRFC.ie.

U-15 Fixtures 2009/10.
Date Opponent Competition Venue Result Score
Sat 26th Sep Ashbourne North East Home Win 15 - 12
Tue 29th Sep Balbriggan North East Away Win 15 - 17
Sat 10th Oct
Sun 11th Oct
North East
96 - 0
35 - 6
Sat 17th Oct
Sun 18th Oct
North East
30 - 0
Sun 1st Nov St. Mary's Metro Home Win w/o
Sat 7th Nov
Sun 8th Nov
North East
7 - 24
10 - 31
Sat 14th Nov Dundalk North East Away Win 12 - 22
Sat 21st Nov
Sun 22nd Nov
North East
41 - 0
Sat 29th Nov Navan Metro Home   -
Sun 6th Dec Suttonians Metro Home   -
Sat 12th Dec         -

U15's scrape through against Seapoint

Boyne ran out 24-20 winners against Seapoint in a very disjointed Schools/Youth cup Qtr Final. This was not the best display from Boyne and the team have shown they can play much better.
At the end of the day this Under 15 team now contest their third Semi Final of the season and if they play to their potential have the ability to reach the final.

U15's book place in Leinster Youth League Semi Final with a win over Barnhall

The U15's beat Barnhall 10 - 19 away to Barnhall to book a place in their second Semi final of the season. They now play Navan in the Semi final of the Leinster Youths League and Athy in the Semi's of the Leinster Schools/Youth league over the next two weeks.

Schools-Youth Cup Draws

The draws for the Schools-Youth cups, which are open to club teams consisting of both club and schools players was made this week. Boyne entered teams in the U-13, U-14, U-15, U-16 and U-17 competitions. The draws are attached.

Youth Cup draw throws up local derbies

The 2009/2010 Leinster Youth Cup draws were made on Tuesday 26th January and are after pitting Boyne against local neigbours Dundalk, Navan & Skerries in the Under 19's, Under 15's and Under 14's respectively. The Under 17's travel away to Birr, with a 2nd round tie against Navan awaiting the winner and the Under 13's must travel to North Kildare. The complete draws for each team are attached.
The Under 19's and Under 17's start their campaign on February 13th, with the Under 15's and Under 13's starting the following week, February 20th. Due to the small number of clubs playing at Under 14's that competition does not start until March 20th.

U-15's edge past Barnhall

Boyne U15's edged past Barnhall by a scoreline of 0-5 on a freezing cold Sunday morning. Boyne deserved the victory in the end with an unconverted try 5 minutes from the end and a missed penalty earlier in the half. Barnhall came back at Boyne in the last couple of minutes and knock on from Boyne led to a scrum to Barnhall in the Boyne 22. Boyne defended well and eventually Fiachra McEnaney turned the ball over and Boyne cleared their lines.

Winter Rugby Camp

A Winter Rugby camp will be held in the first week in January, on Monday 4th, Tuesday 5th and Wednesday 6th from 10am to 12pm in Shamrock Lodge. The sessions are open to all registered under 13's, under 14's and under 15's. An SMS will be sent out shortly to notify all eligible players and further details will be posted to the website.

U15s Boyne 41 - 0 Skerries

Boyne U15's beat Skerries in a good game at the Drogheda Grammar School in wet conditions. Boyne started slowly but once in their rythem began to exert huge pressure on the skerries midfield and it eventually led to tries. The boyne full back Cathal Bradley had very little to do in the first half as the Boyne forwards and midfield defence held up very well.

Wins for U15's over Balbriggan and Terenure

The U15's squad recorded good away wins over Balbriggan in the North East Leinster Youths League and over Terenure in the Schools/Youths league beating Balbriggan 7- 24 and Terenure 10-31.

Squad : Sean Callaghan, Fiachra McEnanaey, Stuart Rooney, Colin Fagan, Cian Cooney, Daniel Butterly, Conor Pentony, Andrew Gorman, Dan Grennan, Gareth Rothwell, Breen Carroll, Rory Hennessey, Nathan Shiel, Jack McDonald, Sean Dunne, Brendan McDonnell, Andrew McCann, Ruairi Brodigan, Cathal Bradley, Paddy Winters, Ben Culligan, Joseph Molloy, Ruairi O Grady, Caoimhin Seery.

U15s record big wins over Ratoath in NE League and Coolmine in Leinster Schools/Youth League

Boyne U15's ran out easy winners against Ratoath on Saturday in what was a very one sided game. Against Coolmine on Sunday in a much tighter game Boyne were under a lot of pressure for the first 20 minutes before the Boyne attack got going and scored the first try and from there Boyne ran out 36- 5 winners.