Schools: St Kieran's and Kilkenny CBS book semi-final tickets

March 10, 2018

St Kieran's College players huddle.
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Kilkenny heavyweights St Kieran's College and Kilkenny CBS remain in the hunt for All-Ireland Post Primary Schools SH honours following today's quarter-final fixtures.

St Kieran's got the better of Gort CC by 1-10 to 0-5 and their prize is a penultimate stage clash with Munster winners Ardscoil Ris of Limerick on Wednesday, March 21.

Meanwhile, Conor Drennan was on target with 0-13 as Kilkenny CBS survived a late scare against Midleton CBS.

The defeated Munster finalists trailed by 11 points at one stage but a spirited comeback fell short as the Noresiders held on for a minimum margin victory - 0-16 to 2-9.

They now advance to a last four showdown with Presentation College Athenry on Monday March, 19.

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