The school beat Castletroy by the narrowest of margins in Tommevara. The full time school was Thurles CBS 1-9 Castletroy 0-11.Ian Coates of Castletroy was sent off just after the ten minutes mark. Thurles led at half time by 1-6 to 0-3.Castletroy came out strong in the second half and put a lot of pressure on the Thurles defence as the Limerick side clawed their way back. But it wasn’t enough to topple the competition favourites. The Tipp school beat Gaelcholaiste Mhuire AG in the quarter final.