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26/02/13 .Cistercian College Roscrea are counting down to this weekends Semi Final of The Leinster Schools Senior Rugby Cup...Last week a little bit of history was created at Tallaght when the home to Shamrock Rovers hosted its first Senior Cup Quarter Final, but that paled into insignificance       when measured against the drama that followed...At the end of 80 absorbing minutes Cistercian College qualified for the Semi Final edging Terenure, this year's cup favourites out of the Senior Cup..According to Rugby pundit Tony Ward   ?It was a performance more convincing that the three-point winning margin might suggest?.  ..This week the College is en fete, and on high alert as the countdown continues, training, coaching, conditioning, motivational talks and of course the regular class day are all underway as students prepare for this Sunday Semi Final clash against big guns Blackrock...Front from left: Oisin Heffernan, Galway, Ciaran Gavin, Galway and Jacob Walsh, Ballinasloe. Back from left: Marc Kelly, Portumna, Daniel Trayers, Oranmore, Sean O'Brien, Clarinbridge, Tim Carroll, Oranmore and Ciaran Gaffney, Galway at training this week before the semi-final against Blackrock.....  Pic Sean Curtin Photo.