Dundalk RFC's Chris McGeady. (Pic: Ciarán Culligan)
DLS Palmerston 15 Dundalk RFC 30
Dundalk RFC did the double in Dublin on Saturday afternoon as their second team reigned victorious in the curtain-raiser against De La Salle Palmerston.
Having led 20-8 at half-time, the Mill Road men ran out comfortable 'double scores' winners; 30-15.
Conor Williams, Chris McGeady and replacement Paddy Duffy were the try-scorers with full-back Ciarán Murray unerring with the boot, striking three conversions and three penalties.
Victory means Dundalk remain battling at the top end of the division.
Dundalk RFC: Conor Williams, Seán McGrane, John White; Joe Marks, Robin McGee; John McGahon, Ewen Legac, Ciarán Lennon; Simon Byrne, Donal Clare; Gavin Butler, Chris McGeady; Robert Shields, Ciarán Murray, Ciarán Bellew
Reps: John Kerr, Dylan Quigley, Gavin Mullen, Mark Pepper, Paddy Duffy