There were winning starts for Tralee CBS and St Brendan’s Killarney in their respective Group D games of the Corn Uí Mhuirí.
In the all-Kerry clash of the day in that group, CBS The Green overcame Intermediate School Killorglin on a scoreline of 2-15 to 1-11.
St Brendan’s Killarney eased past Cork school Colaiste Chriost Ri by 1-23 to 0-03 in the other Group D fixture.
The defending Munster Champions, Pobail Scoil Chorca Dhuibhne opened their Group A campaign with a heavy defeat at the hands of Bandon.
It finished 4-14 to 0-5 in favour of the Cork school.
Mercy Mounthawk Tralee will open their Corn Uí Mhuirí campaign tomorrow against Colaiste Choilm of Ballincollig.
It’s Padraig Sugrue’s first year as manager of the Tralee school team.
In the Corn Sheáin Uí Mhurchú Under 19 Football
St Joseph’s Ballybunion 1-9 St Pat’s Castleisland 1-6
Killorglin Community College 2-8 Davis College Mallow 6-10
Presentation Milltown 3-13 Colaiste Dun Iascaigh 1-15
And Tralee CBS are through to the final of the Under 15 Corn an Bhrathair Cholim Taft after a 6-9 to 2-07 win over Pobail Scoil Chorca Dhuibhne in Annascaul.
They’ll play either St Brendan’s Killarney or High School Clonmel in the Final.