|21.08.1971||Colaiste Eanna Cabra||2||Military College Kildare||0||15-3, 15-5|
|21.08.1971||Clancy Barracks||2||Bohemians||0||15-0, 15-8|
|3rd Place Playoff||O’Connell Schools|
|22.08.1971||Military College Kildare||2||Bohemians||0||16-14, 15-7|
|22.08.1971||Clancy Barracks||3||Colaiste Eanna||1||15-1, 15-8, 10-15, 15-11|
The third annual Men’s National Volleyball Championships were held at O’Connell Schools over 21st to 22nd August 1971 and Clancy Barracks (Dublin) regained the title they lost to Home Farm in 1970 when defeating Colaiste Eanna (Cabra) in a rousing four-setter. Both had relatively easy two-set wins over Bohemians (Finglas) and Military College (Kildare) in the Semi-Finals. Military College captured third.
Venue: O’Connell Schools
 Sports Jobs (2017) Volleyball Association of Ireland Logo [Internet] Available from: http://www.sportsjobs.ie/wp-content/uploads/wpjobboard/job/33/company-logo/VolleyballLogo.jpg [Accessed 28 October 2016]
 Anon. (1971) “Clancy recapture Senior Championships” Irish Independent. Monday, August 23rd, 1971. pg. 13. [Past editions of the Irish Independent are available to view online at: https://www.irishnewsarchive.com/ which is a subscription service]
 Anon. (1971) “Clancy face Youthful Bohs” Irish Press. Saturday, August 21st, 1971. pg. 13. [Past editions of the Irish Press are available to view online at: https://www.irishnewsarchive.com/ which is a subscription service]
Thanks to Niall Brennan.
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