Hard luck to our young U16 team who lost out to Sixmilebridge in the final this evening. It was a very hard fought game with the girls battling to the very end.
The girls started well in the first quarter and led at the first water break by 0-4 to 0-2. The second quarter Sixmilebridge got an early goal and five unanswered points to push on at half time on a score of 1-7 to 0-4.
A minute into the second half Clarecastle scored their first goal through Megan Healy but the bridge continued to push ahead adding 0-4 to their tally.
It was a battling last quarter with goals coming from both sides, one each from Gillian Scanlon, Lauren Cusack & Ellen McEnery leaving the score a 3 point game at the 30th minute. A further 1-1 in injury time was enough for their opponents to earn a seven point victory to claim the title.
Gillian Scanlon (1-1)
Evie Scanlon (0-4, 4f)
Megan Healy (1-0)
Ellen McEnery (1-0)
Lauren Cusack (1-0)
Well done to the girls & management in reaching the final.
Team: Holly Morgan, Nina Carey, Brooke McInerney, Enya Dolan, Roisin Halpin, Megan Healy, Emma Rellis, Zoe Ellingstad, Lauren Cusack, Evie Scanlon, Aoife Murphy, Lauren Meehan, Addison O’Loughlin, Gillian Scanlon, Molly Potter, Emily Feehan, Alannah Hayes, Lily Carey, Sinéad Halpin, Clara Powell & Ellen McEnery.