Kilbride 7-05 Roscommon Gaels 2-11
Congratulations to our U 14 girls who won the Summer League Cup final on Saturday beating Roscommon Gaels on a scoreline of . The first half was a very close affair and a physically stronger Roscommon Gaels side were dominant and led by 3 at the break 1-08 to 2-02. indeed they should have been further ahead had they capitalised on their possession. However Kilbride came out a changed side in the second half and put on an exhibition of goal scoring for the large support . Aisling Hanly was not content with one hat trick on the day , the talented forward tormented the Gaels defence with an amazing tally of six goals .This was a super team performance from the goalie , the backs , mid field and the forwards with everyone contributing and working hard right through the game . A big thanks also to the management of Johnnie , Cole , Rochelle , Alice and Joan. The girls begin their championship campaign next Sunday evening with a home game against Four Roads at 6 p.m.
Team : Rachel Hoare, Etain Kelly , Sarah McTiernan (Captain) , Jolene O Reilly , Julia Garvey , Saoirse Murray , Karina Leonard, Robyn Dowling , Aoife Leonard , Ellen Tully , Ellen O Beirne , Leah Fallon (0-01) , Aisling Hanly (6-03), Aine Biesty (1-00) Amy Shanagher (0-01). Elaine O Grady for Rachel Hoare, Anna Mae Keegan for Ellen Tully.
Well done to Charlotte and St.Croans who organised the league this year and thanks for the hospitality at the finals on Saturday . Thanks also to all the supporters who came to cheer on the team at the final .
Well done to the minors who had another comprehensive win last Thursday evening when they travelled to Frenchpark beating Western Gaels on a scoreline of 8-10 to 4-03. They never really looked like they would lose this game and were 10 points ahead at the half way mark leading 5-04 to 3-00. Their next game is against St. Marys on Thursday at 7 in Tulsk.
Kilbride 2-14 St Brigids 3-11
Our senior ladies travelled to Kiltoom on Sunday to take on St. Brigids . The team will be happy enough with the drawn result although it was a game that they should have won but could easily have lost too! The first half was a close affair with very little between the teams although Kilbride will rue some missed scoring chances, Half time score Kilbride 1-07 St.Brigids 2-06. St.Brigids hit a purple patch early in the second half and at one stage led by 6 points , however a determined Kilbride outfit pulled back the lead steadily over the last 20 mins to earn themselves a well deserved draw.
The result sees the team finish second in the group and they are now through to the county semi final against Strokestown on Saturday 27th August at 7 p.m.
Team: Patricia Shally , Amanda Gavigan, Maire Lohan , Yvonne Creighton , Aoife Feely , Rochelle Mullaney , Katie Kelly, Niamh Shanagher , Ciara Taylor , Siobhan Tully , Eilish Fannon(1-08) , Fiona Tully (0-01) , Bláithín O Beirne (0-01), Sinead Clabby (0-03) and Lorraine Connor (2-02). Subs Alice Kelly for Ciara Taylor Corina Gormley Siobhan Tully , Aoife McLoughlin for Katie Kelly. , Caoimhe Neary , Katie M Kelly, Aoife Tully ,Aoife McLoughlin, Niamh Tully , Jacinta Tully, , Lorna Flanagan Elaine McDonagh , Ann Marie Moran and Tara Taylor.
A very depleted u 10 team travelled to St.Barrys on Friday evening for a friendly match . St.Barrys were very accommodating giving us some players to ensure those who travelled got to play a match and enjoy the outing. U 8 and U 10s play St Croans in Kilbride on Monday evening.