Exciting Start to Educate.ie U14 Co. League

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We had an exciting start to the Educate.ie U14 Co. League with games taking place across all 4 Divisions. The second round takes place this week.

In Div 1 Fossa and Cromane served up a treat. The supporters were served up a goal feast with a dazzling display of skill and determination. Cromane’s Cora Joy kicked a point from a free followed by another point by Amy Dunphy. Shelly Clifford and Meave Bellew securing two early goals for Fossa. Cromane’s Roisin Griffin with a point, Fossa replying with two more points from the boot of Shelly Clifford. Amy Dunphy scored a goal and kept Cromane in the game. Fossa upped their game and were dominating all over the field a flurry of goals by Meave Bellew and Shelly Clifford put Fossa ahead at the break. Fossa 5-4 to Cromane 2-4. Fossa took their scores early in the second half Ciara Griffin with a point and two goals from Shelly Clifford. Cromane staged a comeback in the last 10 minutes, with a point by Sarah Shaughnessy, Goal by Cora Joy, Goal by Roisin Griffin with Cora Joy adding another point. This late rally by Cromane brought them within 1 point of Fossa. Final minute sees Cora Joy reaching high in to the air for Fossa’s kick out where she in turn gave a rasper of a shot to the Fossa net. This saw Cromane edge out Fossa by two points. Final Score Cromane 7-6 to Fossa 6-7.

In Division 2 Listowel Emmets travelled to another Black & Amber side Abbeydorney & will consider themselves unlucky not coming away with full points. They lead the home side by 4 goals at half time with the assistance of a strong wind & also the domination of Rebecca Mason who was simply imperious in midfield. In the second half Abbeydorney who were being driven by Conagh Fitzgerald in centre back, Doireann Thomas in midfield really came alive. They pumped ball into the full forward line of Mairead Kearney, Caoimhe Spillane & Ava Peevers who took on their players at every opportunity. Kate O’Shea was accurate from frees. Abbeydorney in the end came away with the full points at home. Final Score Abbeydorney 5-16 Listowel Emmets 6-05

 

Full round of results are available on Fixtures/Results tab.