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Ladies U-16 9-A-Side Final Lavey 5-07 Lacken 1-06

Lavey picked up the first ever U-16 9 a side league title when
they beat Lacken on Friday evening last in Kilnaleck. Played before
a large crowd this inaugural competition was played at a tremendous
pace and credit must go to both teams for their efforts throughout
the hour. It was Lavey that went in at half time two points up
after points from Jacki Rudden (2) and Rene Murphy (4) . Lacken
to their credit kept up the pressure with Roisin O’Keefe putting
in a brilliant performance in the fist half scoring 1-03. As the
teams entered the dressing rooms at half time the score line was
1-07 to 1-05 in favor of Lavey but with Lacken having the aid
of a strong wing for the second half. Lavey showed they were serious
contenders and with just three minutes gone Rachel Jordan broke
through the Lacken defense to score her first goal of the game.

The Lavey management were tactical enough to switch players with
Renee Murphy moving full forward and Jacki Rudden moving to the
middle of the field to assist Rachel Jordan. Indeed it was Jordan
who set up the next goal after eight minutes when she lobbed a
long ball to Helen Cunningham who blasted the ball into the net.
Then in the fifteenth minute Jordan then scored her second goal
when she shot from the left hand side of goal to the right corner
of the net. Played was held up momentarily whilst medical attention
was given to a Lacken player and upon commencement Jacki Rudden
Stormed up the field on a solo run to score Lavey’s 5th goal of
the game and killing off Lacken’s spirit.

Lavey: Emma Smith, Alison Reilly, Helen Cunningham, Niamh
Rice, Renee Murphy, Rachel Jordan, Jacki Rudden, Sharon Monaghan,
Deidre Jordan
Subs: Clare Tierney.
Lacken: Elaine McCabe, Ann Marie Moynagh, Niamh McInerney,
Kelly Donohoe, Roisin O’Keefe, Shona King, Emma Keaney, Edel Keaney

Subs: Shauna Donohoe, Regina Smith

Brian Crowe Presentation County Chairwoman Concepts Traynor congratulated
both teams on a terrific game. She thanked the referee Brian Crowe
and the officials, and also Crosserlough GFC for the use of their
facilities. She also paid tribute to Edel Keaney from Lacken who
although had to be substituted during the game through injury.

Finally she presented the cup to Lavey and wished them luck in
the championship in the coming weeks ahead. Ulster Intermediate
ladies club championship

Mullahoran (Cavan) 0-07 Clann Eireann (Armagh) 1-14

Clann Eireann from Armagh advanced to the semi finals of the ladies
Ulster intermediate club championship when they produced a storming
second half performance to dispose of Mullahoran. It was the Armagh
side that started of best with points coming from Mags and Grainne
McAlindin, and Vicki Hannon. Mullahoran had to wait until the
15th minute before they got their first score, a point from Emer
Reilly. Reilly also got their second point minutes later when
she soloed up the field and shot from thirty yards out. Full forward
for Mullahoran equalized with a free in the 20th minute before
Niamh Brennan was sin binned for Mullahoran reducing them down
to fourteen women. Martina Hoye and Una Brady exchanged points
before half time to leave the score at the interval of four points

Meave Moriarty and Vicki put the visitors ahead with one point
apiece before Martine Hoye converted a free to sreatch their lead
before Catherine Brady replied for Mullahoran. Shauna O’Hagan
and Martina Hoye put Clann Eireann further ahead with points before
Meave Moriarty stormed through the Mullahoran backline for a goal.
Mullahoran replied with points from Breda Smith and Una and Catherine
Brady to leave the scoreline 1-09 to 0-07. But it was Clann Eireann
that finished with a flourish of points in the last eight minutes
with points from Maura Donnelly (2), Shauna O’Hagan (2), Aine
Purdy and Shona Mahony to close out the game and leave the final
score of 1-14 to 0-07.

Mullahoran: P. Begaln. M Sheridan, JA Sheridan, N Reilly,
S Dalton, N Brennan, M Sheridan, L Reilly, E Reilly, A Brady,
JA Brady, B Smith, C Brady, U Brady, L Sheridan.
Subs: Aileen Brady, Brid Dolan
Clann Eireann: D Hagan, A McCrory, A Kearney, A Purdy,
K OMahony, S McCleary, L Browne, M Moriarty, S O’Hagan, G McAlindin,
M McAlindin, V Hannon, O Donnelly, M Hoye, M Donnelly
Referee: Jim Shannaghan (Monaghan)

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