Cavan - v- Tyrone Sunday 08th March – Greencastle GAC, Tyrone 2pm
In what was near perfect conditions Cavan Senior Camogie Team travelled to Tyrone for the first away game of the Littlewoods National Camogie League in division 3.With windy conditions referee Eamonn Cassidy from Derry got the game under way. Cavan started well and were playing against the wind and 3 mins into the game Cavan got on to the score board with a point from Sinead McKenna, followed by a goal by Hannah Boylan with just seven mins played, the girls continued to push on and Orla Smith added 2 more points. HT Score Cavan 1:03 Tyrone 0:03
Cavan started the second half with much more fight in them. All over the field the Cavan players pushed on with the wind at their backs with Sinead McKenna adding points to the board along with Drumgoons Caoimhe Clarke, Cavan were now leading 1:07 Tyrone 0:03. Tyrone playing against the wind gained scores but Cavan’s Orla Smith added to her tally when she hit the net 2:07 Tyrone 0:5. With nearly 10 mins left Sinead McKenna put the sliotar over the bar and Tyrone gained 2 points.Final score was Cavan 2:08 Tyrone 0:07.
Cavan Team: Laura Bambrick (Castletara) Carmel Fay (Castletara) Aideen Coyle ( Laragh) Lorna Cahill ( Crosserlough) Niamh Reilly ( Crosserlough) Mairead McCabe ( Castletara) Erinn Galligan (Crosserlough) Caoimhe Clarke ( Drumgoon) Aoishe O Reilly ( Crosserlough) Shanise Fitzsimmons (Denn) Josephine Magure ( Ballinagh) Sinead McKenna ( Crosserlough) Hannah Boylan (Crosserlough) Orla Smith ( Crosserlough) Fiona Lynch ( Castletara) Subs Used – Aine Crowe (Lacken) Lauren Ellis ( Crosserlough) Meghan Denning ( Laragh) Eimear Cahill (Laragh) Eleanor Coyle (Castletara).
Cavan now play Wicklow on the 15th March away and Offaly on March 29th at home and your support would be very much welcomed.