Kinnitty Camogie Club Notes

August 02, 2021

The Kinnitty Naomh Brid Under 16 team that played St Sinchills

Under 16 

Our under 16 girls had their first outing in this year’s championship when our amalgamated team with Naomh Brid took on St Sinchills on Wednesday evening in Kinnitty.  Our girls started brightly with Hannah Robinson finding the Sinchills net after a minute of play.  Sinchills hit back with a point of their own before Rachel Standish and Molly Hogan pointed for the home team, but then Sinchills took over and scored 2-2 before the water break to leave them leading 2-3 to 1-2. 

Once play resumed Sinchills hit over twice before Jennifer Higgins pulled one back.  Molly Hogan then found the Sinchills net to finish the scoring before half time to leave Sinchills leading by two points at half time. 

The second half however was all Sinchills with Jennifer Higgins hitting the only score for our girls but the visitors hit our girls with an avalanche of scores to leave them comfortable winners. 

Team:  Alannah Dooley, Niamh Miller, Aoibhe Brophy, Emma Teehan, Aoibheann Lyons, Amy Carroll, Roisin Kinsella, Molly Hogan, Moya Guinan, Rachel Standish, Jennifer Higgins, Gillian Loughnane, Hannah Robinson, Rachel Ryan, Ella Boland 

Subs:  Caoimhe Carroll for Ella Boland, Aoibhe Longworth for Gillian Loughnane, Kiera Leahy, Aoife Burke   

Under 8 Blitz 

Our under 8 girls had their next blitz of the year on Saturday morning when they travelled to Lusmagh to play Lusmagh and Shinrone.  The girls had an excellent morning and played some great camogie.  Thank you to Lusmagh Camogie Club for hosting the morning. 

Fixture for the week ahead: 

Thursday, 5th August, Under 14 against Lusmagh/Drumcullen in Kinnitty at 7.15 pm 

Offaly Senior Camogie 

Congratulations to Eleanor who lined out for the Offaly Senior Camogie team in their Championship match against Limerick on Sunday in Banagher.  Unfortunately, Offaly came out on the wrong side of the result and now go on to meet Down in the relegation semi final.

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