On Wednesday evening Summerhill and Navan O Mahony's faced off in the U14 Division 3 Final. Summerhill started the stronger with great points from Lauren Balfe and Grace Ennis. Playing with a strong breeze Summerhill took full advantage of it, a long ball in from Aisling McCabe, was finished brilliantly by Rebecca King for Summerhill's first goal. The half time score was Summerhill 2-06 O'Mahony's 0-01.
Playing against the wind in the second half, Summerhill had to work very hard to keep possession, great work from Lauren McDaniel Ryan and Lea Murray, saw Summerhill get two more goals, taken superbly by Niamh Ryan.
Navan O Mahony's did make come back in the second half, scoring 4 points without reply. Under pressure Summerhill's backs Mary-Kate Lynch, Annie Madden and Lauren Healy coped brilliantly. A fantastic save from Kiely Burke in the dying minutes denied Navan O Mahony's the goal they were searching for.
Summerhill had a phenomenal team performance, every player has given their all at every game and training session, which you could see at the final whistle. Final score Summerhill 5-08 Navan O'Mahoneys 0-07.
Date of Match:
Keely Burke, Katie Donoghue, Lauren Healy, Annie Madden, Laura Balfe, Lauren McDaniel Ryan , Emma Tallon,Niamh Ryan, Grace Ennis, Grace Nangle, Emily Martin, Laura Martin, Aisling McCabe, Lea Murray, Mary-Kate Lynch, Rebecca King, Rebecca Quinn.
Managers Julianne Scanlon & Ciara Daly .