Douglas retain Cork County U16A title
Douglas and Ballinhassig played a great game of Camogie in Coachford on Sunday morning, where they contested the Under 16 æA’ County Final for 2009. There was nothing between the two teams with three points each at half time.
Douglas started strong in the second half by scoring an excellent point but Ballinhassig were quick to reply, bringing the score to four points each. Douglas had a great goal opportunity, which they took to make the score 1-4 to 0-4 with 20 minutes to go.
Ballinhassig responded with a point but Douglas replied with two more points leaving the scoreline, 1-6 to 5 points. Ballinhassig just couldn’t get past the Douglas full back line after that. The City girls pulled away by getting another goal and securing four more points. When the final whistle was blown – Douglas retained their Title as U16 æA’ Champions on a scoreline of 2-10 to 0-5.
Best for Ballinhassig were – Audrey Walsh, Emma Jordan, Miriam Reardon, Aisling O’Brien and Orla Murray.
Best for Douglas were – Siobhan O’Mahony, Alison Peate, Sarah Kavanagh, Shannon Dempsey and Claire Shine
Player of the Match was Claire Shine (Douglas).