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U14 Girls

posted 7 Jun 2012, 07:23 by Athlone GAA

Date :              29/05/2012

Competition :  U14 Girls

Teams :            Tyrrellspass v Athlone

Venue :            Tyrrellspass

Score :             Tyrrellspass 2-5           Athlone 4-7


The Athlone U14 team travelled to Tyrrellspass on Tuesday night and after a very close encounter came out on top with a scoreline of 4-7 to 2-5. The game was played in an excellent spirit and was of a very high standard. Athlone moved into an early lead with Niamh Byrne very accurate up front with an early goal and point. Tyrrellpass came back strongly and scored a goal themselves. The pattern was similar for the rest of the game with only a point separating the teams with 5 minutes remaining but late scores from Briona Geoghegan and Caoinhe Mannion secured the win. There were super performances all over the team but special mention to Kate O’Connell, Niamh Brady, Chloe Gavin, Ciara Egan and of course Niamh Byrne who scored 3-2.. Athlone scorers on the day were as follows : Niamh Byrne 3-2, Briona Geoghegan 1-2, Ciara Egan 0-1, Caoinhe Mannion 0-1, Rebecca O’Connor 0-1.