THIS game played on Sunday, March 3, was a historic day for Newmarket Ladies Football club, when our newly-formed junior team travelled to Bandon to play Bandon in the first round of the League.
It is over 20 years since Newmarket last had a ladies junior team and today this newly-formed team did their club proud by exhibiting a thrilling game of football. Newmarket put tremendous pressure on Bandon throughout the game and were complimented on their determination in fighting for every ball until the final whistle.
This team is made up of existing minor, under-21 players and new players who have returned to play junior level.
Team: Caoimhe Meehan, Clare Murphy, Erin Molloy, Orla Kelleher, Clodagh Walsh, Lisa Gillman, Honor O'Flynn, Ciara O'Sullivan, Theresa O'Keeffe, Katrina McCarthy, Katie Sheehan, Helen Guiney, Aoife Murphy, Sinead Daly, Karen Fitzgerald, Mairead Weathers, Christine O'Connor, Patsy O'Reilly, Becky Murphy, Laura Guiney, Edel O'Sullivan, Siobhan O'Connor and Lauren Flanagan.