THE Kerry minors travelled to Kildare on Sunday last for this quarter-final clash. Kerry started the better and with two goals from alanna Maunsell, 1-2 from Sara murphy, along with points from Ann Marie Leen and with Kildare managing just a point from a free, the score at half-time was 3-5 to 0-1.
The second half continued much the same as the first, and with aoife Fitzgerald switched to the forward line she put away 1-1. The game was over as a contest, and despite kildares physicality and a chances at goal, with only the keeper to beat they managed just another point from the second half.
Kerry ran out winners with Patrice Diggin, Jessica Fitzell and Eirne Ni Dheasmhunaigh all getting on the scoresheet, on a score line of 4-9 to 0-1. Westmeath or Down await them in the semi-final due to be played this Saturday with venue and time to be announced. A good win, but sterner opposition await this team. Blitz AN Under 10 blitz was hosted by Cillard last Sunday. An Under 14 development squad participated in an inter-county blitz hosted by Limerick last Sunday, and it was great to see girls from Listowel and the spa on the panel.
Causeway 2-4 Templeglantine 0-0 CAUSEWAY'S first win of the league.
Cillard 0-1 Newcastlewest 6-5
A STRONG performance by the Limerick club who are vying for Féile this year.
THE quarter-final clash between Cillard and Ballyagran was postponed due to a venue error. This has been re-scheduled for Friday, April 21 in Ballyagran at 6.30. In the U16 B Causeway play Knockaderry in the semi-final at a time and date to be set.
CLANMAURICE faced glenroe from east limerick and accounted for themselves well on a score line of 7-10 to 0-1which was played in Newcastlewest last Sunday.
THE Féile na Gael first round throws in this Sunday with Causeway and Cillard facing each other in the first of a three way game system. Venue and time to be announced.