Thursday 26 April 2018

Disappointing start

Wicklow lose out to North Dublin boys


THE Wicklow & District Schoolboys/Girls League squad got their U-12 SFAI Leinster Inter-League Competition off to a disappointing start on Saturday when they were unfortunate to lose out to the North Dublin Schoolboys League at the Woodlands in Greystones.


In a very competitive and closely fought encounter, the visitors managed to steal a 1-2 win to secure the first their first points of the campaign.

The Woodlands proved to be a haven of activity for schoolboy football over the weekend, with the WDSL U-13 squad also embarking on their SFAI Leinster Inter-League journey later that afternoon. Just like the U-12's, they faced the NDSL but thankfully the U-13's enjoyed a slightly more successful opener; securing a 1-1 draw against the Dubliners.

WDSL U-12: 1. Eoin O'Neill, 2. Ben Fennell, 3. Josh Mills, 4. Ryan Kenny, 5. Ted Crossingham, 6. Sean Crowley, 7. Thomas Lynch, 8. Keith Carty, 9. Mark Cullen, 10. Liam Moore, 11. Jack O'Reilly.

SUBS: Benjamin Clarke, Ethan O'Neill, Daniel Bruce, David O'Connor, Olufemi, Ciara Dease, Shane Cullinan, Callum Randall.

NDL U-12: 1. Keith Keogh, 2. Dylan Douglas, 3. Jake Kenna, 4. Harry Fitzgerald, 5. Danny Taffe, 6. Darragh Keating, 7. Chris McFadden, 8. Oisin Gannon, 9. Kevin Mohammed, 10. Benny Mihetsca, 11. Harry Groome.

SUBS: Calum Buchan, Sean O'Rourke, Peciale Noutaza, Lorcan O'Dell, Alep Cetiner, Rasaq Alamu, Ethan Mathare. Referee: Thomas 'Tucker' Dowling. Assistants: Dave Jameson and Gerry Boland.