County League - Laune Rangers vs An Ghaeltact - Wednesday 11th April
An Gaeltacht: 2-3
Laune Rangers U-14 put together another victory in the County League on Wednesday evening last after a 4-15 to 2-3 home win against An Ghaeltacht.
The game started brightly with the rangers forwards moving the ball fast and accurate and this led to early scores being picked off with Patrick Daly and Jamie Clifford to the fore. The team continued their first half dominance playing with the breeze with further well taken scores from the lively Jesse McCormack and tireless midfielder Neil O'Brien these points were follow by first half goals by Jamie Clifford and Cathal Doyle.
Rangers went in at the break with the score at 2-10 to 0-01 after a productive half of play.
The 2nd half saw the visitors playing with the breeze and they started to come more into the game and this lead to early scores from the visitors half forwards. Tenacious defending by the home sides defence kept the Gaeltacht onslaught at bay, indeed some terrific back interplay from captain Tiernan Clifford and Pierce Tyther led to further rangers scores.
An Ghaeltacht did manage to take advantage of conditions and racked up 2 goals in this 2nd half of play while the Rangers forwards picked up where they left off and good movement by each corner forward allowed both Cian O'Shea and Patrick Carey to get their names on the score sheet.
The Team played well from number 1 to 20 and this victory left the team looking forward to a County League Semi-Final.
Thank you to all who came out and supported the team.
Team: Fionan O Sullivan, Tadhg O Sullivan,Darragh O Sullivan,Con Sheehan,Jack Cox,Tiernan Clifford,Pierce Tyther,Cathal Doyle,Neil O Brien,Jessie McCormack,Jamie Clifford,Fiachra Clifford,Cian O Shea,Ptatrick Daly,Patrick Carey,Darragh O Shea,Cathal Joy,Jamie Brosnan,Podge Ahern