TG4 Goal of the Year: Congratulations to Michelle Reynolds as her goal against Clare in the All Ireland semi final on 1st September has been nominated as one of the goals of the year on TG4. Lets all get behind Michelle and vote on line at http://tg4.ie/spor/cuil/peil.asp for Peil M. No details of text voting have yet been received but will hopefully be available soon.
Intermediate B Championship: Congratulations to St Marys on a great win in the final on Saturday against Glencar Manorhamilton. This was a historic win for the Carrick side who were defeated by Ballinaglera in the Junior A Final last month and have now recorded a Championship title at a higher grade. Since that narrow defeat the side have improved and played with great confidence since, defeating Intermediate teams Bornacoola and St Josephs on their way to the title.
All Star Awards: Best of luck to Ann Marie Cox, Mary McKeon, Sinead Brennan, Maeve Quinn and Sarah McLoughlin who will attend the All Stars Banquet on Saturday evening next in the City West Hotel when the 2007 All Stars are announced. Another honour will also be awarded as Mary Quinn receives the 2007 Hall of Fame Award.
Division 2 Shield: Annaduff qualified for the Division 2 shield final in two weeks time with a 2-11 to 1-10 win over neighbours Bornacoola on Sunday afternoon in an entertaining game. Bornacoola started best with points from Kelly Howard, Orla Bohan and a Louise Farrell before an Ann Marie Cox point opened Annaduffs account. An Orla Gill goal wiped out the Bornacoola lead and furthe points from Maeve Rowley and a second Cox free put Annaduff further in front. Kelly Howard and Ann Marie Cox swopped points before both sides scored two further points each from Louise Farrell (2) and Ann Marie Cox and Eleanor Glancy to leave Annaduff 1-6 to 0-6 ahead at the break. A point and a goal from Ann Marie Cox put Annaduff further ahead at the Beginning of the second half but the Bors responded with and Orla BohanÓgoal. Cox pointed again from a free but Fiona Reilly pointed with a goal chance. With the scores going from end to end Annaduff pointed again from Clare Gill but two further Bornacoola points from Reilly and Howard cut the deficit again. Another Cox free was cancelled by a Reilly point as Bornacoola cut the deficit to a single goal with minutes remaining but the ever accurate Cox finished the game with another point to see Annaduff safely through. Ballinaglera will meet newly crowned Intermediate B champions St Marys in the second semi final next week in a repeat of the Junior A championship final.
Club Forum: Leitrim County Board are holding a club forum for all clubs to discuss the club structure in the county on Wednesday evening 14th November in The Bush Hotel at 800pm. All club players and officials are welcome to attend this very important forum to have their say on the development of the game in the county over the next few years.
14-Nov-07 by Patricia Bohan – Ladies PRO