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KILKERRIN UNITED NOTES
Kilkerrin United completed an historic treble on Saturday evening in Lecarrow when they defeated Hodson Bay Athletic 2-1 to add the RDFL First Division Cup to the RDFL Division One Championship & the TP Brennan Connacht Shield. Hodson Bay started the brighter and were unlucky not to have taken an early lead when a close-range effort came back off the post.
Declan Murphy broke the deadlock in the 24th minute when he rifled home a shot in what was Kilkerrin’s first attack. In the 44th minute Keith Mahon was upended in the penalty area and Declan Murphy doubled the lead from the penalty spot. Hodson Bay Athletic pulled a goal back early in the second half but they were unable to find an equaliser and Kilkerrin held on for victory.
Well done to all the players & management on a remarkable season.
U14 girls had an impressive win over Ballaghaderreen FC on Saturday.
U16 girls played in a blitz in Newbridge on Friday. Thanks to Shiven Rovers for arranging the event.
U11 boys hosted Glen Celtic Friday evening. Eoin Morrisey, Shay Collins, Tiernan Kilmartin & Sam Nolan were all on target for Kilkerrin in a great team performance. Well done to both teams and all involved.
U12 boys drew 2-2 with Glen Celtic with Cillian Brennan & Enda Keane on target.
U14 boys drew 3-3 with Skyvalley Rovers thanks to an Oisín Keane hat-trick.
U16 boys had a hard-earned 2-1 win against CP Ajax with goals from Ciarán Lee & Cathal Fallon.
Many thanks to all who supported the club by purchasing an annual lotto ticket.
Congratulations to the boys and girls who made their First Holy Communion in Clonberne on Sunday last.
GLEN CELTIC AFC
CLAREMORRIS GOLF CLUB
Weekend results sponsored by St Colmans Credit Union
1st Joe Leonard 40pts
2nd Eoin Predergast 41 pts (junior)
1st Dympna Clarke 73nett (back 6)
Birdie comp: Eoin Prendergast, Tom Boyle, Martin Murphy
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