Round 2 game v cobh was played on Monday 7th September in a thrilling encounter on Magners hill with two very evenly match teams. Amy O’Connell opened up the scoring with a point which was then followed on the 2.5min mark with a goal by team mate Aoibhe Daly. Cobh recovered well and Replied with 2 goals up the other end. A long ball in from Ciara Kennedy set up aoibhe for her second goal of the day . Cobh responded with converted free. A great run from Amy O’Connell Led to hand pass goal which Amy then followed with a point just before the break.
Half time score youghal. 3-2 cobh 3-4 .
Youghal started the second half well and Amy opened the scoring again with 2 points from frees. More scores from aoibhe and Amy followed suit. With 15 mins to go it was tit for tat, neither team wanting their season to end . cobh converted 2 frees in sucession up the other end. Giving them a 1 point lead deep into injury time. A fantastic clearance from Avril Cashman and the ball was back up in the youghal half. Natasha Kilgannon was Fouled by an under pressure cobh defence. Amy converted the free, and it was a drawn game once again. A heavy hit on Avril Cashman after the ball was struck lead to a free for the last Puck of the game , which Amy converted to give us a 1 point victory. Well done to all players and management.
Final score youghal 3-9 cobh 3-8
Team: Kate Maccarthy, Makena von Ronn Quinn, Rion Walsh, Ruby Kennedy,Carmen von Ron Quinn, Avril Cashman, Eimear O’Regan, Alex Cashman Amy O’Connell (1-8), aisling Kenneally, Ciara Kennedy, Natasha Kilgannon, Emma Delaney, Abi kitson, Aoibhe Daly(2-1) Subs Jane savage for Abi kitson