Girls section weekly roundup by Bill Hayes
In the U-12 Division 1, Holycross won 4-0 at Martinstown with two goals from Isobel O'Rourke and one each from Rachel McGovern and Caoimhe Gorman
Also in this league, Ballylanders were 1-0 winners over Murroe, Ciara McCarthy scoring after 20 minutes in a great game and Sophie Higgins was Bally's player of the match. Best for Murroe were
Laura Quaid, Leanne Ryan and Roisin Dunlea.
U-12 Girls League, Division 1, Knocklong 0 Kilmallock 1,
Kilmallock dominated the first half but failed to make their procession count and it was nil 0-0 at half time. Early in the second half, Emma Barrett shot from outside the Knocklong box to give Kilmallock a deserved lead. Knocklong came back strong and it took a couple of great saves from Collette McHugh to keep Kilmallock ahead.
Best for Kilmallock: Aisling Dwane, Collette McHugh, Emma Barrett, Zoe Walsh, Claire McCormack, Amy Fitzgerald, Lucy Chawke
In the 16s league, Esra Kangal scored a hattrick as Corbally were 4-2 winners over Charleville, Stephanie Nunan was also on target for Corbally.
In division 1, Regional Utd prevailed 2-1 against Ballylanders, Anna Horan and Eva Carew from the penalty spot were Regional's scorers. This was a close encounter with the more experienced home defense
marshalled by Eva Carew nullifying the Bally front runners and ensuring they held on to win. Best performers for Regional were Laura Scanlon, Anna Horan, Eva Carew, Niamh Moriarty and Orlagh Flanagan.
Girls Leagues (points with games played in brackets)
Murroe 15 (5), Rathkeale 9 (4), Kilmallock 6 (5), Corbally 6 (6), Charleville 4 (6)
U-16 Division 1
Holycross 17 (7), Regional 13 (8), Ballylanders 8 (7), 4 (8)
Corbally 16 (6), Regional 13 (6), Aisling/Annacotty 10 (7), Charleville 8 (7), Holycross 4 (6), Kilmallock 2 (6)
U-14 Division 1
Murroe 18 (7), Ballylanders 12 (6), Knocklong 9 (6), Mungret 6 (6), Castle Utd 0 (5)
Charleville 22 (8) Champions, Corbally 9 (7), Aisling/Annacotty 7 (8), Regional 4 (7)
U-12 Division 1
Kilmallock 22 (8), Ballylanders 16 (7), Knocklong 12 (7), Murroe 9 (7), Croom 7 (7), Holycross 4 (7), Castle Utd 0 (5)
U-12 Division 2
Mungret 19 (7) Champions, Charleville B 10 (6), Holycross B 3 (6), Murroe 3 (6)
SUNDAY, MARCH 16
Girls U-14 Premier
Kilmallock v Aisling/Annacotty 2.00, Charleville v Corbally 2.00, Holycross v Regional 2.00
Girls U-14 Division 1
Murroe v Knocklong, 11.00, Ballylanders v Castle Utd, 2.00
Girls U-10 8-a-side non competitive League
Holycross A v Regional, 1.00, Knockainey v Holycross B, 1.00, Murroe v Charleville B, 1.00, Ballylanders v Charleville A, 1.00
Notes for Team managers:
Due to backlog of games at all schoolgirls age groups, please be advised that your team may be assigned weekday fixtures after weekend of March 22/23. This is necessary to ensure timely completion of leagues and for cup competitions to commence.
Clubs that won trophies last season must return them to Pat Dunne, Noel Regan or Joe McCormack or any committee member by Friday, March 21. Failure to do so will result in fines as per league rule.