The Derry Ladies Senior team lost heavily to Longford last weekend, going down 9.26 to 0.03 in the Junior Championship semi final.
This was after a semi final win over a weakened Carlow side in the quarter final – final score Derry 5.06 Carlow 1.05.
All Ireland U-16 ‘C’ Championship 2016
Hard luck to our County Under 16 panel who came up short in the All Ireland Under 16 C championship final played in Augher during the week. Well done on getting that far and ultimately goals were the difference. Final score Longford 9.05 Derry 3.10.
Quarter Final – 29th June
Fermanagh 2.08 Derry 7.18
Semi Final 1: Leitrim 5.06 Derry 5.10
Semi Final 2: Longford 8.10 Down 4.08
Wednesday 27th July – 7.00pm Final: Derry 3.10 Longford 9.05
The Under 16 panel played Donegal in a challenge game in Owen Beg at the start of the year in cold wintry conditions – see team pic as attached (squad). Action pics as well of Aoife Boorman and Cara Doherty.
Derry went on to qualify for the Under 16 Ulster B Championship final. They lost heavily to Monaghan and won by default over Armagh, thus qualifying for the Ulster B Final.
In the B final played in Magheracloone in Monaghan Cavan defeated Derry on a scoreline of 3.14 to 0.03