Double win for ” The Gers “
Two great wins for our boys U13 & U14 teams on Saturday afternoon last in a double header at home in Cornelscourt. Our U13 team took on Naomh Barrog B in League 7 round 4 with a 2pm throw in. It was 14 a side with one sub on the full pitch. Shane O Sullivan was our Captain for the game. Having played against the wind in the 1st half we were behind by just the minimum at the short whistle Gers 1:03 Naomh Barrog 1:04.
Playing with the wind into the Dunnes Stores goal in the 2nd half we dominated the play to record our first win in this league. F.T Score Gers 4:08 Naomh Barrog 3:05. A big thanks to J.D, Omar & Hugo from our U12 squad. All 3 were outstanding on the day.
Our U14 team played Lucan Sarsfield B in League 6 round 7 in the second game. It was 15 a side with 5 subs on the full pitch. After playing with the wind in the 1st half we were ahead by just one point at the break H.T Score Gers 3:03 Sarsfields 1:08.
The home team playing against the strong wind 2nd half showed great heart & spirit taking the game to their opponents. They defended brilliantly with Carl making many point blank saves & goal line clearances to record a great win F. T Score Gers 5:05 Sarsfields 2:13. Thanks to Jamie, Peter, Morgan & Alex M from our U13 squad. This win moves the U14 team to 3rd in League 7 table on 10 points.
A big thanks to Austin & helpers the pitch was magnificent marked, lined, flagged & grass cut. A mighty job!!