Meath completed their Division 1 Group 2 camogie league campaign with a narrow loss to Offaly at Meath Centre of Excellence Dunganny.
The two point defeat for last years Division 2 winners leaves the Royals bottom of the division. The home team started well and led a the break 1-2 to 0-4 thanks to a Beverly Lynch goal.
Offaly got themselves back in to the game early in the second half with two goals from the impressive Siobhan Flannery. Meath staged a mini revival late on and a Megan Thynne goal in the closing stages gave them hope but the Midlanders held on to record their first victory.
Tough going in Division 1 for Meath J.Dolan 0-04, B.Lynch 1-00, S.Hackett 0-01, M.Thynne 1-00, A.Minogue 0-01
Offaly scorers: D.Flynn 0-02, S.Flannery 2-03, O.Kirwan 0-02, A.M Guinan 0-01