Ladies: Mixed weekend for Na Fianna
16 May 2017
Na Fianna Ladies suffer defeat in the Senior Football Championship
Royal Gaels 2-11 Na Fianna 0-9
Na Fianna Senior Ladies Footballers were second best to a polished Royal Gaels side when they played Round 2 of the Senior Championship in Dunshaughlin last Sunday evening. The home side held a three point lead at half time on a score line of Royal Gaels 0-7 to Na Fianna 0-4.
Royal Gaels upped their game significantly in the second half and while both teams traded points, the Gaels scored two goals which put the game out of Na Fianna’s reach.
Na Fianna will return to League action next weekend when they play Boardsmill. Championship action will not return again until July.
Na Fianna: Niamh Geraghty; Sinead Murray Emma Coffey; Angela Gorry; Aisling Byrne; Aedeen Slattery; Sarah Jane Farley; Shauna Ennis; Deirdre Murray; Leah Devine (0-1); Aine Kirby (0-2); Sarah Ennis; Meabh Downey (0-4); Katie Queeney; Erin Leddy (0-2).
Junior Football Championship
Na Fianna’s Junior Ladies Football team began their championship campaign with a comfortable victory over the Clonard/Drumbaragh combination in Clonard last Saturday evening.
The game saw an impressive scoring feat from Aisling Ennis, following her long term injury. Other point scorers include Siobhan Kirby; Niamh Kirby; Catherine Neary while goals came from Eimear Fagan; Amy Boland; Grainne Clarke and Sarah Scully.
Na Fianna have to wait until July for their next game in the Championship.
Na Fianna: Alex Dzeriek; Hazel Geraghty; Angela Gorry; Chloe Reilly; Hazel O’Reilly Higgins; Sarah Jane Farley; Ellen O’Hara; Andrea Colgan; Catherine Neary; Eimear Fagan; Niamh Kirby; Siobhan Kirby; Grainne Clarke; Aisling Ennis; Sarah Scully. Subs used Amy Boland, Niamh Coffey.