2nd Victory for St Clare’s
Double celebrations for Mrs O’Rourke as her Senior team clenched the Connacht final. This is the second Connacht title for the school in 8 days. The ladies played Colaiste Einde, Galway in Swinford. It was a titanic battle as St Clare’s were 6 points down at half time (3-3 to 0-6) and they won by two (1-12 to 3-4) after a last minute goeal. In what was a nail biting game showing unbelievable heart and determination by all on the St Clare’s team. Hats off to the wonderful St Clare’s supporters who rallied the team at key junctures throughout the contest. This is a historic occasion for the school. The team was captained by Ava Fowley and Player of the match was awarded to Dearbhla Rooney.
Team: Chloe McPartlin, Hannah Johnston, Emer Clancy, Ava Fowley, Roisin Flanagan, Mary Broughton, Saoirse Maguire, Eadaoin Clancy, Aoife Gilmartin, Chloe Rooney, Dearbhla Rooney, Orlaith Kelly, Leah Fox, Aoife McTiernan, Muireann Devaney, Brennagh Harte, Tara McLaughlin, Kate Johnston, Laoise Clancy, Clare Dolan, Mary Catherine Feely, Niamh McInerney, Emma McLoughlin, Emma McMorrow, Laura Fowley, Rachel McPartlin, Cathleen Vesey, Clodagh McGee, Aisling Faulkner. The team would like to thank Mrs O’Rourke who astutely managed them throughout the year, Mr Ward and James Clancy.