Senior defeat Galtee Rovers to go through to County Semi Final

posted 2 Oct 2011, 15:34 by Moyle Rovers


On Saturday afternoon last our Senior Footballers took on Galtee Rovers in the County Quarter Final. In a closely contested match, there was nothing between the sides in the

first half. Points from Paul Shanahan, Shane Foley, Sean Carey, Sean Keating & Philip Quirke left the half time score Moyle Rovers 0-6 Galtee Rovers 0-6. In the second half our defense held

Galtee Rovers to three points, While Peter Acheson, Paul Shanahan Philip Quirke & Liam Boland all score a point each to leave the Final Score Moyle Rovers 0-10 Galtee Rovers 0-9. They are now through to

the County Semi Final.


Over the weekend the news spread of the sad passing of Dick O Shea, Grangemockler, Father of Marion Power. To Marion, Eamon, Lorraine, Richard & Aoife, To His wife Maisie, Daughters Helena, Jackie & Bernie

his Son Jim & Extended family, our Club extends our deepest sympathy. May he rest in peace.


Our interclub league finals were played last Friday week. Unbeaten through the competition Danni Di Ruzza were winners over Hazel Shanahann 's team. This was a close final with just two points between the teams in the end.The consolation final was played between Laura Grace's team and Sarah Everard's team.The teams were level at half time and Laura's team ran out winners in the second half .Camogie players,managers,and parents then adjourned to hall. Camogie club Chairperson Olivia Shanahan addressed all present and thanked them for their help and great efforts during the year.The team captains and players were then presented with their trophies. Light refreshments finished off a very enjoyable evening.

Our under 12s played Carrick Swans last Saturday week in Carrick.We started slowly and were behind by two points at half time. The second half was the team's best performance of the year as they fought hard to get valuable scores. Emma Tobin showed great bravery in goal and was alert to any danger near the goalmouth..Our backs of Amy Norris,Sarah O'Dwyer,Sarah Hickey and Janice Lonergan were excellent in defending plenty of attacks..Further out Emma Cronin, Eimer Ryan and Kristy Ryan Crotty were superb all through. Kristy scoring some super long range points. Jenny Everard and Rachael Brown worked very hard at centre field Rachael scoring some excellent points.Our forwards Leah McGarry,Roweena Dowling,Aine Fitzgearld and Eadoinn O'Sullivan worked tireless all through. Mention must be made of three super goals,A great ground shot by Aine Ffitzgearld and two great block downs by Eadoinn O'Sullivan on the goalie which forced the ball into the net.The final score was 3-6 to 1-1.It was great to see lots effective ground hurling on the day.Well done to all concerned. The Camogie Club extends its Sympathy to Paddy McMeel and family on the death of Paddy's father,George McMeel, in Co.Monaghan. We extend our sympathy Marion Power and family on the death of Marian's father, Dick O'Shea, of Grangemockler.


The members of the club wish to express their sympathy to Marian Power on the death of her father Dick O Shea South Lodge Carrick On Suir and to Paddy McMeel on the death of his father George , Glaslough Monaghan.