Published on April 20th, 2018 | by Edelle Henry0
Senior Camogie League: Lavey v Newbridge
This was a high paced, high scoring game with plenty of goal action between two teams who are pitted against each other in the Championship later this season. An early penalty for Lavey was directed low to the net by Aoife Shaw, however Newbridge responded with a goal to level the scoreline again. Eilis Toner and Aine Murphy added further goals to push Lavey into the lead. Newbridge full forward Chloe Henry hit 3 points on the trot for Newbridge, keeping the home side in contention however Lavey appeared to be in control for much of the first half.
Half time score Lavey 3-4, Newbridge 1-5
The second half started much like the first with the sides exchanging goals; Aoife Shaw finding the net for Lavey and Chloe Henry for Newbridge. Nicole Nugent, Emer Stinson and Chloe Henry added further points for Newbrige, however another brace of goals from Maria Rafferty and Eilis Toner ensured that Lavey remained on top. Newbridge looked for a late goal however resolute defending from Laura Scullion and Aine McGill kept Newbridge at bay until the final whistle.
Full time score Lavey 6-8, Newbridge 2-10
Niamh Gribbin, Laura Scullion, Sinead McGill, Claire McGill, Faoiltiarna Ward, Aine McGill, Eimhear McGill, Orlagh O’Kane, Teresa McElroy, Caitriona Toner, Aoife Shaw (2-3 1 penalty, 2 f, 1 45), Claire Diamond, Maria Rafferty (1-2), Aine Murphy (1-1), Eilis Toner (2-2). Subs: Cara McGolderick for Claire McGill.