End of season success for Clonard Juniors

July 5, 2015

20150627_200638 20150627_200051 20150627_200045Clonard Juniors have capped a successful year by winning the U10 and U12 end of year
tournament in Lagan valley leisureplex.

The tournament, run by Cathal Brugha consisted of six clubs competing at Mini and Maxi levels.

Clonard U12’s narrowly beat a strong Brugha team in a great final, with some very entertaining polo played by both sides.
In the final minute Charlie Murphy scored to leave it 3-2 and Clonard triumphant.

The U10 team were fairly unchallenged, beating Lisburn, Donegal Diamonds and Bangor to reach the final against Cathal Brugha.

After a very close match ending in 2 goals apiece, they went to penalties.
The two goal keepers were outstanding with only 1 goal scored for each team after 3 shots.
After another 4 shots from each side with no more score, Cormac Burke put one in the net for Clonard
Niall McSherry saved the final shot from Brugha, and the celebrations began.