Under 16 Team Reports

Under 16 county cup final against Canovee 29/2/2016

After having played Canovee in the regional final and knowing what a quality side they were up

Against ,there biggest concern (a good number of the players)was how were they going to get to
Clonakiltys boiler now that there bus had been cancelled.(let youth have its fling)
With fine weather and a even finer venue the match commenced.
Canovee looked sharp scoring the first 2 points cutting through our defence.
Kilmurry retaliated first scoring a point then a super goal followed again by a second point,we had a match on !
Back and forward the two teams battled it out Canovee scoring a goal and 2 points to Kilmurrys 2 points to level the score
Again Canovee scored 2 points to be 1-06 to 1-04 up exciting stuff.
Fortunately Kilmurry  had a good spell scoring a goal and 4 points to Canovees 1 point to finish
The half 2-08 to Canovee 1-07.
The second half again started full of action and some fine football each team scoring a number of points
At one point Kilmurry were 5 or 6 points up but in true spirit Canovee fought back keeping us all on the edge of our seats
Canovee scored a goal with five minutes to go followed by a point our lead down to just 2 points.
With seconds to go Canovee fought it out right in front of Kilmurrys goal mouth ,five attempts were made to get that elusive goal .
For the Kilmurry supporters all we could see was the reversal of fortunes that we got scoring the winning goal when the two teams met at the regional final.
Fortunately we got the ball out and to hear the final whistle
This time the better team did win .
Final score 2-15 to 2-13 a fantastic Kilmurry win .

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