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Underage Football academy in full swing

Our underage football academy is going strong under the stewardship of Eoin Hogan and his fellow coaches.
Training continues every Wednesday evening from 6 to 7pm for all 6,7,and 8 year old.
All new comers are extremely welcome

Munster Senior Camogie Champions 2017

Massive congratulations to Limerick camogie girls and especially our own Sinead McNamara and Laura O Neill who captured the Munster Senior Camogie Championship following an excellent victory over Cork over the weekend.
Both Na Piarsaigh girls starting the final with Laura in goals and Sinead at corner back in the history making victory.

The All Ireland Championship is now a group stage with Limerick grouped with Cork, Offaly, Tipperary and Wexford. We wish the squad the very best of luck.

Intermediate Hurlers get first Win

Our Intermediate hurlers recorded their first victory of the Nick Green Sponsored Intermediate Hurling Championship by virtue of a good if not controversial 1 point victory over Dromcollogher Broadford palyed in Croagh on Sunday evening.
Playing with the strong breeze in the first half the lads hurled well with some great scores taken.
Points from Jerome Boylan, David Sheppard and Reuben MCarthy had us in an early lead and futhter Sheppy scores had us 6 to 1 in front. 
A long delievery from Mark Ryan fell kindly to David Sheppard who dispatched low to the net to open an 6 points gap and one which would last until half time and a scoreline of 1-12 to 1-6
The second half we got points from Reuben McCarthy, Mark Ryan, Neil O Gorman and Sheppy to stretched our lead to 8points.
However Drom weren’t lying down and 2 quick fire goals had them right back in the contest.
With time fast approaching the finish we tacked on 2 points from John Madden and minor Ger Kearns which untimately proved to be the winning one.
On the final whistle the referee deemed the game a draw much to the annoyance of the Na Piarsaigh crowd.
However common sense shown through and a recount from the referee and the scoreline ended
Na Piarsaigh 1-18 Dromcollogher Broadford 3-11
Team: Evan Condon, Pa Guinane, Brian Hartnett(capt), Pauric Heaney, Evan O Brien, Aidan Hennessy, Dean McLoughlin, Mark Ryan(0-1), Jerome Boylan(0-1), Neil O Gorman(0-2), John Madden(0-1), Eoghan Keogh(0-1), Reuben McCarthy(0-2), David Sheppard(1-9,6f),Evan Gilvarry.
Subs used..Ger Kearns(0-1), Gearoid Synnott

Intermediate Camogie team win Plate Final

Congratulations to the Intermediate camogie girls who had a hard fought victory in the Intermediate Plate final over a gallant Ballybrown team on Sunday.

Great to see the girls back in the winning enclosure after an absence of a few years.
A very good display from the girls who ran out narrow winners 2-5 to 1-5 in the end.
Team: Laura O Neill, Keeva Palmer, Claire Casey, Roisin McNamara(capt), Lorna Flanagan, Sinead McNamara, Sinead Madden, Aoife Wilson(0-3,2f), Rachel Considine(0-2), Ciara Hogan, Aoife Henn, Jackie McGrew, (1-0), Eve Meaney(1-0), Niamh Tuite, Alma O Brien.
Subs: Rachel Murray, Shona Lynch, Laura Grimes, Emma O Rahilly
Best wishes to all the girls involved in up coming exams

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