1st Division League - St Nicholas 1; Borris 2: Borris travelled to solohead last sunday morning needing a win to clinch the league title and achieved that ambition with a hard fought win over St Nicholas who were also in the running for the title.St Nicholas started well and had a few early chances before Borris came more into the game with ml ivors and ml butler getting on top in midfield.Borris hit the front after 30 minutes when aiden healy scored from close range after richard mc carthys shot was saved.It stayed 1 nil to borris at the break.Both sides had chances early in the 2nd half before borris went 2 up when matt shorthall headed powerfully to the back of the net from a blondie ivors free kick on the hour mark.Borris almost made it 3 when richard mc carthy had a goal dissallowed and noel bourke hit the crossbar.St Nicholas made it 2/1 in the 90th minute from the penalty spot but Borris held on to record a brilliant victory to seal the title which was richly deserved by mentors and players alike after a long season stretching back to last july.Captain martin darmody recieved the cup after the game and celebrations began.Borris will also contest the shield final against the same opponents in 2 weeks time where they will seek to do the double.Team,Conor Bannon,Ml Byrne,Jamie Maher,Matt Shorthall, David Duggan, Martin Darmody, Aiden Healy, Ml Ivors, Ml Butler, Noel Bourke, Richard Mc Carthy,Ken Ryan, Shane Quigley, Matt Kavanagh, Joe Grace, Colm Ryan, Aiden Slattery.
U12 Cup Semi Final - Peake Villa 0, St Kevins 2: St Kevins u 12 side had a great win over local rivals peake villa in thurles last saturday to reach the cup final.This team has been improving all season under the astute management of kevin burrows and fully deserve their place in the cup final which will be played in the coming weeks.
U14 Team win tournament in Ayr: St Kevins u14 team and management made the long trip to Ayr in Scotland last weekend and won out the tournament played at the haven resort with up to 100 teams taking part.This was a brilliant achievement by the team who won all of their 4 matches with victory on saturday against galston glasgow and kilmarnock followed up on sunday with 2 more wins against glasgow celtic and hearts. more details next week.
Fai Soccer Camp takes place in newhill park this summer from 11th to 15th of july.Entry forms available at clubhouse and all local shops.
Academy for 6 to 8 year old boys and gils takes place on all weather in newhill park every sunday from 11 to 12 o clock.All are welcome,just turn up and ejoy the coaching.