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Munster Junior Football B Final Victory

St. Brigid’s claimed a fantastic victory in the Munster Junior B Final in a thrilling game in Fitzgerald Stadium on Monday 26th February. On a very cold but sunny day the Killarney girls put on an excellent team display that was their best performance of the year.

In the first half the Pres girls took advantage of the strong wind and scored a quickfire 5 goals to see them into a commanding lead by half time.

The second half was a different prospect, as Rathmore had some very dangerous attacks, but they were held to 6 points by a resolute Killarney defence. St. Brigid’s held on to win a very open and exciting game that entertained the large crowd in attendance. The final score was St.Brigid’s 6-09 Scoil Phobail Sliabh Luachra Rathmore 2-08

After the game player of the match and captain, Anna Clifford accepted the cup on behalf of her team and thanked Rathmore for a great game, the ground staff for the use of Fitzgerald Stadium and Sean Joy, the referee, for officiating. Anna also paid special mention to her own teammates and the management team of Paudie Breen and teacher, Ms. Adrienne Brosnan.

The St. Brigid’s team now march on to represent Munster in the All Ireland competition in two weeks time. They will face Meath and Leinster champions, Eureka Secondary School, Kells in the semi -final.