first_imgDONEGAL’S U14 girls footballers upset all the odds by booking their place in the All-Ireland final with a four point win over favourites Roscommon.The Donegal girls will now represent their county and Ulster in the All-Ireland B Final against Tipperary on July 4.The team went in against the Rossies as underdogs at St Aidan’s GAA Club grounds in Bawnboy, Co Cavan, on Saturday. Playing against the breeze in the first half, Donegal not only contained their opponents, they led from the start and took a two point advantage into the break, Moville’s Kate McClenaghan hitting a lovely goal.And the same player netted again in the second half just as Roscommon were beginning to threaten.Donegal led by 7 points with ten minutes to go – and then Roscommon began to dominate.But the Donegal defence – with keeper Naomh Conaill’s Bronagh Gallagher in fine form – restricted their opponents’ chances to points; with pressure from the defenders forcing a number of wides. Donegal battled to the final whistle to win 2-11 to 0-13.Bronagh Gallagher, Naomh Conaill.Clodagh Skelly, Moville.Ellie Barron, St Mary’s Convoy.Mary Martin, Glenfinn. Eimear Alcorn, Termon.Clodagh Ní Ghallchóir, Gaoth Dobhair.Kate McClenaghan, Moville.Saoirse Bonner, Naomh Muire Sarah Harkin, ArdaraNiamh Harkin, St Eunan’sAoibh Faulkner, Moville (C)Rionach Giles-McMenamin, TermonMegan Havlin, N. Padraig MuffMya Alcorn, TermonAmy Boyle Carr, Naomh ConaillSusanne White, KillybegsEmma McGee, CloughaneelyNiamh Skelly, MovilleClaire Doherty, St Eunan’sAmy Laverty, Mac CumhaillsNiamh Walsh, St Eunan’sNiamh McDonald, MovilleMegan Ryan, MilfordBKellyann Buchanan, MilfordLauren Carr, Fanad GaelsBronagh Durning, MilfordMSarah Trearty, TermonLee Walsh, St Eunan’sClaudia Ward, MilfordMaria Afxentiou, MilfordSophie Connaughton, N ConaillEmma McLaughlin, BuncranaRhona McEniff, BundoranDONEGAL U14 GIRLS BOOK PLACE IN ALL-IRELAND FINAL was last modified: June 14th, 2015 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:all-irelanddonegal ladiesFootballersU14’slast_img read more

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