O’Loughlin’s were too strong for Glenmore

by on the 14th of October 2023

O’Loughlin Gaels 1-15

Glenmore 0-10

By Aoife Lanigan, PRO

O’Loughlin Gaels are through to the Shaws Department Stores Intermediate Semi Final after beating Glenmore in Grennan, Thomastown last Sunday afternoon

Laura Doherty opened the scoring with a point from play for Glenmore. But O’Loughlin’s scored the next three points through Abigael Egan and Laura Greene (2). Annie Kirwan pointed a free for Glenmore before Abigael Egan hit a pinpointed across field pass to Laura Greene to add a point for O’Loughlin’s

Over the next 10 minutes, no scores were added to either tallies, before Laura Murphy added a point for O’Loughlin’s, then Danielle Quigley also added a point for the Cityside

Glenmore scored the next three points through Olive Donnelly and Elizabeth Phelan (2)

Aisling Butler and Annie Kirwan swapped points before Butler and Laura Murphy closed out the scoring for the first half with points for O’Loughlin’s to leave them 0-9 to 0-6 ahead at the interval

On the resumption of play, O’Loughlin’s Laura Greene played a sliotar upfield, Abigael Egan fielded the high ball, turned and hit an unstoppable shot past the Glenmore goalie

Laura Greene added a point from play for O’Loughlin’s before Laura Doherty and Annie Kirwan (f) slotted over points for Glenmore

Laura Murphy converted a free for the Cityside. Laura Greene then scored a great point for O’Loughlin’s on the run after a pinpoint pass from Danielle Quigley

Annie Kirwan scored Glenmore’s final two points of the match through placed balls. O’Loughlin’s scoring the last three points through Laura Murphy (2f) and Eva Collins to leave the final score 1-15 to 0-10

Scorers – O’Loughlin Gaels – Laura Greene 0-5, Laura Murphy 0-5 (0-3f), Abigael Egan 1-1, Aisling Butler 0-2, Danielle Quigley, Eva Collins 0-1 each

Glenmore – Annie Kirwan 0-5 (5f), Laura Doherty, Elizabeth Phelan 0-2 each, Olive Donnelly 0-1

O’Loughlin Gaels – Kate Furlong, Sheena O’Keeffe, Neasa Galwey, Ailbhe Galwey, Jen Holohan, Danielle Quigley, Jen O’Keeffe, Nyah Egan (Capt), Laura Greene, Abigael Egan, Laura Murphy, Emma Poyntz, Aoife Shealy, Aisling Butler, Eva Collins

Subs – Riona Crowley for Nyah Egan, Ava O’Grady for Aoife Shealy, Ava Vaughan, Ena Lawlor, Siofra O’Leary, Siun Crowley, Amy Byran, Hannah Quinn, Emma Dillon, Holly Kinchella, Sarah Blanchfield, Iveta Vasiliauskaite, Laura Butler, Ruth Nelson, Shauna Ryan

Glenmore – Alison Donnelly, Eabha Mullally, Chloe Mullally, Aisling Irish, Oonagh Malone, Marie Claire O’Dwyer, Sara May Walsh, Aoife Byrne, Helen Hoynes, Annie Kirwan, Suziemay Aylward, Amy Cody, Emma Kelly, Laura Doherty, Elizabeth Phelan

Subs – Olive Donnelly for Suziemay Aylward, Mairead Mullally for Elizabeth Phelan, Aideen Ryan, Ellen Doherty, Breeanna Beirne, Kaylan Doyle, Caithlin Donnelly, Aoife Daly, Ella Hoyes

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