The County Championship Final: Kinsale v Bishopstown took place at Redmonds pitch near Cork Airport on Saturday 16th June.
With weather conditions playing a major role and the dominance of the Kinsale half back line, where Kelly Marie Crowley and Tracy Mc Carthy played their hearts out on the wings, resulted in all the play and scores in favour of Kinsale at the end of the first half with a 3-4 to 0-0 scoreline.
It took Bishopstown some time at the beginning of the 2nd half to find their form and play the advantage that was on offer from the elements. In this time period Kinsale were lucky to push their advantage by another 1goal and 1 point.
When referee Ian O Brien from Middleton blew his whistle the score read Kinsale 4-5 Bishopstown 3-4. Team captain Emma O Brien was presented with the trophy from PRO of Cumann Peil Gael na mBan, Corcai.
Team Laura Neville, Sarah Mc Carthy. Aoife Desmond . Joanne Connell, Kelly Marie Crowley, Armelle Ogden, Tracy Mc Carthy. Eaodain O Leary, Emma O Brien Capt. (0-1), Alanna Landers, Ciara Forde, Hestor Mc Carthy, Sadhbh O'Leary (4-1), Georgia Gould(0-2), Juliette Cronin (0-1), Siobha Dolan, Michelle Graef, Emma Stokes, Jane Harrington, Jenny Walsh, Cara O Dwyer, Anna Walsh and Emma Coughlan.
pic: Catherine Murphy
For more on this article check out the Summer edition of the Kinsale Newsletter which will be out in July.