Coláiste Ailigh girls go goal crazy to reach Ulster final


Coláiste Ailigh U20 girls are through to the Ulster C Final after a fine win over Loreto Cavan in Dromore, Co Tyrone.
The Letterkenny school girls led 3-02 to 1-03 at the break with goals from Laoise Ryan, Shannon Cunningham and Aoife McCarron.

Ryan went on to add three more to the net with Cunningham and McCarron also on target for a 8-03 to 1-04 victory with keeper Charlie Shevlin and defenders Grace Harkin, Caoimhe Doherty and Sinead MacIntyre outstanding in repelling a number of Cavan attacks.

Shauna Higgins and Anna Flanagan controlled midfield throughout.

The Donegal girls now face Thornhill College in the final.

Sports writer from St Johnston, now based in Letterkenny, with ten years' experience covering sport in Donegal. Was a nominee for NUJ Sports Journalist of the Year in 2010. Honoured by the Donegal Boxing Board in 2016 for his coverage on the sport.

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