The U18’s played St. Cronan’s in the final group stage game of the championship on
Sunday last in Roscrea. Playing against the wind in the first half, Kilruane got off to a
great start, scoring 1-2 in the first fifteen minutes. St. Cronan’s responded with three
unanswered points until a long range free by Claire Kennedy was flicked to the net by
Nuala Ryan. The final action of the first half was a point by St. Cronan’s, bringing the
half-time score to 2-2 to 0-4.
Playing with the wind in the second half, Kilruane were
always in control and ran out eventual winners 4-4 to 0-5. Kilruane now play Thurles
in the County Quarter-final on this Sunday 6th in the Ragg at 12 noon.