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LGAA Roundup Ulster are Railway Cup champions

February 16, 2011

By Staff Reporter

The final of the John Dunican Memorial Cup was finally contested on Sunday last between Ulster and Munster. Ulster emerged victors after a second-half come back.

It was a closely fought match with both teams enjoying plenty of possession. Munster made the most of the play in the first half with 1 goal and 7 points to Ulster’s 3 points.

It looked like Munster’s day however. However, in the second half, Ulster came back strong and took some fine scores to eventually equalize and sink a couple of late match goals which secured their win.

Rose Dunican-Healy presented the cup to Dervil Carey the Ulster Captain.

Ulster scorers: Nadine Doherty 1-3, Joanne McKenna 2-3, Monica Slevin 1-0, Marie Flood, Pauline Boylan, Grace Kelly, Clare Tracey 1 pt each.

Munster: Ann Murray 1-1, Pat Meade 1-1, Alison Lineen 0-2, Norma McCarthy 0-3, Mags Dineen 0-1, Marie Curran 0-2.

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Ulster: Colette McGoldrick, Pauline Coleman, Fiona Ward, Monica Slevin, Dervil Carey, Grace Kelly, Sharon Gallagher, Moira Grogan, Rosie O’Reilly, Marie Flood, Joanne McKenna, Clare Tracey, Pauline Boylan, Nadine Doherty

Munster: Cathy Galvin, Ann Holland, Kathleen Hickey, Maree Moloney, Trish Donnelly, Alison Lineen-Leyden, Mags Dineen, Norma McCarthy, Marie Curran, Patrona O’Reilly, Ann Murray, Pat Meade.

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