Castlemitchell u14's travelled to Castledermot tonight for the quarter final of Group D Feile tonight. It was a tense game throughout with Castlemitchell going into an early lead which they held going into half time with good movement from the forwards and tight defending from the defence. With 5 poals in the first half Castlemitchell were playing some good football but Castledermot would keep going and into the second half scored some good goals as well to go into the last few minutes with Castlemitchell holding on to a narow lead to finish on a scoreline of 7-7 to 7-6. Castlemitchell now play the winners of Grange and Cappagh.
Scorers for Castlemitchell were R Kavanagh 3-1,L Ward 2-0,A Fanning 1-2 ,C Roycroft1-1,J Corcoran 0-1 and L Maher 0-1.
Team on the night D Ashton,K Sheehan,S Kelly,M Kelly,A Doyle,J Harris,T Whelan, R Harris,R Kavanagh,J Corcoran,L Ward,C Roycroft,L Maher,A Fanning,J Whelan,E Lawless,W Roycroft,J Corcoran and K Cooper.
Best on the night S Kelly,J Harris,R Kavanagh,R Harris and J Corcoran.
U8's trip to Croke Park 2017
Castlemitchell's u8s enjoyed a great day out to play a game of football in the Gaa Headquarters Croke Park yesterday. All left early yesterday morning for the trip to Dublin where they got to go down to the dressing rooms and warm up areas in the Cusack Stand. Then they played 2 teams of football on Croke Park and then all went up the steps of the Hogan Stand to lift the cup. After leaving Croke Park they all enjoyed McDonalds on the way home. A great day was had by all and a day they will never forget.
Best of luck to Castlemitchell's u8's and coaches that are playing inCroke Park today. Photo's will follow.
U14's second round Feile
Castlelemitchell travelled to Grange on Sunday morning for round 2 of Feile.On a beautiful morning for football Castlemitchell's young team came up against a very good Grange team and the game finished on a scoreline of Grange 9-7 Castlemitchell 5-4.
In the first half Grange were moving the ball swiftly and Castlemitchell were finding it difficult to get the ball up to the forwards but when they did they created chances. Grange went in at half time in a good lead but Castlemitchell came out in the second half with 1 goal and a point to bring the score closer but Grange kept moving the ball and with some goals from both sides Grange finished out stronger.
Team on the day E Lawless,J Whelan,K Sheehan,T Whelan,A Doyle,J Harris,M Kelly,R Kavanagh,L Ward,D Ashton,R Harris,J Corcoran,L Maher,S Kelly and A Fanning.
U14's Feile Round 1 Castlemitchell v Rheban
Castlemitchell travelled to Rheban this morning for the first round of u14s feile. In difficult conditions Castlemitchell started brightly and were moving the ball swiftly to the forwards. It was proving difficult for both teams to put scores on the board but once Castlemitchell got ahead they never looked back to finish on a scoreline of 8-4 to 0-3. Castlemitchell defence were on top and were keeping Rheban out to shoot from long distance .
Best for Castlemitchell were James Harris, Andrew Doyle, Kyle Shehan james Corcoran and Mark Kelly.
Team on the day was D Ashton Mulhall,L Maher,S Kelly,K Sheehan,M Kelly,J Harris,T Whelan, R Kavanagh,L Ward,J Corocran, R Harris,A Doyle,O Fennin,A Fanning,K Cooper and J Whelan.
Next up is against Naas at home on Sunday 26th.
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