An under strength and very young Caltra Cuans put up an excellent performance against Kilmovee Shamrocks (Mayo) in the Connaught League yesterday, but lost the game 4:20 to 4:10.
Kilmovee Shamrocks won this 13 a side tournament last year and produed an hour of excellent, high tempo, football. The game was played in excellent weather conditions in Ballindine yesterday.
Caltra Cuans trailed 2:10 to 2:4 at half time but took the lead after ten minutes of the 2nd half following two great goals. Kilmovee Sharrocks strength in depth and experience came to the fore in the last 15 minutes and the ran out deserving winners.
Caltra Cuans panel:
Lucy Greene, Sinead Flood, Nicole Conway, Helen Cullinane, Aine Tully, Laura Naughton, Meghan Kelly, Sinead Mannion, Emma Naughton, Orlaith Hannon, Ciara Naughton, Aine Mannion, Brid Greene, Yvonne Hannon, Breda Hanlon, Aishling Gavin, Ciara Mannion.