Gorey beat Muckross with a convincing 4-0 on a blustery day up in Dublin. After a frantic start where possession rocked back and fourth, Gorey eventually broke the deadlock with some accurate passing hockey, leading to Muireann Deegan slotting the ball home. (1-0).
Gorey with the advantage, we had some very good attacking runs by the returning Gillian Bailey, Gorey started to settle into the game. Gorey’s second goal came from a great run by Muireann Deegan who passed a quick ball to Zoe Kenny who duly pushed the ball past the keeper into the net (2-0).
The secoh half saw Sadhbh Corcoran made an immediate impact when she came onto the right wing and found herself perfectly positioned to finish off a great passing move between Ailbhe Booth and Muireann Deegan (3-0).
The fourth and final goal of the game came from a strong Ailbhe Booth pass into the circle which was cleverly deflected by Muireann Deegan in (4-0) Despite the lead, Gorey stayed alert to ensure another clean sheet.
Team. Fiona Mythen (Capt), Vicky Hughes, Ruth Evans, Gillian Bailey, Corrina Bailey, Nicola Ryan, Ailbhe Booth, Robyn Swords, Zoe Kenny(1), Sarah Merrigan, Muireann Deegan (2), Sabhdh Corcoran(1), Olive McGarry, Odile Evans.