Wexford lost out to Offaly, by an 18 point margin, in Saturday’s, Relegation Play Off, in Division 1 of the Littlewoods Ireland Camogie League, at Hawkfield, in Newbridge.
It was a difficult first match in charge for Wexford’s new manager, Buffers Alley man, Barry Kennedy.
Offaly were in the driving position from the very first whistle; at the break they held a 15 point advantage, 2-11 to 0-02.
Wexford had wind assistance for the second half, Mags Byrne scored a goal, Chloe Foxe made a welcome return, as she scored four points of the visitors tally.
Wexford will compete in division 2 next season, and the Intermediate team will be automatically dropped to division 3.
Attention will now focus on the group stages of the Senior All-Ireland Championship, Wexford are drawn in Group 1, consisting of, Offaly, Limerick, Kilkenny and Galway, with the first game, at home to Kilkenny on the 22nd of June.
22nd of June- Wexford v Kilkenny
29th of June- Limerick v Wexford
6th of July- Offaly v Wexford
20th of July- Wexford v Galway