Leinster Senior Girls League Division 2 Final : Life girls stay on upward curve with senior success
Colaiste Cois Life 2 St Raphaela 0
COLÁISTE Cois Life captured the Leinster Girls Senior League Division 2 title yesterday to cap a promising introduction to schools soccer.
The mixed Irish-speaking secondary school from Lucan have traditionally not had soccer teams, but their senior group changed that four years ago.
Since than they’ve been beaten in a Division One Under-15 final, before claiming their first-ever title in the Under-17 Division Two section.
Yesterday at Peamount United they produced a superb first-half display to see off St Raphaela’s Secondary School from Stillorgan.
Ireland underage international Naima Chemaou opened the scoring from Alex NÍ Chléirigh’s cross, before the latter set-up Siobháin Ní Scolaí for number two.
COLÁISTE COIS LIFE: SiobháIn Ní Scolaí, Rachida Chemaou, Gemma Ní Bhéara Eve Ní hUigín, Amy Ní Chonaire, Alex Ní Chléirigh, Dearbhla Ní Léimigh, Sinéad Ní Chuarta, Sinéad Ní Scanláin, Laoise Ní Mhaolalaidh, Naima Chemaou, Sarah Jane Hecker (c), Holly Holbrook, Holly Ní Ghreagóir and Sorcha Ní Mhaolalaidh.
ST RAPHAELA’S: Chloe Nolan, Ellen Ryan, Paula Ponce, Munirah Ghariani, Claire Martin, Roisin Healy, Dervala Duggan, Simmone Reilly, Kerri Letmon, Mr Ellison Amy Kehoe, Christina O’Hare, Sarah Coghlan, Jenny Moore, Kelly Irwin, Ciara O’Callaghan, Maria Rodriguez