The MUNSTERGROUP Insurance Clare Community Games Hurling competition for U-11 boys was held on Bank Holiday Monday in Kilkishen hurling field. It was coordinated by Pat Loughnane and a group of helpers. The referees were Rory McGann & Noel McInerney. Ten teams competed for the honour to represent Clare in the Munster finals in July.
There were a number of very close & exciting matches.
Doora/Barefield (Maroon) came out on top having overcome Quin/Clooney & Cratloe and they met Sixmilebridge/Kilmurry in the semi final this was a very closely contested match it was 2-2 each at full time after the first term of extra time Sixmilebridge/Kilmurry were 1 pt to nil but in the second half the Doora/Barefield side edged forward to win 3pts to 1pt.
Derg who won the silver medals beat Clarecastle/Ballyea & Doora/Barefield (White) to come up against Inch/Kilmaley/Connolly in the semi final. That was a very close fought game with Derg coming out on top with just 1 score to spare 2-1 to 1-1. Inch/Kilmaley/Connolly beat SIxmilebridge/Kilmurry for the Bronze medals with a score of 4-3 to 2-1.
1st Doora/Barefield (Maroon) –Oisin Enright, Seamus O Grady, Donnacha Frawley,
Martin Frawley, Brendan Keane, Liam Kenny, Cormac Maher, Caleb Mahoney, Eoin McMahon, Francis Meaney< Eoin Monaghan, Jack Moran, Michael Nash, Odhran O’Conaill, Ciaran O’Driscoll, Daniel O’Toole
2nd Derg – Aaron Collins, Liam Crotty, Matthew Cunnane, Sean Hartigan, Rossa Keehan,
Liam Minogue, Tadhg Minogue, Michael O’Brien, Daryl O’Donnell, David O’Donnell, Kevin O’Rourke, Jack Ryan, Rory Ryan, Mici Sheedy, John Walsh, Tadhg Hogan
3rd Inch/Kilmaley/Connolly – James Carmody, Joseph Casey, Colin Clancy, Mikie
Clancy, Evan Courtney, Dylan Hayes, Gavin Hayes, Adam Higgins, Charles Killeen, Colin Killeen, Sean Murphy, Cian Neylon, Emmet O’Brien, Jake Queally, Tighe Wilkie, Cian Conlon
4th Sixmilebridge/Kilmurry – Dara Fitzgerald, Sean O’Sullivan, Tan Green, Noah
Sheehan, Lee Mulready, Mike Morey, Mark Sheedy, Darragh Custy, Dan Chaplin, Matthew O’Halloran, Evan Neenan, Fionn Hayes, Cian Johnson, Gary O’Callaghan, Tom Forde, Gavin McMahon