Naas GAA – 11/10/19
A great start with Kaitlyn Miley and Annie Roche winning first possession. This was quickly overturned by Presentation – turned into a score for 0-01.
Jenny Flood then flew it through the back of the net and Kaitlyn Miley soon popped over a lovely point which brought it to 1-1
Laura Cahill on a great attack fought vigorously and played it to Jenny who fought tirelessly to win the sliotar. With Kaitlyn winning the throw-in she then converted another score for us, making the score line 2-1
Ella Kearney then added to the score line with a goal for Pipers Hill making it 3-1
Presentation then came on the attack and made something of it by scoring their first goal 1-1
Another beautiful point by Jenny Flood made it a score line of 3-2
Kaitlyn Miley pucked over another beautiful point to add to the score line 3-3
Presentation added to their own scoreline by putting a point over the bar.
Kaitlyn again outside the 21 meter line shot a beautiful goal and by halftime, the score was Pipers 4-3/ Presentation 0-2
The second half of the senior match kicked off with Presentation on the attack and they created the chance and scored 0-3
After an intense few minutes, Lily Guerin drove out from the full back line as Becky drove the sliotar into Jenny Flood and Jenny left her marker in well behind her before scoring a cracking point to make the score line 4-4
But Presentation quickly came alive again in the game by receiving a free in our 21 meter line. Laura Cahill rose to the occasion and the job at hand and cleared the ball to Ella Kearney who hit it straight into the hand of Jenny Flood who scored well.
Kaitlyn received a perfect pass from a sideline cut taken by Katie Kelly which resulted in Kaitlyn running straight through the full back line of pres and picked a perfect point off the bar.
All in all it was a great victory for Piper’s Hill team and a huge well done to all involved!
Article by Elena Prendergast