CBS U16 ½ Hurlers Continue their Winning Streak with Four in a Row!
By James Tobin TY, pictures by Adam Buckley Bell, TY
On Wednesday 17th of November CBS Mitchelstown played St Joseph’s College Borrisoleigh in the under 16 ½ Munster championship quarter final. The match took place in Borrisoleigh, on a final scoreline of 2:19 to 1:08 to CBS.
The game started well for CBS with Cathal English and Cian Ryan getting the first two points of the game and by the first water break the score was 7 points to 1 for CBS. After the water break another 5 points by CBS were scored and the first goal of the match was scored by Cathal English and by halftime the score was 1:12 to 1:04 in CBS’ favour.
The second half saw Oisin Ryan come on who ended the game with 4 points and saw CBS continue to play well. After the second water break, Conor Walsh scored the second goal, allowing for a tremendous victory to ensue, with CBS winning on a difference of 1 goal and 11 points.
CBS Mitchelstown have now claimed the Munster Championship semi-final spot, where they will play Scariff Community College. The semi-final has a proposed date of the 1st of December, and everyone here in the school wishes them every success.
Paul Flynn Cathal Walsh Callum Burke
David Conroy Charlie English Dara Walsh
Ben Carey Cathal English
Kevin Cotter Sam Mc Grath Cian Coughlan
Cory Buckley Connor Walsh Cian Ryan
Diarmuid O ‘ Brien Oisín Ryan, John English, Killian Cronin, Ben Frazer, Fionn Hanrahan