CBS Mitchelstown VS St Josephs Borrisoleigh

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.

CBS Team

Oisín Hanrahan

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

Subtitutions used

Diarmuid  O ‘ Brien Oisín Ryan, John English, Killian Cronin, Ben Frazer, Fionn Hanrahan