Written by Barry Mcclean
On Sat last July 1st Celbridge U12s made the short journey to Straffan to compete in their blitz. Celbridge where in Group B along with host club St Edwards,Two Mile House and Maynooth.
We beat St Edwards in the opening game 2-11 to 0-1
We then beat Two Mile House 4-5 to 1-1.
In our final group game we defeated Maynooth 3-10 to 0-2.
This left us Group B winners.
We played the runners up in Group A Caragh in the semi final the boy's played very well in the Semi final winning on a scoreline of 7-11 to 0-0.
In the Final we faced Clane the only team to have beaten us this year.
Despite Clane getting the opening score Celbridge took control goals from Killian Browne,Andrew McNiffe and Captain Matthew Roze Anderson put us in control a great save by Jake Whelan followed quickly by Killian getting another goal left us well in command.
We continued to control the game and ran out comfortable winners on a scoreline of 7-2 to 1-4.
We had a squad of 17 player's in Straffan and each an everyone of the lads can be very happy with their contribution on the day.
Matthew Roze Anderson (Captain)
Congratulations and well done to all the lads and a big thank you to all the parents for their support on the day.