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Sligo/Leitrim U12 Girls came out in top in a 6-team Regional Tournament today at Shiven Rovers in Roscommon/East Galway. Sligo/Leitrim now qualify for  a place at the Gaynor Cup Semi-Finals in Limerick in June. 

Sligo/Leitrim  played 5 games in 5 hours i very warm conditions. The first was against Longford. Sligo/Leitrim had a  slow start but Eimear Hunt stepped up with the game's only goal to win it 1-0. Sligo/Leitrim faced Mayo in the second game 

with a lot more urgency from the starting whistle - with Eimear Hunt scoring after 58 seconds.   Hunt added two more to her tally for a 3-0 win for Sligo/Leitrim. Donegal was the third of the day. Sligo/Leitrim were sluggish in the first half  and Donegal scored early in the second half for a 1-0 lead. Eimear Hunt equalised for Sligo/Leitrim and the gae finished 1-1. Sligo/Leitrim fourth game was against  Inishowen and as a result of a conceded game,  a Sligo/Leitrim win here would guarentee the top position.  Katie McGuire struck the opener forSligo/Leitrim within 46 seconds . Eimear Hunt added another for 6her sixth goal  of the day and Ciara Brennan  got a 3rd to seal the win and cap a marvellous tournament for the Sligo/Leitrim girls. Sligo/Leitrim now qualify to go to the Gaynor Cup in June to join their u14 & u16 colleagues, and play in the Semi-Finals there.
 TEAM: Macayla Burke, Roisin Grennan, Pixie O'Hara, Tara Casserly, Cara King, Ellen Kelleher, 

Becky Doddy (V. Capt), Katie McGuire (Capt) Lara Swann, Nola Eivers, Ciara Brennan, Eimear Hunt,

 Sorcha Feehily, Katie McLaughlin, Anna Meade, Aine McLaughlin.

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