All Ireland champions: John the Baptist Community School Hospital
JOHN the Baptist Community School Hospital were once again crowned All Ireland camogie champions this Tuesday.
The south Limerick secondary school beat Loreto of Mullingar, 2-10 to 2-7, in Ballykelly, Co Kildare in the All Ireland Post Primary School Senior C Camogie Final.
The title win came one year to the day since the Hospital school were 3-10 to 1-8 winners over Trim in the All Ireland Senior D Camogie Final.
John the Baptist have made the step up in grade with some style this season.
Managed by teachers Helen Clifford and Sean Ryan, the Limerick side were 1-6 to 2-2 ahead at half time with Ashling Ryan getting the goal.
The Westmeath opponents battled back to level in the final quarter but the Keeva O’Brien captained Limerick side edged towards the winning line.
Last Spring the south Limerick secondary school won five All Ireland titles – Senior B hurling and Senior and Junior A ladies football and Senior and Junior D camogie.
PANEL: Emma English (Galbally), Jane Casey (Galbally), Aisling O’Brien (Bruff), Keeva O’Brien (Galbally), Ber Leahy (Doon), Eva Butler (Bruff), Maeve Barry (Bruff), Emma Morrissey (Galbally), Katie Heelan (Murroe-Boher), Sinead McElligott (Murroe-Boher), Roisin O’Carroll (Galbally), Anna Rose Kennedy (Galbally), Ashling Ryan (Galbally), Doireann Hales (Kickhams), Jane Looby (Galbally), Shelly Fahy (Galbally), Aine Moriarty (Galbally), Ella Maher (Crecora), Sarah Looby (Galbally), Emma Flynn (Galbally), Kate O’Heney (Kickhams), Ciara McCarthy (Galbally), Caitlin Kennedy (Galbally), Molly McKeogh (Bruff), Katie O’Riordan (Bruff), Sinead O’Connell (Bruff), Andrea O’Sullivan (Galbally).