Wicklow All-Ireland Ladies Junior Football Champions 2011
SECOND half goals from Méadbh Deeney and Lucy Mulhall secured the TG4 All-Ireland ladies junior football championship title for Wicklow at Croke Park.
The Garden County captured a first All-Ireland crown since the 1990 victory over London with an impressive eight-point replay victory over New York at GAA HQ.
Wicklow, managed by Dominic Leech, led by 0-6 to 0-4 at half-time and after threatening to score goals in the first half, they finally managed to find the net in the second period. Final score: Wicklow 2-10 New York 0-8. Wicklow’s victory ensures that the TG4 Leinster and All-Ireland junior champions would operate in the intermediate championship ranks in 2012. Wicklow: E Miley; J Miley, C Byrne, A Heffernan; L Fusciardi, C McKeon, N Kelly; J Kinch, L Gilbert; A.M. Doran, C Deeney, M Deeney; L Hogan, L Mulhall, N Carroll.
Subs: S Miley for Kelly (h.t.), A Ní hAnnaidh for Byrne (47), L Ahern for Hogan (50), C Walsh for J Miley (57), G Norton for Doran (57). Scorers for Wicklow: L Mulhall 1-3 (0-1f), M Deeney 1-2 (1-0 pen), N Carroll 0-3, C Deeney & S Miley 0-1 each.
Size: 450mm x 320mm (17 3/4” x 12 1/2” Approx.)