Galway and Kilkenny win Gaynor Cups

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Galway and Kilkenny win Gaynor Cups

The 2018 Fota Island Resort Gaynor Tournament concluded on Sunday afternoon with two entertaining Cup finals.
24th Jun 2018

Galway and District League won the Jeremy Dee Cup in the Under-16 competition for the second time in three years after a 2-1 win over Midlands League.

Goals either side of the break from Anna Fahey and Saoirse Healy gave the Westerners the lead. Katelyn Keogh scored a late goal Midlands, but it proved to be in vain, as Galway triumphed.

The Under-14 Gaynor Cup has a new name on it, with the Kilkenny League triumphing. A goal from Player of the Match Ellen Molloy proving decisive in a 1-0 over the Midlands League.

Throughout the day, the placing matches took place in both the Under-16 and Under-14 competitions. The MGL Under-16s and Carlow Under-14s finished in third place in their respective competitions.

In the Gaynor Tournament Shield, Cork were triumphant in the Under-14s, while South Tipperary won the Under-16 Shield.

2018 Gaynor Tournament Results
Under-14:
Cup Final: 
Kilkenny 1-0 Midlands

Shield Final: 
Cork 2-1 MGL

Plate Final: 
South Tipperary 1-0 Inishowen

Bowl Final: 
Limerick Desmond 4-0 Mid Western 

3rd/4th Play-Off: 
North Tipperary 0-2 Carlow 

7th/8th Play-Off: 
Galway 1-0 Mayo 

11th/12th Play-Off: 
Limerick County 3-3 Sligo/Leitrim (Limerick County won 5-3 on penalties)

15th/16th Play-Off: 
Longford 0-2 Donegal

Under-16:
Cup Final: 
Midlands 1-2 Galway

Shield Final: 
South Tipperary 1-1 Wexford (South Tipperary won 6-5 on penalties)

Plate Final: 
Donegal 2-2 NECSL (Donegal won 5-4 on penalties)

Bowl Final: 
Sligo/Leitrim 2-0 Limerick Desmond 

3rd/4th Play-Off: 
MGL 1-1 Mayo (MGL won 5-4 on penalties)

7th/8th Play-Off: 
Inishowen 3-0 Waterford

11th/12th Play-Off: 
Longford 4-3 Clare 

15th/16th Play-Off: 
Limerick County 0-1 Cork