Vee Rovers News – 1st Weekend Dec. 2012
Vee Rovers 1 – Clonmel Town 3
The under 10s were at home to Clonmel Town on Sunday. In a very enjoyable game Town proved stronger on the day. The home sides chances were not helped by the presence of a flu-bug in the camp. The final score was 3-1 with the Rovers with the Rovers goal coming from a neat finish by Colum Ahearne.The panel consisted of Alex Spens, Dean Sullivan, Zach Lynch, Zane Lynch, Dylan Keating, Paddy Boyle, Lorcan Ahearne and Colum Ahearne.
Clonmel Celtic B 0 – Vee Rovers 4
The under 14s were away to Clonmel Celtic B at Ferryhouse. Two first half goals from Cian Murphy gave us a cushion at the mid-point. Cian went on to compete a hat trick in the second half and Shane Crosse also got on the score sheet in a 4-0 victory. Excellent performance also from Kyle Morrissey.
Vee Rovers 6 – Donohill 1
The Juniors extended their lead at the top of Division 3 with a fine victory at home to Donohill in the League. Sean Flynn opened the scoring with an excellent free kick after 19 minutes. Warren O Brien increased the lead with a clinical finish after 30 minutes but Donohill soon pulled one back from the penalty spot. Darren Hannigan restored our two goal lead after 38 minutes and two second half goals from Martin Grant and a further goal from Warren O Brien saw Rovers run out 6-1 winners. The win meant Rovers consolidated their lead at the top of Division 3 and also have games in hand over their closest rivals. The latest league table is shown below:
The Golden Goal winner was Sean Flynn.
The Christmas Draw takes place at Nedeen’s Bar on Friday December 21st in conjunction with a party night. Tickets available from any club member.