It was heartbreak for the Connacht U18 girls today in Energia Park as they were defeated 15-7 to Leinster in the Interpro series.
Ballina RFC’s Emily Foley scored the Westerners only try.
There were 10 Mayo girls on Connacht’s matchday squad.
They will take on Ulster in their final fixture.
The full matchday squad is below:
|1||Ella Burns||Tuam/Oughterard||Dunmore Community School|
|2||Ellen O’Toole||Westport RFC||Sancta Maria College|
|3||Róisín Maher||Creggs RFC||Convent of Mercy, Roscommon|
|4||Gráinne Hahessy||Claremorris Colts||Mount Saint Micheal, Claremorris|
|5||Sarah McCormick||Ballina RFC||Gortnor Abbey, Crossmolina|
|6||Ailish Quinn||Ballina RFC||St Mary’s Secondary School, Ballina|
|7||Beibhinn Gleeson||Tuam/Oughterard||Scoil Bhríde, Mercy Secondary School, Tuam|
|8||Karly Tierney||Tuam/Oughterard||Salerno Secondary School, Salthill|
|9||Gráinne Moran||Ballina RFC||Gortnor Abbey, Crossmolina|
|10||Clara Barrett||Ballina RFC||St Brendan’s College, Belmullet|
|11||Emily Foley||Ballina RFC||Jesus and Mary Secondary School, Enniscrone|
|12||Éabha Nic Dhonnacha (C)||Tuam/Oughterard||Scoil Chumsitheach Chiaráin|
|13||Molly Boote||Tuam/Oughterard||Convent of Mercy, Roscommon|
|14||Mila Sotoparra||Ballina RFC||St Josephs, Foxford|
|15||Hannah Clarke||Tuam/Oughterard||St Pauls, Oughterard|
Ardscoil Mhuire, Ballinasloe
|17||Niamh Corless||Claremorris Colts||Mount Saint Micheal, Claremorris|
|18||Jemima Adams Verling||Creggs RFC||Colaiste Mhuire, Ballygar|
|19||Rhona O’Dea||Claremorris Colts||Mount Saint Micheal, Claremorris|
|20||Laura Hastings||Tuam/Oughterard||Presentation College, Headford|
|21||Abbie Murray||Buccaneers||Colaiste Chiaráin|
|22||Sarah Purcell||Creggs RFC||Convent of Mercy, Roscommon|
|23||Cavina Maloney||Gort RFC||St Raphaels, Loughrea|
|Craig Hansberry||Head Coach|
|Cathal Evans||Backs Coach|
|Luke O’Donnell||Skills Coach|
|Martin Staunton||Forwards Coach|