Sciath na scol
Whitegate N.S v Tirelton N.S
On the 2nd of October, the Sciath na Scol semi final between Whitegate and Tirelton was played in Kilmicheal GAA pitch.
From the throw in Whitegate took an early lead with a goal. Then Tirelton responded with two points and a goal.
Then after a couple a wides Whitegate got one up with a well deserved goal and ending the half with another goal and a point.
At the break Whitegate fuelled up with jaffa cakes and oranges and get ready for the second half.
At the start of the second half Tirelton had a lot of shots on goal but they only came away with only a single point and they then followed up with a goal. After that long spell of possession that Tirelton had.
Whitegate win their own kick out and work the ball well up the line and get what they needed, a goal followed by a well taken point and Whitegate go four up.
After that Whitegate did great defending before they leaked two points at the end but just as it looked like Tirelton were going to come back the referee blew the final whistle and the Whitegate team, supporters, coaches and subs erupted in cheers.
That is the first time in a long time that Whitegate N.S will compete in a Sciath na Scol final!!!
The final will be taking place on the 24th of October at 1:15 in Pairc Ui Rinn!!