Academy Weekend Review: April 11th

The Bit O’ Red academy teams were all in action this past weekend apart from our Under 19 Women’s team who had a free weekend for internationals.

On Saturday at 1pm our Under 17 Men’s team hosted neighbours Finn Harps at The Sean Fallon Centre. Goals from Michael Clifford and Lee Conway secured all three points for Rovers and leaves them on seven points from a possible twelve.

Alan Farry’s Under 14 Boy’s squad travelled to Galway to take on Galway United, also on Saturday. A tight game ended 1-1 with Aaron Heaney scoring his first club goal.

Aaron O’ Connor’s Women’s Under 17 side faced Donegal in Letterkenny on Saturday evening. A goal from Lara Swann wasn’t enough on the day and the hosts ran out 3-1 winners.

There was a double header on Sunday afternoon at The Sean Fallon Centre.

First up, Our Under 19 Men’s team defeated Derry City 3-0 with goals from Kailn Barlow, Peter Maguire and Darragh Reilly. It was the sides second win of the season after five games.

Lastly, Paul Masterson’s Under 15 Boy’s Squad defeated Cavan/Monaghan 5-0. Conor Langan bagged a brace and Peter Moran, Darragh McKeon and James Lavin added goals to secure the points.