Donegal Senior Ladies advance to Ulster Final in Clones

Senior Ladies Donegal Gaa

Ulster Senior Ladies football Championship Semi Final

Donegal 3-19    Tyrone  1-7

Donegal Ladies advance to the Ulster Senior Ladies Football Championship Final with 18 point victory over neighbours Tyrone at Kingspan, Breffni Park.

In a tense first half the teams were locked at 4 points a piece when sharpshooter Geraldine McLaughlin struck for a Donegal goal.  They added on a further 3 points while conceding one to leave the Half Time score Donegal 1-7  Tyrone 0-5.

Donegal added on a few points at beginning of 2nd half and when  Amber Barrett converted a penalty after Yvonne McMonagle was brought down the writing was on the wall for a defensive minded Tyrone team.

Substitute Aisling Cunningham put the final nail in the Tyrone coffin with a well taken goal.

Donegal will play  Monaghan in the Ulster Final on 26th July at Clones

Geraldine McLaughlin and Yvonne McMonagle top scored for Donegal while Gemma Begley got the Tyrone goal.

Alan Gunn spoke with Donegal Captain Kate Herron ....

and Donegal Manager Davy McLaughlin after the game ......