When Covid 19 hit 6 months ago, everyone thought that there would be no football this year. But thankfully last weekend seen a successful weekend of championship finals!
Bredagh made club history fielding two adult teams, with both making the championship final in their respective grades.
Down LGFA would like to congratulate all their Champions and runner’s up. They would also like to thank all the clubs who hosted matches and to all our match officials.
SATURDAY 12TH SEPTEMBER 2020
ORIEL PROPERTIES LTD INTERMEDIATE CHAMPIONSHIP ‘B’ FINAL
Loughinisland v Carryduff B
The Intermediate B final took place in Teconnaught GAC on Saturday past. Carryduff had a comprehensive win over Loughinisland.
Half time score Loughinisland 0-01 Carryduff B 2-10
Final Score Loughinisland 0-06 Carryduff B 3-21
EAMONN ROONEY COACH HIRE SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP ‘B’ FINAL
Castlewellan v Saval A
The Senior B final took place in St. John’s GAC Drumnaquoile on Saturday past.
These two team left everything on the field with a superb display of football. Both teams battled to the final whistle, but unfortunately there can only be one winner and this was Castlewellan ladies!
Half time score Castlewellan 2-02 Saval A 1-03
Final Score Castlewellan 3-08 Saval A 2-05
SUNDAY 13TH SEPTEMBER 2020
YEW TREE PROPERTIES JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL
Teconnaught v Bredagh B
The Junior final took place in Castlewellan GAC yesterday in a thrilling battle between two deserving finalists. At half time Bredagh had a strong lead but Teconnaught came back fighting in the second half. A free in the 59 minute for Teconnaught seen them go in front and by holding on to the ball in the final minutes Teconnaught became the Junior Champions for 2020.
Half time score Teconnaught 0-06 Bredagh 3-05
Final Score Teconnaught 2-13 Bredagh 3-08
ORIEL PROPERTIES LTD INTERMEDIATE CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL
Burren v Rostrevor
The Intermediate Final took place in Saval GAC on Sunday past. Another fabulous display of football from two deserving finalists. Rostrevor were going in as favourite’s being in the last two finals. This did not deter Burren who were leading at half time. However a penalty in the 46 minute to Rostrevor, which was firstly saved by Burren keeper was scored by Rostrevor on the rebound to see Rostrevor become Intermediate champions for 2020.
Half time score Burren 1-06 Rostrevor 0-06
Final Score Burren 1-08 Rostrevor 1-10
EAMONN ROONEY COACH HIRE SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL
Bredagh make it 3 in a row!
Bredagh A v Carryduff A
The Senior Final took place in Teconnaught GAC on Sunday past with a local derby between Carryduff and defending champions Bredagh. At half time the game looked all over with Bredagh having a strong lead. Carryduff made a stronger attack in the second half but Bredagh proved too strong with further scores sealing their rule as Senior Champions for 2020.
Half time score Carryduff 0-02 Bredagh 2-10
Final Score Carryduff 1-05 Bredagh 3-17