Red-letter day for Maralin against Bluestone BB rivals

Maralin celebrate success in the Lurgan BBOB/NA Sports-backed Boys' Brigade Soccer Sevens final at Mourneview Park.INLM19-100
Maralin celebrate success in the Lurgan BBOB/NA Sports-backed Boys' Brigade Soccer Sevens final at Mourneview Park.INLM19-100

The Lurgan BBOB/NA Sports-backed Boys’ Brigade Soccer Sevens tournament featured trophy glory for Maralin and Knocknamuckley.

Play at Mourneview Park in Lurgan across the under 14s and under 18s provided a showpiece finale to the youth competition.

Maralin recorded a 3-1 success over Bluestone in the under 18s’ section - with goals from J.Norton, R.Norton and N.Kilpatrick. The Bluestone scorer was K.Rea.

In the under 14s’ age group, Knocknamuckley proved too strong for Bluestone/Donacloney by 4-1 thanks to a B.Eagle brace, own goal and M.Neill finish, with L.Doran on target for the runners-up.

Matt Greer, coach with Lurgan BBOB, presented the honours and medals and the organisers would like to thank NA Sports and the various Boys’ Brigade teams for support, plus Glenavon Football Club as hosts.

BLUESTONE: J.Duddy, D.Todd, J.Wright, E.Tavares, J.Duddy, K.Rea, S.Rea.

MARALIN: R.Hull, J.Norton, R.Norton, N.Kilpatrick, J.Warren, A.Bingham, J.Campbell, M.Campbell, D.Gray.

BLUESTONE/DONACLONEY: J.Hogg, A.Duddy, J.Moore, E.Tavares, L.Doran, B.Scott, D.Gray, L.Shaw.

KNOCKNAMUCKLEY: R.Neill, M.McConaghy, J.Dawson, P.Davison, J.Davison, M.Russell, M.Neill, B.Eagle, R.Dawson, N.Brownlee, J.Hanlon.