Women’s Munster Cup Result – Fermoy RFC 0 Ballincollig RFC 10
Ballincollig Women got their Munster Cup campaign off to a winning start with a hard fought victory away to Fermoy at The Showgrounds on Saturday.
Starting the half well they found themselves inside the Fermoy 22 within the opening few minutes. A great line out steal from Roisin Ormond and the ball was spread out to the backs with Grace McNamara getting under the posts for a try. Breda Leonard added the extras.
The pitch conditions made things difficult for both sides and Ballincollig battled hard to retain their lead throughout. The only other points coming from a well kicked penalty from Breda Leonard on the final whislte.
Ballincollig have also been grouped with fellow Division 2 South teams, Shannon RFC and Nenagh Ormond RFC and Division 1 Champions UL Bohemian RFC.
Up next is a home tie against Shannon this Sunday. Having been defeated at home by the Limerick side in the opening league game of the season, they will be seeking a victory this time around.
Kick off on Sunday is 1pm followed by the Mens Munster Junior Cup fixture between Ballincollig and Muskerry at 2:30pm. Come along and show your support for both teams in their cup ties.