LOUIS CROWNED ALL- IRELAND CHAMPIONS

1 March 2019 No Comments by The Northern Standard

There was All-Ireland success for the mighty Louis girls yesterday in the National Basketball Arena in Tallaght, in what was a superb nail biting game of basketball. The victorious Louis girls travelled to Tallaght Arena accompanied by over 150 Louis supporters to take on St Mary’s Midleton, Cork in the All-Ireland Final.

Once the customary formalities of the National Anthem were concluded, the Louis girls lined out for the throw-in with focus and determination. The beginning of the first quarter saw a shaky and nerve wracking start for the Louis girls as they struggled to find form, however, it wasn’t long before the Louis girls settled into their game with some superb scores from Alex Mulligan,

Ava Ross and Rachel Callery putting the Louis girls ahead in the first 6 minutes 5 points to 3 points. Time out after six minutes allowed the girls a breather and a quick pep talk by coaches Olga Tavey and Bonnie Fleming. Play resumed and St Mary’s Midleton got some vital scores on the board throughout the remainder of the first…

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