It was a mixed bag of results for the Academy teams last weekend with two wins, one draw and one defeat for the four teams. Darragh Lynch maintained his remarkable scoring form for the under 17s with another brace of goals.
The under 19s were defeated 3-1 away to Limerick FC on Sunday in Hogan Park. Limerick were three up before Conor Behan scored a consolation for the Academy side.
Under 19 team v. Limerick FC: Jordan Walker, Jack Gallagher, Timmy Ilori, Jamie Crilly, Cian Walsh, James Igwilo, Cian Maher, Jake Ellis, Joshua Ojelabi, Conor Behan, Conor Dowling. Subs: Enda Minogue (gk), Steven Sweeney, Oscar Smith, Evan Dunne, Emmanuel Odeniyi, Glen Hollywood.
The under 17s defeated Limerick FC 3-0 at the Carlisle Grounds on Saturday. Darragh Lynch scored twice on 22 and 58 minutes before Andrew Moran completed the scoring in the 78th minute.
Under 17 team v. Limerick FC: Cian Connors, Callum Perry, Jamie Callaghan, Regan Lennon, Andrew Moran, Darragh Lynch, Panit O’Keeffe, Ryan Bowden, Eoin O’Connor. Oliver Matthews, Charlie Gallagher. Subs: Eoin Green (for O’Connor h/t), Kevin Ryan (for Lennon 66), Morgan Griffin (for Perry 76).
Darragh Lynch is the top scorer in the under 17 league this season having netted 15 times in 13 league appearances so far.
The under 15s drew 1-1 at home to Sligo Rovers on Saturday in Pearse Park. Goalscorer was Ruben Moloney.
The under 13s recorded their third successive league win when they defeated UCD 2-0 away in Marley Park on Saturday. Goalscorers were Callum Davis and Roy Lawlor.
Under 13 team v. UCD: Derry Moloney, Ronan Langan, Josh Bishop, Alex Baines, Daniel Isichei, Shay Brown Roy Lawlor, Lorcan Moore, Daniel Jordan, Ciaran Scott, Callum Davis. Subs: (interchangable): Ryan Donnelly (gk), Ryan Lynch, Kian Crowe de Sousa
This week’s fixtures:
Under 19: Home to Waterford FC on Sunday, 18th August. Kick off at the Carlisle Grounds is 2.00pm.
Under 17: Home to Derry City on Wednesday, 14th August in the Mark Farren Memorial cup, Quarter final. Kick off at the Carlisle Grounds is 6.30pm
Under 17: Away to Waterford FC on Saturday, 17th August. Kick off at Waterford IT is 2.00pm.
Under 15: Away to Finn Harps on Saturday, 17th August. Kick off at Drumoghill is 2.00pm.
Under 13: Home to Monaghan/Cavan FP on Saturday, 17th August. Kick off in Pearse Park, Sallynoggin is 2.00pm.
Note: Fixtures and venues are subject to change.