Parkvilla 6-1 Carrick Rovers
Last Saturday Rovers Under 13 team travelled to Navan to play league table-toppers Parkvilla in the quarter-final of the HSE NECSL Cup.
MDL Premier Division
Glenmuir 2-2 Carrick Rovers
Trim Celtic 0-5 Carrick Rovers
Rovers Under 13 team were away on Saturday morning to Trim Celtic in a rearranged 1st Round cup match. The Carrick lads settled straight away against the 2nd division opposition and put the home defence under early pressure. A great through ball by Padraig Marron found Dairmud Boylan clear of the defence and the form that this lad is in there was never a doubt that he would finish, coolly lifting the ball over the keeper into the net.
Newtown 4-6 Carrick Rovers
Rovers Under 13 team travelled to our neighbours Newtown on Saturday morning missing a few of our regular players. The home team started strongly and went 1 up early on after a bit of hesitancy in the Rovers back line let in the number 10 to finish well to the net.
Carrick Rovers 3-1 Newtown
Rovers Under 13 team entertained Newtown on Saturday morning. Carrick started slowly and within 3 minutes gave away a silly free 10 yards outside of their own box. The visitors number 10 duly stepped up and hammered the ball straight to the roof of the Rovers net giving Ronan McDonald no chance in the home goals.
Torro Utd 0-6 Carrick Rovers
After a lengthy winter lay-off Rovers U/13 team travelled to Torro Utd on Saturday morning. After training over the last few weeks the Carrick lads were eager to get a competitive game at last. Rovers started the better and dominated play for long periods but couldn't find the breakthrough their play deserved.