Cushendall hit six in final win over Ballycastle.

Antrim Under 16 Camogie final

Cushendall: 6-11 Ballycastle: 1-4

Cushendall won the Under 16 Camogie title when they beat Ballycastle in Sunday’s final at Carey. The Ruairiettes were on top throughout the game, and their ability to grab goals at vital times was something Ballycastle could not match.

Aoife McCaughan hit the first point of the game for Ballycastle but Cushendall came back strongly with two points from centre forward Orlaith McAlister and one from corner forward Amy McAlister. Orlaith McAlister then grabbed her team’s opening goal and added a point from play before Amy grabbed goal number two in the 13th minute.

Ballycastle came back with points from Shannnagh Hegarty and Louise McBride but two more goals from Niamh McNeill and Orlaith McAlsiter gave Cushendall a 4-5 to 0-3 point lead at half time.

Ballycastle got the first score of the second half through Shannagh Heggarty but points from Kady McNeill and Orlaith McAlister were followed by an Amy McAlister goal. Jamey McIntosh pulled a goal back for Ballycastle but Amy McAlister completed her hat-trick with Cushendall’s sixth goal

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