Having beaten Kilkenny in the preliminary round the Miele team had a great win over Faithlegg to progress to the second round. The team who played in Faithlegg were: In Gowran: Sinead Kearney & Nora Barron, Kate Hennessy & Joan Murphy. In Faithlegg: Judy Dick & Deirdre Mc Cabe, Ann Farrell & Ger Hickey. Wins were secured by the two home teams and Judy & Deirdre away.
The second round was against Clonmel with Gowran enjoying great wins with both away teams as follows:
Kate Hennessy and Joan Murphy won on the 14th in Clonmel
Judy Dick and Deirdre Mc Cabe won on the 16th in Clonmel
at home the teams were battling hard but with the two away wins the holes up were sufficient to win the match with the home matches called in as follows: Sinead Kearney & Nora Barron 1 dn on the 18th and Ann Mullins & Maura Coe all square on the 16th.
Well done to all the ladies and much appreciation to Eileen Walsh (Selector) and Helen Dunne – Liaison in Gowran for their time and commitment.