The Clare Minor Camogie’s bid to contest the Minor All Ireland ended in defeat in Kilmallock last night, losing to Tipperary by a single point on a scoreline Tipperary 3-9 to Clare’s 1-14.
The Tipp girls got off to a lightning start, with 2-2 on the scoreboard inside the opening 10 minutes to Clare’s 3 points.
Tipp added another 3 points to their tally by the midway point leaving Clare trailing 2-5 to 0-7
at the break.
Both sides traded points at the restart of play before Michela Graham goaled again for Tipp, to leave Clare 7 points down.
A pointed Chloe Morey free followed by a well struck goal from Niki Kaiser had the deficit back to 4 points with 12 mins played in the 2nd half.
Tipp added 2 more points in the 15th & 21st minutes which Clare balanced out with 2 points from Rachel O’Halloran and Morey.
Tipperary’s final score came in the 27th minute ,Clare added 3 more points but ran out of time, leaving the final score Tipperary 3-9 Clare 1-14