The 2018 Fota Island Resort Gaynor Tournament kicked off today, with 36 teams competing over three separate age-grades in the University of Limerick.
The Under-14 and Under-16 competitions both began on Thursday, with the group games set to conclude on Friday evening.
Thursday’s games seen each Under-14 sides play two group games, with the Under-16 teams playing once. On Friday, each competition completes the group stages, with all four group winners advancing to the Gaynor Tournament semi-finals on Saturday.
Saturday sees the conclusion of the Under-12 Tournament, with the final four teams competing in Limerick, in two semi-finals and the final.
In the Under-14 competition, the Galway and District League will be looking to retain the title, but will face competition from the Metropolitan Girls League. Both Leagues have shared the title in the past four years, with two wins each.
In the Under-16 competition, the Metropolitan Girls League will hope to retain the title they won last year, while the Galway and District League and the Cork Womens and Schoolgirls League will hope to add another title to their recent Gaynor Tournament triumphs.
All of Friday’s fixtures are available on facebook.com/FAIwomen with 24 games scheduled for the opening day.
Check out today’s result below: