The full results are as follows:
TRY: Kelly McCormill (2), Pieta McAlister, Beth Cregan, Claire Johnston. CON: Vicky Irwin.
UL Bohemian 22
TRY: Claire Bennett, Fiona Hayes, Niamh Briggs. CON: Niamh Briggs (2) PEN: Niamh Briggs
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Old Belvedere 12
TRY: Amber Redmond, Ailbhe Dowling. CON: Jemma Jackson.
TRY: Orla Dixon (2), Denise Redmond. CON: Denise Redmond.
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Railway Union 24
TRY: Niamh Byrne, Emma Taylor, Larissa Muldoon, Claire Keohane CON: Claire Keohane (2).
TRY: Hannah O’Connor, Ali Coleman CON: Hannah O’Connor. PEN: Hannah O’Connor.
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Women’s AIL Current Standings
The results leave the AIL League table as follows:
|St Mary’s College||4||0||0||4||0||189||-189||0||0||0|
Women’s AIL Top Scorers.
The total points scored for the Women’s All Ireland League now rises to 675 after 117 points score from round five. Old Belvedere hold onto the most points scored on 137. Railway Union, who sit top of the league, are just behind them on 136 points but have a game in hand.
Galwegian’s Denise Redmond continues to lead the way with most points scored. With a try and a conversion this week Redmond’s total points scored moves to 45. UL Bohemian’s Niamh Briggs trails behind with 36 points, and Blackrock’s Hannah O’Connor completes the top three on 28 points.
The total of tries scored after 5 rounds is now 106, with 51 conversions and 12 penalties. There were 7 new point scorers after this round, so no there have been a total of 66 different points scorers for the Women’s All Ireland League.
|Niamh Briggs||UL Bohemian||1||11||3||–||36|
|Niamh Byrne||Railway Union||5||–||–||–||25|
|Elise O’Byrne White||Old Belvedere||4||–||–||–||20|
|Gemma Matthews||Old Belvedere||4||–||–||–||20|
|Nikki Caughey||Railway Union||–||7||2||–||20|
Railway Union’s Niamh Byrne becomes the top try scorer, after bagging another try this weekend, with a total to five. Byrne is now the only player to score a try in every match. Old Belvedere have both Elise O’Byrne White and Gemma Matthews on four tries as is Blackrock’s Michelle Claffey. Top points scorer Denise Redmond is also on four tries,
|Niamh Byrne||Railway Union||5|
|Elise O’Byrne White||Old Belvedere||4|
|Gemma Matthews||Old Belvedere||4|
Women’s AIL Player’s Player Nominations.
The number of players who have been nominated for Player’s Player is now 22, with 2 nominees receiving their second nominations.
UL Bohemian’s Claire Bennett and Cooke’s Beth Cregan pick up another nomination from Round 5. Meaning they now join Railway Union’s Emma Taylor, Cooke’s Kelly McCormill and Old Belvedere’s Linda Djougang on 2 votes. St Mary’s Jet Duinmeijer still leads the way with 3 votes.
|St Mary’s||Jet Duinmeijer||3|
|UL Bohemian||Claire Bennett||2|
|Railway Union||Emma Taylor||2|
|Old Belvedere||Linda Djougang||2|