Busy time for Randalstown club’s Ulster and Irish representatives

Randalstown's Ulster under-16 representatives Anna Doherty, Charlotte Stacey and Laura Chestnutt.
Randalstown's Ulster under-16 representatives Anna Doherty, Charlotte Stacey and Laura Chestnutt.

Randalstown had three players representing Ulster U16’s over the weekend.

Anna Doherty, Charlotte Stacey and Laura Chestnutt travelled to Glasgow, Scotland for a 3-match series against their Scottish counterparts. Ulster U16 girls beat Scotland 5-2 on Friday with Charlotte Stacey getting a goal. On Saturday the girls drew 3-3 and on Sunday they were beaten 3-0.

This weekend, Ulster U18’s travel to Cardiff, Wales for a 3-match series against their Welsh counterparts. Alice Reid has been selected to represent Ulster U18’s. The Ulster U21 team will travel to Glasgow, Scotland for a 3-match series against their Scottish counterparts. Alex Oligby has been selected to represent Ulster U21’s.

Randalstown player Zoe Wilson represented Ireland Senior team in the recent 4-match Phoenix Gas Test Series against Spain. The team played two matches at NICS, Stormont in Belfast and two matches at UUJ Campus, Jordanstown. Ireland won the opening match 2-0. In the second match Ireland beat Spain match 2-1 with Anna Flanagan opening the scoring when she deflected Zoe’s strike from a short corner piece. Spain won the third game 3-0 and the final game 2-1 to level the series.