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40 in a row for Ballymac ladies

The Ballymacarbry ladies completed 40 county titles in a row after a hard fought 4-5 to 0-7 win over Comeragh Rangers in Dungarvan.

Michelle Ryan scored 2-2, player of the match Karen McGrath got 1-2 and Brid McMaugh also found the net for Michael Ryan's side. Ballymac are unbeaten in county finals since 1982.

"I've never played with a team like this before," captain Lauren Fitzpatrick said in her acceptance speech.

Michelle Ryan claimed her 23rd county medal. "People talk a lot about numbers but if I'm absolutely brutally honest, every single one means a lot and none more so than today."

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