Beaufort and Alex win big on Premier League day one

Loreto Beaufort picked up the big win of the first week of the Leinster Schoolgirls Senior Premier League, seeing off last year’s cup finalists Rathdown 3-0.

Alex picked up an opening day win Pic: Stephen Findlater

Alex picked up an opening day win Pic: Stephen Findlater

Sarah Nagle bagged a double while Laura Nagle was also on the mark. It means they head up Section B at this early stage following Loreto Foxrock’s scoreless draw with High School.

Alexandra College were the sole winners on day one of Section A as Freya McDermott bagged the only goal in a 1-0 win against Muckross Park. She took a quick free from the dotted line, drove left and smashed home on the backhand side.

The Milltown school bring an almost totally new look side with ten players graduating a year ago, leaving coach Miles Warren happy with the start to the season.

Mount Anville tied 2-2 with Loreto Dalkey, Jenny McCarthy getting two for the former side, to pick up two points a piece for the score-draw.

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Senior Schoolgirls Premier League
Section A:
Mount Anville 2 (Jenny McCarthy 2) Loreto Dalkey 2; Alexandra College 1 (Freya McDermott) Muckross Park 0
Section B: Loreto Foxrock 0 High School 0; Loreto Beaufort 3 (Sarah Nagle 2, Laura Nagle) Rathdown 0.

School Girls Premier Section A