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Omagh Ladies end season on a high

Jess Hood scoring winning goal for Omagh Ladies firsts

OMAGH Ladies will have plenty to celebrate at their forthcoming awards night.

On Thursday evening the 1st XI defeated Cookstown 1-0 in a promotion-relegation play-off at Dungannon (report and pictures in Tyrone Herald) to secure a return to Senior League One.

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The winning goal was scored by Irish Schools player Jess Hood just 11 minutes into the play-off decider.

Some 48 hours later the club’s seconds completed a magnificent double by defeating their Coleraine counterparts 5-3 in the Junior Cup Final at Stormont.

Veteran striker Ann Young netted all five goals as the Omagh second string captured the coveted cup to sit alongside the Junior Four League trophy.

REPORT AND REACTION IN THURSDAY’S ULSTER HERALD

RODNEY McAree has warned he expects a big response from Dungannon against Glentoran this evening.

EXPERIENCED midfielder Richard Clarke is expected to sign for Ballinamallard United later this week.

Some 600 young players and their coaches are set to descend on the Thomas Mellon Playing Fields on Saturday...

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