Advertisement

McCay helps Ireland stay on the Road to Rio

Shirley McCay

Shirley McCay

DRUMQUIN woman Shirley McCay has helped Ireland maintain their bid for qualification for the Rio Olympics.

Goals by Nikki  Evans and Megan Frazer  saw the Irish defeat Lithuania 2-0 yesterday (Thursday) to set up a semi-final date with Belarus in the World League 2 being staged in Dublin.

Advertisement

Should Ireland win that they advance to the final round of qualification games for Rio.

McCay has played in all four matches to date including earlier victories over Ukraine (5-0),  Canada (2-1) before the 13-0 thrashing of Turkey on St Patrick’s Day.

Top
Advertisement

Ulster Herald is published by North West of Ireland Printing & Publishing Company Limited, trading as North-West News Group.
Registered in Northern Ireland, No. R0000576. 10-14 John Street, Omagh, Co. Tyrone, N. Ireland, BT781DW