Congratulations to the Blanchardstown B Team who earned promotion to the Bodley cup with an impressive third place finish in the O’Sullivan cup. This was a new Blanchardstown team of mostly young and inexperienced players which makes this achievement even more impressive. The Team was Darragh Comey (9), Devano Jose (13), Vinayak Unnithan (14), Ian Fanning (16), Mark Cummins (36 ½ ) and John Comey (38¾ )
Blanchardstown achieved 2nd place in their group and made it into the playoff group with Dublin University, Enniscorty and Skerries . Below are Blanchardstown results of the group stage:
|1||Ballinasloe||Sat 01 Nov 14||Home||Won||3 ½ – 1 ½|
|2||Naomh Barróg||Tue 18 Nov 14||Away||Won||4 – 1|
|3||St Benildus||Wed 26 Nov 14||Home||Lost||2 – 3|
|4||Enniscorthy||Sat 10 Jan 15||Away||Lost||2 – 3|
|5||Skerries B||Wed 11 Feb 15||Home||Won||4 ½ – ½|
Final standings in the league were Enniscorty 1st, Dublin University 2nd, Blanchardstown 3rd.
Well done to all team participants. Blanchardstown fielded a full team every night and made the most of every opportunity. It was a great experience for all members and the team are looking forward to the Bodley Cup next season.