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08 August 2016

The FAI Continental Tyres Womens National League kicked off this weekend with WSCAI players all playing a crucial part for their sides.

Notable Appearances

Aoibhin Webb grabbed the first goal of the 2016 season for Wexford Youths as she capitalised on a parried Claire O'Riordan shot to slot through a crowd of UCD players trying to intervene.

Wexford Youths and DCU's Aoibhin Webb in action versus UCD Waves. Photo: John V Carr (Extratime.ie)

On her debut, Yvonne Hedigan came off the bench for Galway to add gloss to their emphatic defeat of Kilkenny United on Sunday afternoon with a brace in the last 12 minutes.

18 Starting Appearances

Amy Walsh (Wexford Youths/IT Carlow) Nathalie O'Brien (Cork City WFC/Cork IT) Katie McCarthy (Cork City WFC/UCC) Ciara McNamara (Cork City WFC/UCC) Lauren Murphy (Cork City WFC/UCC) Shauna Fox (Galway WFC/NUI Galway) Keara Cormican (Galway WFC/UL) Rachel Graham (Shelbourne/IT Carlow) Jetta Berrill (UCD Waves/UCD) Emily Cahill (UCD Waves/UCD) Orlagh Nolan (UCD Waves/UCD) Aoibhin Webb (Wexford Youths/DCU) Becky Cassin (Wexford Youths/IT Carlow) Lauren Dwyer (Wexford Youths/IT Carlow) Emma Hansberry (Wexford Youths/IT Carlow) Niamh Kelly (Kilkenny United WFC/IT Carlow) Claire O'Riordan (Wexford Youths/IT Carlow)

2 Substitute Appearances

Rachel Hutchinson (Wexford Youths/Waterford IT) Yvonne Hedigan (Galway WFC/Athlone IT)

3 Unused Substitutes

Aoife Walsh (Galway WFC/NUI Galway) Rebekah Carroll (UCD Waves/Maynooth University) Aoife Prendergast (Wexford Youths/Waterford IT)

3 Goals

Yvonne Heddigan (Galway WFC/Athlone IT) (2 Goals) Aoibhin Webb (Wexford Youths/DCU)

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