Double success for IT Sligo ladies teams today

IT Sligo’s senior team have claimed the Lydon Plate at the annual Women’s Intervarsities tournament in Limerick this afternoon.

First half goals from Rachel Kearns and Amber Lynch secured a 2-0 win over Maynooth University at UL.

The IT Sligo Senior Women's team that won the Lydon Plate final in Limerick.

The IT Sligo Senior Women’s team that won the Lydon Plate final in Limerick.

Meanwhile, Letterkenny IT claimed the O’Regan Shield thanks to their 2-1 defeat of Garda College in today’s final.

Elsewhere, the IT Sligo senior ladies football have beaten DIT in the Lynch Cup semi-final in Dublin.

The full-time score in IT Blanchardstown was IT Sligo 3-9 DIT 1-9.

The final will take place tomorrow in Dublin.

There was heartbreak earlier on for Michael Murphy’s LYIT team.

They lost by a point, 2-10 to 2-9 to IT Tralee in the Moynihan Cup semi-final.