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23/07/2021

Clonoulty pull away with second half goals

Clonoulty-Rossmore ended up with a comprehensive victory over Eire Óg/Galtee in a minor A hurling championship played at Clonoulty last Thursday evening.

Clonoulty-Rossmore ended up with a comprehensive victory over Eire Óg/Galtee in a minor A hurling championship played at Clonoulty last Thursday evening.

The game was even for the first quarter at 0-3 apiece. Then Clonoulty built up a lead of 1-7 to 0-4 by the interval, their goal coming in the 21st minute when a perfect delivery by David Dunne was touched home by a James Hammersley.

The combination reduced the margin with a goal and a point in the first eight minutes after the resumption before Clonoulty scored three goals via James Hammersley, Ronan Heffernan and David Dunne, to win 4-12 to 1-8.

Clonoulty-Rossmore: Nicky Kerins, Dylan Kennedy, David Egan, Adam Fryday, Cathal Moriarity, Enda Heffernan, Denis Murphy, Paddy Hennessy (0-3), Michael Ryan (W), David Dunne (1-0), Ronan Heffernan (1-5), Gary Donnelly (0-1), James Hammersley (2-0), Aidan Carroll, Decclan O’Dwyer. (0-1) Subs: Odhran Quirke (0-1) for Declan O’Dwyer, Kailum Loughman for Aidan Carroll, Fintan Kearney (0-1) for James Hammersley.

Eire Og/Galtee: Jimmy English, Peter O’Dwyer, Eric Grogan, Thomas Peters, Michael Bradshaw, Shane Power (0-1), John Ryan, Tom Fox (0-1), Kevin Power, Gearóid Loughman, Sean Daly (1-4), Ronan Heffernan, Stephen O’Dwyer, David Finane (0-2), Eoin Brennan. Subs: Kevin Lonergan for Thomas Peters, Jack Morrissey for Stephen O’Dwyer, Christopher Breen for Eoin Brennan, Dylan Gubbins for Jamies English, James English for Gearóid Loughman.

Ref: Willie Kennedy (Kickhams)

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