ST MARY’S, Convoy advanced to the quarter-finals of the Michael Murphy Sports Junior A Championship thanks to a ten-point win over Naomh Pádraig, Lifford this evening.
St Mary’s, Convoy 1-15 Naomh Pádraig, Lifford 1-5
St Mary’s had a six-point lead built up by half-time when they led 1-8 to 1-2 and Hugh Harkin’s team didn’t let it slip to score a win that sets up a quarter-final meeting with Letterkenny Gaels.
It was St Mary’s who goaled first when Anthony Browne fired home a penalty after a foul on Sean Cuddy.Error, group does not exist! Check your syntax! (ID: 38)
Browne went onto score 1-4 while Ryan Kettle added three points to their tally.
Lifford did get a goal themselves. Paul Lynch, as he went to launch a long ball into the mixer, was fouled and Lifford worked a clever quick free. Shane Gallagher was on the end of the move and he shot home with Convoy’s defence static.Error, group does not exist! Check your syntax! (ID: 68)
But Convoy got their heads shook clear again and had nine different scorers to leave Killygordon with the win.
St Mary’s, Convoy scorers: Anthony Brown 1-4, Ryan Kettle 0-3, Kevin Bonner 0-2, Sean Cuddy, Conor Rodgers, Kevin McNamee, Laurence McMullan, Liam Prunty, Brendan Bonner 0-1 each
Naomh Pádraig, Lifford scorers: Shane Gallagher 1-0, Darren Gillespie 0-2, Kevin McBrearty 0-2 Paul Given 0-1Tags: