Four Masters 3-7 Naomh Muire 0-9Four Masters stormed into an early first half lead with two goals from Peadar Espey after Dara White’s opening point for the visitors. John Boyle added another for the home side before Patrick Reid netted again.
Dara Quinn and Dara White exchanged further points before Conor McMonagle closed out the half. At half-time, the score was Four Masters 3-3 Naomh Mhuire 0-3.
Naomh Mhuire started the second half well with scores from White and Devlin, who moved outfield from the goalkeeper role.
Barry Monaghan, Sean O’Kennedy and Peadar Espey responded for Four Masters to leave the score 3-7 to 0-7. With 10 minutes to go Naomh Mhuire pushed hard for a goal but the four Masters defence held firm, and a Dara White Jack Boyle double were the last scores on the night.
Four Masters: Ryan Haughey, Darren Walsh, Darragh Quinn (0-1), Dylan Kennedy, Barry Dunnion, Kevin Breslin, John Boyle (0-1), Patrick Reid (1-0), Sean OKennedy (0-1), Darren Doherty, Conor McMonagle (0-1), Caolan Loughney (0-1), Barry Monaghan (0-1), Dylan Muldoon, Peadar Espey (2-1). Subs: Leo McHugh, Josh Lacey and Sean Meehan.
Naomh Muire: Daniel Devlin (0-2), Pat Rogers, Brian Gillespie, Dan Gallagher, Robbie O’Donnell, Aidy Ogara, Cian Boyle, Patrick Gillespie, Dara White (0-6), Conor White, Paddy McCafferty, Darren Gallagher, Owenie McGarvey, Harry Harden, Jack Boyle (0-1). Subs: Brian Grant, Jamie Boyle and Jamie McGee.