Naomh Brid defeated Cloughaneely last night as Henry Duignan’s goal helped them to a four-point win that helped sent the Falcarragh side spiralling out of the Intermediate Championship.
Naomh Brid 1-9 Cloughaneely 0-8
Duignan’s goal had Naomh Brid five points up by the break. Duignan finished after Gary McCafferty’s shot dropped short.
McCafferty himself went close late in the first half.
Early in part two, Ross Gallagher and Callum Gallagher stretched the lead for Naomh Brid.
Cloughaneely did stage something of a mini revival, but Naomh Brid advanced to the last eight with Cloughaneely ultimately making their exit.
Naomh Brid: Pauric McDaid; Eoin McGarrigle, Sean Gormley, Eoin Quinn (0-3); Liam Duffy (0-1), Lee Doherty, Clint Walsh; Tommy Gallagher, Callum Gallagher (0-2f); Declan McCafferty (0-1), Ross Gallagher (0-1), Gary McCafferty; Jamie Timoney, Henry Duignan (1-1), Ryan Brogan. Sub: Michael Gallagher for McGarrigle.
Cloughaneely: Sean McClafferty; Ciaran McFadden (0-1), Cian McFadden, John Harley; Michael Fitzgerald, Aidan Doohan, Ciaran McGeady; Kevin Mulhern, Martin Maguire (0-1); Paddy Cannon (0-3), Jason McGee (0-2f), Mark Harley; Darren Ferry, Sean Maguire (0-1), John McGarvey. Subs: Cillian Gallagher for J.McGarvey, Micheal McHugh for Ferry
Referee: Seamus McGonagle (Aodh Ruadh).