Sixmilebridge 1-8 Kilmaley 3-9
Kilmaley accounted for SIxmilebridge in this U/16 championship game played in Sixmilebridge on Sunday afternoon. The first fifteen minutes of the game belonged to kilmaley's Killian Normoyle and Sixmilebridge's Eoin Flynn as they accounted for all their sides scores. At this point Kilmaley lead 2-1 to 1-2. The 1st half was evenly contested but Kilmaleys ability to score goals gave them the upper hand at half time on a scoreline of 3-3 to 1-5. Normoyle scoring his hat trick of goals for Kilmaleys third goal. The rest of Kilmaley points coming from Sean Malone and Niall Coote. The 'bridges coming from Shane Flynn, Eoin Flynn once again and a delightful point from Cathal Lynch.
The 2nd half proved to be alot less entertaining with Kilmaley keeping their advantage despite the best efforts of the 'bridge. Kilmaley were reduced to fourteen when their full forward was given his marching orders for two yellow cards 15 minutes into the 2nd half. Great work from Jason Loughnane won his side a penalty with two minutes to play. The resulting penalty was saved by Kilmaley keeper Conan Fitzgerald. The game finished 3-9 to 1-8 in favour of Kilmaley.
Best for the 'bridge was Tadgh Devanney, Shane McInerney, Jason Loughnane and Shane Flynn. Conor Finucane, Andrew Kelly, Joseph Carmody and Normoyle impressed for Kilmaley.
Scorers SMB: Eoin Flynn 1-4 (0-3 frees), Cathal Lynch 0-2, Jason Loughnane 0-1, Shane Flynn 0-1.
SMB: 1.Gavin Whyte 2.Aidan Whelan 3.Padraig Agnew 4.Tadgh Devanney 5. Gavin O Reilly 6.Shane McInerney 7. Conor Cahill 8. Cathal Lynch 9 Ronan Cahill 10. Cathaoir Agnew 11. Jason Loughnane 12. Shaun Murray 13.Shane Flynn 14. Eoin Flynn 15.Robbie Corry