Coolmeen Junior B v Clarecastle Division 6 Football League Round 1

posted 25 Apr 2016, 15:41 by Eimear McMahon


Coolmeen defeated Clarecastle in the Div 6 league opening game on a score of 4 – 12 to 2 – 09

This was an exciting game played in ideal weather conditions. Coolmeen started with a pointed free by Enda Corry followed by a point from play by Enda Haugh. Clarecastle scored 2 points of their own to level the game. Enda Corry scored another point from play before Sean McMahon goaled after a brilliant passing movement. Again Clarecastle responded with 2 points to reduce the lead. Coolmeen gradually got on top and scored points from Kieran Neenan (2), Jason O’Leary & Enda Corry. Clarecastle ended the half with a pointed free.

Half Time: Coolmeen 1 – 07 Clarecastle 0 – 05

Coolmeen started the second half with points from Enda Haugh & Donal Houlihan. This was quickly followed by a great goal from Kieran Neenan who reacted fastest to a breaking ball in the Clarecastle goalmouth. Once again Clarecastle responded with 2 points from play. Sean McMahon added another point before Kieran Neenan again rattled the net when he deflected a 45m free to the net. Clarecastle bravely fought back & scored 2 goals & 2 points to again reduce the lead. Coolmeen regained their composure with a pointed free from Enda Corry plus a point from play by Paudie Corry. In the closing stages Sean McMahon goaled again to give Coolmeen a deserved victory.

Full Time: Coolmeen 4 – 12 Clarecastle 2 – 09

Coolmeen Team: Adam Carraig, Alan Corry, Anthony King, Aidan Hanrahan, Kevin (Jack) McMahon, Barry Vaughan, Jason O’Leary, Donal Houlihan, Paudie Corry, Enda Haugh, Sean McMahon, Sean Wallace, Kieran Neenan, Enda Corry, Mickey McGuane (C)

Subs Used: David Hehir, Michael Kirrane, Colm Corry, Sean P McMahon, Jack McMahon.