Coolmeen v Kilfenora Intermediate Championship Match Report

posted 3 Sep 2016, 08:54 by Eimear McMahon
Kilfenora defeated Coolmeen in the Intermediate Football Championship Group 1 game on a score of 2 – 10 to 2 – 08
Kilfenora started strongly with 2 points from play before Killian Malone converted a penalty. Coolmeen responded with pointed frees from Kevin (Val) McMahon (2) & Cathal O’Connor (1) before Mark Meaney goaled after a great passing movement. Kilfenora took control of game with 3 further points before Ben Cleary scored a point for Coolmeen before the break.
Half Time: Kifenora: 1 – 05 Coolmeen: 1 – 04
Kifenora started the second half with 3 further points to extend their lead. Kevin (Val) McMahon again pointed 2 frees to reduce the deficit before Cathal O’Connor scored a great goal to give Coolmeen the lead. Kilfenora retook the lead when Killian Malone scored his second penalty. Cathal O’Connor pointed a free before Kilfenora scored 2 points from play. Despite some late pressure Coolmeen only added a Cathal O’Connor point from play before the end. With this defeat Coolmeen bow out of the Championship.
Full Time: Kilfenora: 2 – 10 Coolmeen: 2 – 08
COOLMEEN TEAM: Aidan Corry, Kevin McMahon, Brian Markham, Darragh Cleary, Eoin O’Connor, Kevin (Val) McMahon, Gary Meaney, Micheál Brooks, Noel Meaney, Alan Normoyle, Ben Cleary, Mark Meaney, Cian Murphy, Cathal O’Connor (C), Joe Corry.
Subs Used: Marty McMahon, David Neenan, Sean McMahon.