Coolmeen v Shannon Gaels Div 6

posted 20 May 2018, 13:22 by Coolmeen GAA
Coolmeen defeated Shannon Gaels in the Div 6 Football League Rd 4 game on a score of 1 – 07 to 0 – 09
This was an exciting game played between two evenly matched sides. Shannon Gaels started brightly with 3 points in a row. Coolmeen responded with a Enda Haugh pointed free & a Sean P McMahon point from play. Shannon Gaels regained control & scored 4 points from play before the break.
Half Time: Shannon Gaels: 0 – 07 Coolmeen: 0 – 02
Shannon Gaels scored the first 2 points of the second half to extend their lead. Coolmeen kept in touch with points from Enda Haugh & Kevin (Jack) McMahon. With 10 minutes to go Aaron Kelly burst through the Gaels defence & rattled the net with a rasping shot. Coolmeen now surged forward & Jamie Brooks kicked a great point from play before Sean P McMahon levelled the game with a point from an acute angle. In injury time after a passing move the length of the pitch Jamie Brooks split the posts with a brilliant point to give Coolmeen the lead. Shannon Gaels pressed forward looking for an equaliser but the Coolmeen defence held firm & the final whistle brought a deserved victory for Coolmeen.
Full Time: Coolmeen: 1 – 07 Shannon Gaels: 0 – 09
Coolmeen Team: Adam Carrig, Barry Vaughan, Eoin Murphy, Michael Kirrane, Mikey McGuane, David Hehir, Alan Corry, Kevin (Jack) McMahon (C ), Aaron Kelly, Sean P McMahon, Jamie Brooks, Eoghan Corry, Fran Harding, Enda Haugh, Declan Casey Subs Used: Donal Holohan, Alan Cunningham, Keith Farrell, Patrick Hehir