Minor B Rd 1: Castleconnor 2-11 v 3-07 Curry

posted 18 Mar 2014, 16:08 by castleconnor sligo
A bad start from the home team saw them concede a penalty in the first few minutes but they jumped into life and started to defend well, with cian barrins clearing up loose ball around the middle of the field and James boland and Benny foody winning the ball of their. The full back line were also dealing with the balls coming into their area. Castleconnor then started to make the hard defensive work count with points from Jack ohora, Matthew Cullen and Sean carrabine leaving them ahead by 2 before curry got their first points. A superb shot from Sean carrabine hit the crossbar but just bounced the wrong side of line. Soon after Matthew Cullen scored the goal that gave them some breathing space. However curry responded with another two points and Castleconnor led by two at half time, 1-6 to 1-4.with another two points and Castleconnor led by two at half time, 1-6 to 1-4.

After the break Castleconnor raced into a 5 point lead with points from Matthew Cullen, Sean carrabine and Keith foody. While they didn't get any scores micheal cahill and Danny ohora were winning ball and making passes and space.  Then there was a period with no scores before Matthew Cullen scored his second goal. Curry then roared into life and scored two goals and three points, making the game level but a pressure free was cooly slotted by Matthew. Curry came for one last attack but the boys defended well and turned over the ball as the referee blew the final whistle. It ended 2-11 to 3-7.

Team: Kenneth flynn, conor Gallagher, Stephen Durkan, Benny foody, cian barrins, James boland, Jason Earlis, Keith foody (0-1), micheal cahill, Jack ohora (0-1), Sean carrabine (0-2), Matthew Cullen (captain) (2-7), Danny ohora. Subs: Enda Kilcullen, Odhran Quinn