posted 6 Mar 2018, 13:32 by Coolmeen GAA

Coolmeen defeated Kilfenora in the opening round of the 2017 Div 3 Football league on a score of 0 – 10 to 0 – 04

This was a hard fought encounter played in difficult conditions. Coolmeen started brightly with 3 points from Ben Cleary. Kilfenora responded with a pointed free. Coolmeen regained control with points from Joe Corry & Cathal O’Connor before the break to leave Half time score: Coolmeen: 0 – 05 Kilfenora: 0 – 01

Coolmeen again started brightly in second period with 2 further points from Ben Cleary. Kilfenora responded with 2 pointed frees to reduce the margin. David Neenan added 2 further points before Kilfenora scored a point from play. In the closing stages Micheál Brooks pointed from play to ensure a deserved victory for Coolmeen.

Full Time: Coolmeen: 0 – 10 Kilfenora: 0 – 04

COOLMEEN TEAM: Aidan Corry, Mark Meaney, Kevin (Val) McMahon, Martie McMahon, Darragh Cleary, Gary Meaney (C), Kevin McMahon, Cathal O’Connor, Brian Markham, Eoin O’Connor, Joe Corry, Sean Wallace, Shane McMahon, Ben Cleary, Cian Murphy

SUBS USED; Micheál Brooks, Aaron Kelly, David Neenan, Kevin Corry, Sean McMahon, Paudie Corry