posted 6 Mar 2018, 13:41 by Coolmeen GAA

Coolmeen & Shannon Gaels played out an exciting draw in their Div 3 Rd 6 League encounter on a score of Coolmeen 2 – 10  Shannon Gaels 3 – 07.

Kevin Corry opened the scoring for Coolmeen with a well taken point followed by a similar effort from Ben Cleary. Shannon Gaels responded with two points of their own to level matters. Ben Cleary then fisted the ball to the Gaels net followed by a pointed free to give Coolmeen a four point lead. On the stroke of halftime Shannon Gaels goaled to leave the minimum between the teams.

Half Time: Coolmeen 1 – 03    Shannon Gaels 1 – 02

Cian Murphy & Ben Cleary scored points for Coolmeen on the resumption to extend the lead before Shannon Gaels replied with a point. Coolmeen scored further points from Paudie Corry, Brian Markham & Eoin O’Connor before Mike Shea scored two points for Shannon Gaels. Kevin “Val” McMahon scored a penalty goal for Coolmeen before second half Gaels substitute John Paul O’Neill scored one goal & created another to level the game. Coolmeen responded with a Paudie Corry pointed free. In the frantic closing stages Shannon Gaels scored two further points before Ben Cleary pointed a free with the last kick of the game to level the game.

Full Time: Coolmeen 2 – 10    Shannon Gaels 3 – 07

Coolmeen Team: Aidan Corry, Martie McMahon, Kevin “Val” McMahon, Mark Meaney, Aaron Kelly, Gary Meaney (C), Shane McMahon, Noel Meaney, Brian Markham, Eoin O’Connor, Kevin Corry, Paudie Corry, Darragh Cleary, Sean McMahon, Ben Cleary

Subs Used: Cian Murphy, Kevin McMahon, David Neenan