Wins for Killybegs within the Senior, St.Mary’s of Convoy within the Junior A and a dramatic comeback by Naomh Mhuire to earn a replay within the Intermediate had been the highlights of in the present day’s Championship motion.
Killybegs reversed final week’s defeat by St.Nauls with a 0-13 to 1-05 victory in Davy Brennan Memorial Park in Glenties.
Joe Campbell’s early purpose acquired St.Nauls off to an incredible begin however they might solely add another level within the first-half, whereas Killybegs replied with six factors together with three from HughMcFadden to guide by two factors at half-time 0-06 to 1-01.
They prolonged that to 0-11 to 1-01 within the opening interval of the second-half , Ryan Cunningham getting important scores. 4 factors from frees by Stephen Griffen introduced St.Nauls again into the sport , leaving simply three between them however two late Jack McSharry factors secured the win for Killybegs, their first this 12 months , to make sure their Senior Championship standing for 2024.
St. Nuals will now await the results of subsequent week’s different play-off fixture between Milford and St.Michaels , afterwhich they’ll play the losers of that sport within the last Relegation play-off with the losers dropping to the Intermediate Championship subsequent 12 months.
Within the Intermediate Relegation conflict at O Donnell Park Naomh Mhuire scored three injury-time factors to earn a draw that didn’t look probably for lengthy durations in opposition to Burt.
The Burt males led for many of this sport and at 2-08 to 0-11 factors forward because it entered injury-time they seemed more likely to retain their Intermediate standing with what would have been their first win.
Nonetheless, Naomh Mhuire weren’t going to lose with out giving every part that they had and aided by a protracted injury-time interval they scored three factors to earn a draw and a replay subsequent week on a last rating of 2-08 to 0-14 factors.
Within the Junior Championship St.Mary’s Convoy had been spectacular as they clinched high spot in Group B with a giant win over Naomh Ultan , 3-17 to 1-09 .
It was a aggressive first-half with Convoy simply two forward on the break 1-06 to 0-07, Joseph McGill getting the purpose.
The house workforce dominated the second-half , objectives by Pauric Gordan and sub John Toye and glorious scores from Paddy Dolan 0-09 in whole, from each play and frees noticed them win simply and take high spot within the Group and clinch a semi-final spot within the championship.
Naomh Ultan end second and Moville third within the Group and can know their opponents within the Quarter-Finals after the Group A play-off between Na Rossa and Naomh Conaill on Sunday, the winners of that may clinch a semi-final spot whereas the losers will be a part of third place Naomh Padraig Muff within the Quarter-Finals.
GAA Replace: Killybegs, St Mary’s, Convoy impress as Naomh Mhuire seize late, late draw was final modified: September sixteenth, 2023 by