U14 hurlers sneak past Meelick

posted 18 Apr 2011, 15:06 by Unknown user
Kinvara 2-10 v Meelick Eyrecourt 1-11
Kinvara U14 hurlers had the luck in Clonfert as they marched on in the Toddie Byrne Plate competition. The story of the game is as follows:
Missed several scoring chances.
Meelick took the lead.
Missed several scoring chances.
Time running out.
Missed several scoring chances.
Losing by 3 points deep in injury time.
A goal by Ollie Nilan in last puck.
Game goes to extra time.
Meelick take a lead.
Kinvara equalise.
In second half of extra time.
Kinvara score two late points to win.
A good fighting performance by the Kinvara lads, but lacking a bit of fitness, and definetly must bring the scoring sights for next game.
Credit to both games on a highly entertaining performance.
Kinvara team:
Oisin Fahy, Joe Tully, Alan Keane, Mark Deegan, Colm Keady, John O'Donoghue, Keelan O'Rourke, Tomas Fordham, James Cronin-Rodger, Liam Byrne, Owen Whelan, Gary Kilkelly, Patrick Whelan, Sean Linnane, Ollie Nilan.
Conor O'Shea for Colm Keady (inj), Cathal O'Dwyer for P. Whelan, Brendan Connolly for T. Fordham, Patrick O'Gallachoir, Neil Huban, Sean Cahill, Odhran Keane.