Sheelin Cup Match v Kilkerley Emmets

November 8, 2018

Paddy Sheelan Cup Sunday 18th April in Kilkerley at 11:30pm Kilkerley Emmets V Roche Emmets.
Referee – Patsy Connolly

Kilkerley 0-10 (HT 0-6) Roche 2-13 (HT 1-06)

The two Emmets played this game in ideal conditions, both weather and ground conditions were perfect. Roche started best with a goal from Martin Craven in the early minutes, the visitors improved their advantage with 4 further points to Kilkerley’s 2 points by the quarter hour mark. The 4 to 2 scoring rate was reversed by the home team up to the short whistle to leave the half time score Roche 1-6 Kilkerley 0-6

Roche upped their effort in the second half and were 1-11 to 0-10 up when Martin Craven struck again, with 10 minutes remaining he netted again. Roche ran out on a high with the last two scores of the match with points from Philip Quinn and Kevin Callaghan.

Best for Roche; Robert O’Hanlon, Darren McConnon, Daniel O’Connell and Martin Craven.

Roche: Sean O’Hare, Sean Kirk, Dermot Craven, Niall Treanor, Robert O’Hanlon 2pts, Harry O’Connell, Duane Callan, Martin Carroll, Darren McConnon, Paudie Callaghan 1pt, Daniel O’Connell 3pts, Barry O’Hare 1pt, Enda Murphy, Gerry Murphy 1pt, Martin Craven 2-2. Subs used: Kevin Callaghan half time 2pts, Philip Quinn 1pt and Barry McConnon.

Kilkerley scorers: Niall Lennon 4pts, Alan McGeough 2pts, Anthony McGuill, Sean Hand, Kevin O’Leary and James Fagan 1pt each.