U12 Hurlers Are Top Of League Section

November 8, 2018

Ballyvarley U12 hurlers continued in their league campaign with a convincing win against Mourne.    Ballyvarley started off at a high pace and soon opened the score with a point from Connor McPolin.  This was followed by a goal from James Canniford and a goal and point from Michael Jordan.  The mourne team tried hard but when they did get past Ballyvarley’s midfield of Louis Murray and Michael  Jordan, they were  stopped by the defence of Connal McNally and Colin McGrath.

First period score  Mourne 0 – 0  Ballyvarley 2-2

In the second period, both teams substituted their stronger players to give several other boys a run out.  They all fought hard, but Mourne took their chances and scored two goals .

Second Period Score  Mourne 2 – 0  Ballyvarley 0-0

In the  third period, Ballyvarley switched their midfield with the half forwards.  Feidlim Macauley and Connor McPolin soaked up the pressure, allowing Louis Murray, Michael  Jordan and Connal McNally to attack the Mourne  defence. Michael Jordan scored another goal and a point while Paddy McGrath scored a goal.  Mourne also scored a point in this fast flowing period.

Final Score  Mourne 0 – 1  Ballyvarley 4-3

Michael Jordan, Connal McNally, Feidlim Macauley, Colin McGrath, Louis Murray, Connor McPolin, Stephen McKey, Eoin McConville, Callum McConville, Paddy McGrath, Finbar Malumphey, Michael McKey, James Teague, Darragh Byrne, Rory Conway, Pierce McAvoy, James Canniford