THEY came, they saw and they were conquered; albeit very harshly.
On the Senior front the first and third teams had no action at the weekend.
The twists and turns of Division 2 could be coming to an end. Glencormac United firmly put themselves in pole position on Sunday with a precious 5-3 victory over Seaview Wanderers. Cian McGoldrick (3) and Kevin Redden (2) did the damage for the Kilmacanogue side and set them on course for Division 2 honours. For more details, see our focus match.
Soccer clubs across Wicklow are hiding their light under a bushel and have been slow to put themselves forward for the Aviva Club of the Month Competition.
Boys' Football League
Wicklow face into their first away game in Division 3 of the National Football League on Sunday.
A steady but unspectacular start would be the best way to describe this pre-season tussle between Bray Wanderers and Wexford's Oscar Traynor side.
The Southend United striker has endured an injury-ravaged career with set-back after set-back but he just keeps coming back and, more importantly, scoring goals.
This was a must-win game for both sides who languish at the bottom of the division and for Greystones, a game they should have and indeed could have won.
Bray Wanderers has once again been awarded a Premier Division licence by the FAI Club Licensing Committee.
Wicklow Rovers were unable to put a spanner in the works for Wicklow Town on Sunday. despite their best efforts.
The West Winter League continued on Sunday but somehow the competition is lacking the momentum it engendered last year.
There has been a welcome disruption to pre-season training for two Bray Wanderers starlets.
Jaws are still being collected off the floor in Division 2 following one of the most one-sided top of the table clashes known to man.
Shamrock Celtic and Fassaroe YC were both left scratching their heads after their clash on Sunday.
If this was a boxing match someone would be up for murder.
Oh how the mighty have fallen. A few shorts years ago Shillelagh United were hoisting the Wicklow Cup aloft. On Sunday the Ballard men were spat out of the competition after being mauled by Rathnew AFC A.
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