Sport Gaelic Football

Sunday 26 February 2017

O Beaglaoich seals the deal

Colaiste Eoin 3-6
Colaiste Mhuire 2-5

Colaiste Eoin turned in a confident performance to lift the Leinster Schools Junior Football 'A' title in Leixlip yesterday.

Colaiste Eoin kicked into gear early on with three points before Daithi O Cathmhaoil struck the first goal in the 15th minute. Niall O'Brien responded by finding the net at the other end but Colaiste Eoin still held a three-point half-time lead.

Matias MacDonnncha netted for Colaiste Eoin within 60 seconds of the restart before a Colm O Beaglaoich goal sealed the win.

SCORERS -- Colaiste Eoin: M Mac Donncha 1-2, D O Cathmhaoil 1-1, C O Beaglaoich 1-0, F Motherway (1f), L Ó Maoileannaigh, D Ó Gormlaigh 0-1 each. Colaiste Mhuire: S Daly 1-1, N O'Brien 1-0, D Wheelan 0-2, M Browne, D Lynch 0-1 each.

ColAiste Eoin -- S O Dubhghaill; C O Fainín, L O Treasaigh, C O Duibhir; C O Croinin, E Ó Dochartaigh, C O Ceallachain; M Mac Donncha, R Mac Daibhead; F Motherway, L O Maoileannaigh, D O Gormlaigh, C O'Beaglaoich, D O Cathmhaoil, O O Ruairc. Subs: C O Neill for Motherway (37), D O Meachair for O Beaglaoich (55), M MacNioclas for O Ruairc (58), R O Meachair for O Ceallachain (59).

Colaiste Mhuire -- L Racinskas; A Moore, B Slevin, A Wallace; E Siode, C Scally, K Daly; D Lynch, S Daly; M Browne, D Wheelan, J Loran, E Corrigan, N O'Brien, L Peppard. Subs: B Flynn for K Daly (36), L Loughlin for Corrigan (39), D Lyons for Peppard (47), N Gunning for Wallace (47).

Ref -- E Craul (Wicklow).

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