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O Dubhain points the way for Dhuibhne

PS Chorca Dhuibhne 0-13 Dls, Macroom 1-8

Published 18/02/2013 | 04:00

Pobalscoil Chorca Dhuibhne remain on course for a second consecutive Munster Colleges SFC title after a battling second-half performance saw off De La Salle at Knocknagree.

Having gone in with a 0-6 to 0-4 half-time lead after playing with the strong breeze, the Dingle school – coached by Kerry manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice – looked in trouble when points from Pa Lucey (two) and James Moynihan put Macroom in front early in the second half.

But Chorca Dhuibhne responded strongly as Pádraig Ó Dubháin and Tom Ó Súilleabháin converted crucial frees, and when captain Éanna Ó Conchúir scored a pair of excellent points in the closing stages, their lead was 0-13 to 0-8.

Macroom, who were beaten in last year's final by Corca Dhuibhne, gave themselves late hope when Peter Kelleher fisted an injury-time goal, but they could not force another score.

Chorca Dhuibhne began well as Ó Dubháin kicked three early frees, and despite missing some chances they led 0-6 to 0-1 as half-time approached.

Two Lucey points and one from Seán O'Sullivan cut the gap to two by half-time, but Chorca Dhuibhne found another gear to advance to a final meeting with St Brendan's, Killarney.

Scorers – Pobalscoil Chorca Dhuibhne: P Ó Dubháin 0-8 (5f), T Ó Súilleabháin (2f), É Ó Conchúir 0-2 each, P Breathnach 0-1. De La Salle, Macroom: P Lucey 0-5f, P Kelleher 1-0, S O'Sullivan 0-2, J Moynihan 0-1.

POBALSCOIL CHORCA DHUIBHNE – D Ó Conchúir; B Ó Beaglaíoch, C Ó Lúing, C Ó Súilleabháin; M Ó Flaharta, P Ó Conchúir, M Ó Conchúir; B Ó Súilleabháin, C Ó Beaglaíoch; T Ó Sé, P Breathnach, P Ó Dubháin; T Ó Súilleabháin, É Ó Conchúir, C Ó Bambaire. Sub: C Ó Muirthile for Breathnach (48).

DE LA SALLE, MACROOM – D Dineen; C Noonan, D O'Callaghan, K O'Dywer; S Creedon, S Kelleher, A Healy; P Kelleher, P Lucey; S Foley, J Moynihan, S O'Sullivan; P Berhanu, B O'Leary, J Murphy. Subs: D Cahalane for Creedon (h-t), M Cronin for Foley (43).

Ref – B Tyrell (Tipperary).

Irish Independent

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