game at a glance
Published 02/05/2016 | 02:30
man of the match
Vinny Cadden (New York)
The New York goalkeeper might expect a phone call from home some time soon as the Sligo man was a revelation with a string of stellar saves.
The same talking point that rolls around every year after the final whistle in this neck of the woods. Should New York be part of the All Ireland Championship at all? On yesterday's evidence, the answer remains a firm yes.
Paddy McNeice's sumptuous free from the left on 45 minutes was the kind of score that had it come in high summer, would have been a purred over for hours.
Maurice Deegan had a strong, steady display.
New York 6; Roscommon 6
New York 10; Roscommon 12
New York 1 (K Quinn 11)
New York 1; Roscommon 0
For Roscommon, three weeks of waiting till they head to Leitrim for a Connacht quarter-final on May 22. For the hosts, the regrets from this agonising loss will linger through the summer.