Saturday 19 August 2017

Forde the driving force behind Nenagh success

Nenagh CBS 3-15
Kerry Colleges 1-7

An early second-half scoring burst that saw Nenagh CBS add 2-3 without reply settled this tie with a depleted Kerry Colleges side at Newcastle West yesterday.

Tipperary minor Jason Forde amassed a haul of 0-12 for the victors while corner-forward Paraic Shanahan fired home two goals.

Scorers -- Nenagh CBS: J Forde 0-12 (0-7f), P Shanahan 2-1, M Tuite 1-0, P Fogarty, D Walsh 0-1 each. Kerry Colleges: P Boyle 1-1, V Savage 0-3 (0-2f), D Collins 0-2 (0-1f), D Leahy 0-1.

Nenagh CBS -- K Flynn; J Peters, J O'Dwyer, J Loughnane; E Hynes, D Quinn, J O'Flaherty; D Ryan, S Geaney; K O'Flaherty, M Tuite, P Fogarty; P Shanahan, J Forde, D Walsh. Subs: T Gallagher for S Geaney, K Seymour for K O'Flaherty, C Canning for D Walsh, K Gubbins for J Loughnane.

Kerry Colleges -- Tommy Casey; T B McElligott, D Fitzelle, D Lynch; T Allen, T Barrett, C Savage; D Collins, Tomas Casey; D Leahy, V Savage, S Leahy; P McGrath, P Boyle, P O'Regan. Subs: T Cunningham for T Allen, J M O'Carroll for P O'Regan, S Casey for J M O'Carroll.

Ref -- M Mann (Limerick).

Irish Independent

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