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Power surge too much for 'Comer

St Kieran's College 2-14
Castlecomer CS 2-7
Leinster Coll sHC 'a' s/f

Published 22/02/2010 | 05:00

A goal five minutes from time by John Power, brother of Kilkenny star Richie, sealed victory for St Kieran's College on Saturday.

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Power's first goal after 14 minutes gave them the upper hand and, with some good point scoring by Conor O'Shea and Power, St Kieran's led 1-10 to 0-6 at the break. A Charlie Dwyer brace of goals got 'Comer back into things after the break.

Kieran's regained their composure, but they weren't in the clear until Power completed his brace.

Scorers -- St Kieran's: J Power 2-4 (0-3f), C Buckley 0-3, C O'Shea, P Buggy, T O'Hanrahan 0-2 each, P Walsh 0-1. Castlecomer CS: C Dwyer 2-3 (1f), S Daly 0-3 (2f), P Keating 0-1.

St Kieran's -- M Donnelly; C O'Neill, R Lennon, S Phelan; A O'Dowd, W Phelan, D Brennan; J Gannon, C O'Shea; J Power, C Buckley, P Walsh; P Buggy, M Brennan, T O'Hanrhan. Sub: R Reid for O'Hanrahan.

Castlecomer CS -- D Breen; B Brophy, K Delaney, R Healy; R Kinsella, B Cahill, D Shortall; D Dunne, P Keating; L Maher, E Meally, E Bergin; D Moran, C Dwyer, S Daly. Subs: S McDermott for Shortall, E Brennan for D Moran, N Callinan for Kinsella.

Ref -- P Moran (Laois).

Irish Independent

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