Monday 20 May 2019

Shane Scanlon

Carraroe crush student princes 

CARRAROE 1-15 NUI GALWAY 1-12 TRADITIONALISTS in the West breathed a sigh of relief last night as Carraroe edged NUIG in the first of the Galway SFC semi-finals at Tuam Stadium. The possibility of a cosmopolitan university side advancing to the Galway decider did not sit well with the old guard.With only four Galwaymen in their starting 15, the students were never going to earn much support from the neutrals in the 2,000 attendance yet they did earn the plaudits for the manner in which they put it up to their more fancied opponents.