Bray power to opening win over Carnew
GAA SFL Division 1A: Bray Emmets 1-10 Carnew Emmets 0-5
Bray Emmets ran out comfortable winners in their opening SFL Division 1A clash with Carnew at Old Conna last Friday night.
A goal early in the second half from Diarmuid Masterson set the north Wicklow men off on a charge to the finish line and they wouldn't be caught by James Hickey's side despite the best efforts of Conal McCrea.
A low-scoring first half showed the talents of both Tadgh Dornan and Cormac Doyle in both goals as the sides retired with Carnew leading by 0-3 to 0-2.
Bray Emmets: Tadgh Dornan, Andrew Reynolds, Dara Lohan, Sean Maloney, Marc Lenihan (0-1), Shane Lohan, Catahl O'Duallacháin (0-1), Dylan Terry, Des Kelly (0-5), Ben Kearney, Andrew Conway, Marc Lennon, Darragh Rochford (0-1), Niall McGraynor, Diarmuid Masterson (1-1). Subs: Cathal McGee (0-1) for N McGraynor, Philip Haughton for A Reynolds, Cian Loahan for D Rochford, Ciaran McKay for M Lenihan.
Carnew Emmets: Cormac Doyle, Michael Rock, John Walsh, Paul Nolan, Niall Osborne, Andrew Hughes, Willie Collins, Padraig Doran, John Doyle, Nick Skelton, Conall McCrea (0-5), Drew Brennan, Killian Gilligan, Justin House, TJ Hennessey. Subs: Mark Collins for J Walsh, John Kavanagh for K Gilligan, Paidi McGing for D Brennan, John Doyle for N Osborne, Sean Kinsella for TJ Hennessey, Adrian Myers for P Doran.