Friday 15 December 2017

McCann on song for Donegal

Lory Meagher Cup
Donegal 3-18
Fermanagh 2-8
Tyrone 2-14
South Down 1-9
WARWICKSHIRE 4-11
LEITRIM 2-11

Enda McDermott's early goal in Letterkenny sent Donegal on their way to a semi-final berth.

Donegal led 1-9 to 1-3 at the break and quickly added a second goal from the excellent Mickey McCann.

Man of the Match: Mickey McCann (Donegal)

Scorers -- Donegal: E McDermott 2-2, M McCann 1-5, N Campbell 0-7 (1f, 1 '65'), L Henderson 0-2, S Bole, S McVeigh 0-1 each. Fermanagh: R Bogue 1-3 (1-0pen, 3f), S Corrigan 1-2, D McGarry 0-2, S Curran 0-1f.

Donegal -- P O'Brien 7; S O'Connor 5, C Breathnach 7, A McDermott 5; J Donnelly 7, C Dowds 6, J Boyle 6; P Sheridan 6, S Boyle 6; S McVeigh 6, E Organ 5, C Mathewson 7; M McCann 8, E McDermott 7, N Campbell 7. Sub: L Henderson 7 for Organ (58).

Fermanagh -- D McPhillips 4; K Mohan 5, F Bannon 5, C McTeague 6; A Breslin 5, F McBrien 6, D Teague 6; M Slevin 5, R Bogue 7, P Timoney 5, D McGarry 7, S Curran 5; S Corrigan 7, B McGarry 7, S Mulholland 4. Subs: K Kehoe 5 for Timoney (29), D Slevin 4 for C McTeague (h-t), R Porteous 5 for Mulholland (45).

Ref -- E Hassan (Derry)

Tyrone finished strongly in Omagh to clinch a semi-final spot.

Man of the Match: Martin Grogan (Tyrone)

SCORERS -- Tyrone: C McErlean 1-3 (0-1f), C Grogan 1-1 (1-0 pen), A Kelly 0-4 (1f, 2 '65'), M O'Gorman, P O'Connor 0-2 each, Rory O'Neill, Ryan O'Neill 0-1 each. South Down: E McGuinness 1-0, L Morgan 0-5 (2f), P O'Neill 0-3 (1 '65'), J O'Kane 0-1.

Tyrone -- J Devlin 8, SP Begley 7, D Maguire 8, R Winters 6, M O'Gorman 7, S Donnelly 8, M Grogan 8, C Gallagher 6, T Hughes 7, G Fox 6, A Kelly 7, C McErlean 7, R O'Neill 7, P O'Connor 7, C Grogan 7. Subs: S McLoughney 6 for Fox, Ryan O'Neill 5.5 for Gallagher, B Winters 5 for O'Connor, J Kelly 5 for McErlean.

South Down -- D Kearns 6, C Teague 6, J McGrath 7, P McPolin 6, J Brown 5, M McCartan 8, K Fegan 6, E Donnelly 7, L Morgan 8, M Cunningham 7, E Trainor 6, P O'Neilll 7, P McAleenan 6, E McGuinness 7, L Deegan 5. Subs: A Brown 5 for Fegan, G Courtney 5 for Brown, N Burns 5 for McPolin, J O'Kane 6 for Deegan.

Ref -- D Hughes (Carlow)

Warwickshire scored two goals in each half to bring Leitrim's miserable season to an end.

Man of the Match: Eamonn Cahill (Warwicks)

SCORERS -- Warwickshire: S O'Hanlon 1-2,J Bergin 1-1, R McEntee, M O'Hara 1-0 each, C Boxwell, J Dwyer, D Kelly (1f) 0-2 each, C Maskey, P McHugh 0-1 each. Leitrim: M Lane 2-9 (4f), S Moran, M Quinn 0-1 each.

WARWICKSHIRE: L Boxwell 8; P Breen 8, E Hansberry 8, C Vaughan 7; C Brough 7, E Cahill 8, D Neylon7;J Bergin 8, S O'Hanlon 8; C Boxwell 8, R McEntee 7, S Carey 7; D Kelly 8, C Maskey 7, J Dwyer 7. Subs: M O'Hara7for D Kelly.T Kennedy8 for C Vaughan.P McHugh 7 for C Maskey.S Brough8 for P Breen.

LEITRIM: P McKiernan 6; M Poinard 6, N Guckian 6, P Clerkin 6; S McTiernan 6 S Feeney 6, D Tiernan 6; J McGrail 6, V McDermott 7; G Hickey 6, M Lane 8, M Quinn 7; B Feeney 6, S Moran 7, M Dolly 6. Subs: M O'Donoghue 6 for P Clerkin, D Ryan 6 for M Dolly, E Walsh 6 for M O'Donoghue, T McLoughlin 7 for P McKiernan, S Bohan 6 for S McTiernan.

REF -- M O'Connor (Limerick).

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