Injury-time penalty sees Gaels through

A penalty converted by Rory Carthy in injury-time saw Roscommon Gaels through to the quarter-finals of the Hodson Bay Hotel Roscommon SFC on Sunday.

In a dramatic day in Group A, any of the four teams could have qualified but the Gaels scraped through by a single point, 1-9 to 1-8.
In the other game in the group, Boyle were the comfortable winners against Western Gaels in Croghan winning by 0-21 to 1-12.
St Brigid’s were the comfortable winners against Michael Glavey’s in Group B while St Dominic’s pushed Pádraig Pearses all the way before losing out by a single point 0-15 to 2-8.
In Group C, Tulsk consigned neighbours and defending champions Strokestown to a relegation battle with a one-point win, 1-8 to 0-10, and in the battle of the top two, Clann na nGael were the seven-point winners against Oran.

See the full list of this weekend’s SFC results below:

Group A

Boyle: 0-21 (21)

Western Gaels: 1-12 (15)


Roscommon Gaels: 1-9 (12)

St Faithleach’s: 1-8 (11)


Group B

Michael Glaveys: 0-06

St.Brigid’s: 1-11


Pádraig Pearses: 0-15 (15)

St Dominics : 2-8 (14)


Group C

Strokestown: 0-10 (10)

Tulsk: 1-8 (11)


Oran: 0-11 (11)

Clann Na nGael: 0-18 (18)