Tremane 2-18 St. Dominic’s 1-14
Tremane will face Athleague for a place in the play-off final following this hard fought win against St. Dominic’s in Athleague on Saturday. The first half was a fine contest with both sides scoring some superb points and at the break Dominic’s led by 0-10 to 0-8.
Tremane opened the second half with a vital goal from the excellent John Brennan and points from Dylan Keaveney and Sean Mahony added to the Tremane lead. With 10 minutes to go Tremane all but sealed victory when Dylan Keaveney scored their second goal after good work from John Brennan.
St. Dominic’s battled away and John Murray scored a fine goal with 3 minutes left but late points from Dylan Keaveney and Sean Mahony sealed the deal for Tremane.
Tremane scorers: D Keaveney (1-5), J Brennan (1-3), S Mahony (0-4), W Boyle (0-3), C O’Meara, M Keaveney and P Kellehan (0-1) each. St. Dominic’s scorers: J Murray (1-4), M Byrne (0-6), R Kilcline, S Naughton, T Doyle and N Connaughton (0-1) each.
Athleague power through
Athleague 5-15 Roscommon Gaels 3-10
Athleague powered into the play-off final with an impressive display against Roscommon Gaels. The home side sowed the seeds for their facile win when they led by 4-8 to 1-1 at half-time. In fact it was the Gaels’ who struck first when Gearoid Egan scored on the rebound after Paul Lennon’s penalty was saved.
But Athleague totally dominated after that. Robbie Fallon scored their first goal soon after and they pulled away. Just a few minutes later Robbie Fallon scored his second goal from close range. Just 60 seconds later Athleague had their third goal from Mervyn Connaughton and with barely 20 minutes on the clock Eamon Bannon got Athleague’s fourth goal.
In the second half, Cillian Egan scored Roscommon’s second goal from a penalty and Gary Waldron got the Gaels’ third with 11 minutes to go. But Athleaue were cruising and Robbie Fallon completed his hat trick of goals in the 58th minute.
Athleague scorers: R Fallon (3-2), E Flanagan (0-8), M Connaughton (1-1), B McGahon (0-3), E Bannon (1-0), D Flaherty (0-1). Roscommon Gaels scorers: C Egan (1-4), G Egan and G Waldron (1-1) each, P Lennon (0-2), B Mullen and T Mullen (0-1) each.