‘TONES GET THE BETTER OF YOUNG ST. MICHAELS LADS
U-13 FL Roinn D, Round 4.
Full time: St. Michaels/Nobber 1-16, Wolfe Tones 2-17,
Half time: St. Michaels/Nobber 1-07, Wolfe Tones 1-13.
Wolfe Tones emerged victorious after a tough encounter with the St. Michaels/Nobber combination in Carlanstown. The visitors led from pillar to post and held off a late challenge from the home side who trailed by 6 points at the break 1-07 to 1-13.
The visitors had their first point on the board after only 30 seconds and were never led thereafter. Top scorer Gustas Povecivios opened the scoring for the home side and he went on to finish with a tally of 1-4 to his name, the goal coming after 9 minutes. Omokorede Otubango, Eoin Larkin and Stephen Smith Dolan all got on the first half score sheet.
The home side came more into the game in the second period holding their opponents to just 1-4 however time ran out on them as they kept chipping away at the ‘Tones lead. Povecivios, Otubango, Joe Duffy, T.J Lynch, Matt Moriarty and Leon McGovern all got on the second half score sheet for the home side.
St. Michaels/Nobber team & scorers:
Rory Sheridan; Cian O’Loughlin, Luke Proudfoot, Alex Clarke; Evan Sheridan, Ryan Gaffney, Cathal Walsh; Matt Moriarty (0-2), Gustas Povecivios (1-4), Stephen Smith Dolan (0-1); Peter Duffy (0-1), Eoin Larkin (0-1), T.J Lynch (0-1).
Subs: Omokorede Otubango (0-4), Joe Duffy, Fionn Murray, Leon McGovern (0-1).
Referee: Seamus O’Connor.
Report: Pascal Reilly PRO