U16 Hurling

posted 8 Nov 2018, 05:11 by Newcestown Gaa

23rd April 2018

U16 Hurling match in Newcestown at 7.15pm

Half time:  Newcestown 1-8  Kilbrittain 0-9
Full time:  Newcestown 1-15  Kilbrittain 0-10

Kilbrittain were the stronger team in the first quarter leading by 4 points to 2.   Colm O’Donovan broke through the middle and scored a goal which meant Newcestown led for the first time in the game.  Both teams continued to score points, Kilbrittain having the advantage of the strong breeze. 

In the second half, Newcestown had the wind behind them and took full advantage of this.  It was a very competitive game and only in the last quarter of the game Newcestown out scored Kilbrittain by about 5 points.

Newcestown were very strong in defence with Richard O’Sullivan having a great game at full back, midfield played great and Eddie Kenneally scored majority of scores for Newcestown.

Team:  C. Wilson, E. McSweeney, R. O’Sullivan, JJ. Flanagan, G. Kelleher, S. O’Sullivan, J. Ryan, C. O’Donovan, E. Calnan, D. McAree,  A. Giles, E. Kenneally, T. Kiely, R. Power, R. McSweeney, J. Kenneally.