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Acorn Life Under 21 Championship Semi finals   11/07/2017

Acorn Life Under 21 Championship Semi finals

The semi final draw of the Acorn Life Under 21 Football Championship sees Dr Crokes paired against Kenmare Shamrocks and East Kerry playing Mid Kerry. Both games to be played on this Thursday evening at 7:30pm.

Both Kenmare and Dr Crokes have played just one game each with Kenmare getting a walkover from Shannon Rangers and Dr Crokes receiving a bye, both in Round 1. The sides had similar quarter final victories with Kenmare edging out Spa by a point and Dr Crokes defeating Kerins O’Rahillys by three. The District side can call on the likes of John Mark Foley, Stephen O’Sullivan, Patrick O’Shea and Killian Spillane while Crokes have former Minor All Ireland winners in David Naughton, Gavin White, Billy Courtney and David Shaw. Following a toss, this game will be played in Kenmare.

Meanwhile in Austin Stack Park, East Kerry and Mid Kerry will clash in the other semi final. Both sides have a good record for scoring goals thus far with East Kerry getting four against Feale Rangers and two more in their defeat of South Kerry. Mid Kerry scored six goals in their defeat of An Ghaeltacht and two more in the quarter final win over Dingle.  East Kerry can call on Shane Ryan, DJ Murphy, Paudie Clifford and Dean Fitzgerald while Mid Kerry have the likes of John Tyyher, Liam Carey and Caolim Teahan.

 The final is fixed for Thursday July 26th 7:30pm.