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Minor Football Champ R3 Dr. Crokes 1-16 Austin Stacks 1-7 2015-08-06 23:40:00

Keanes Supervalu Killorglin County Minor Football Championship Round 3
Dr. Crokes 1-16 Austin Stacks 1-07


Even though Dr. Crokes got off to a good start with two early points, Austin Stacks took their scores better in the first quarter. At the end of this 15 minutes they led 1-03 to 0-02, one of their points a great sideline effort by Sean Dukes. The Austin Stacks goal was a close in effort by Calvin Foley after a good save by Tony Clifford in the Croke's goals.


Dr. Crokes were well on top in the second quarter and had six points to Austin Stacks two to leave the teams level at the interval 1-05 to 0-08.
However, the second half belonged to Dr. Crokes. Adam O'Shea and Mike Casey were the key players in this half as they brought their scoring tallies in the match to 1-06 and 0-05 respectively. The Dr. Crokes forwards combined well as a unit, David Shaw leading the line very well.


The platform for the attackers was laid by Paul Clarke and Kerry Minor goalkeeper Billy Courtney's dominant midfield display. Austin Stacks had many attacks but the Crokes defence led by David Naughton, Jack Lenihan and Gavin White restricted them to two second half points, leaving the home side victorious on a scoreline of 1-16 to 1-07


Best for Stacks on the night were Jack Morgan, Michael O'Donnell, Ferdia O'Brien and Calvin Foley.


Teams and Scorers:

Dr Crokes; Tony Clifford, Brian Fitzgerald, David Naughton, Jack Lenihan, Michael Potts, Gavin White 0-01, Creagh Courtney, Paul Clarke, John Kerrisk, Jack Griffin 0-02, David Shaw 0-01, Mark O'Shea, Mike Casey 0-05, Billy Courtney 0-01, Adam O'Shea 1-06 (3f). Subs used: Brendan Coppinger, James McAuliffe.
Austin Stacks: Danny Kinsella, Dylan Hennebry, Brandon Patterson , Darragh Scanlon , Jack O'Shea, Jack Morgan , Colin Griffin (c), Michael O'Donnell 0-02 (2f ), Philip Quilter, Louis Ryle, Sean Dukes 0-01 (1s), Ferdia O'Brien 0-04 (1f), Sean Fitzmaurice, Cavlin Foley 1-0, Fergal Ryan. Sub Used:Padraig Looney.