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Laragh -v- Redhills

posted 9 Apr 2012, 04:50 by Unknown user
Sunday April 1 2012
Reserve Division 3 Round 1
Laragh -v- Redhills

The Game got off to a slow start with Laraghs Ronan Smith and Enda Tierney colliding in the first few minutes and needing attention. Bertie Hand opened for the Laragh side with a great point from the left side of a ball carried up the field by his brother Chris. Liam Brady came through in the next play carrying the ball from the Laragh half back line to knock it over the bar. Redhills responded in the seventh minute to get their first point of the half from their corner forward. Liam mc Kenna got Laraghs next score a free from a foul on Colm Smith. A great bit of play from an on form Bertie Hand in which he made a fantastic catch from a kick out at midfield and fought of opposition to find Ray Mc Guire who passed off to Chris Hand running through to kick it over the bar. At this stage Redhills seeming the underdogs lifted form and took the next two scores the first a point from Ciaran West a great point from the 45 metre line the second coming again from West Redhills broke down a Laragh attack in their half back line overturning the ball and attacking the Laragh side ending with a goal in the back of the Laragh net.  Ray Mc Guire took Laraghs next score a point from the right side. Redhills Gary Kelly got his first score of the match a point from a well taken free kick 30 metres out. Laraghs Cian O Rourke got the last score of the half a point well taken on the run from 40 metres out. The half time score Redhills 1-03 Laragh 06 points
The second half saw a more determined Redhills who took the first two scores of the half. Ray Mc Guire got Laraghs first score of the half a point in the 9th minute. The Redhills forward line worked well in the next attack of the game to find the back of the Laragh net. The next point again for Redhills came of number 3 Fergal Mc Dermot who carried the ball up the field to shoot from 30 metres out. Redhills again found the back of the Laragh net when the corner forward hit a deflected ball past sub goalie Declan Brady.  Sheamus Cooney took Laraghs next score a point from a high ball shot from the 45 metre line in the 25th minute. Redhills  finished the game with two more points coming of no 3 Fergal Mc Dermot and 11 Ciaran West, full time score Redhills 3-08 to Laragh 0-08

Laragh – T Mc Cabe, K O Rourke, S O Rourke, E Tierney, R Smith, P Fitzmons (Capt.), D Mc Kenna, D Hand, C Hand, l Mc Kenna, C O Rourke, R Mc Guire, C Smith, W Pierce, P Cooney, Subs D Brady for T Mc Cabe (injured) L Brady for R Smith (injured), S Cooney for Bertie Hand (47th minute) D King for P Cooney (47th minute)