Juniors V Tourmakeady–Match Report
Davitts Junior’s ended their Division 4 League campaign with a narrow defeat, 1-12 to 0-13, at home to Tourmakeady on Sunday. The defeat means that Davitts will compete in Division 5 next season.
Davitts trailled by 0-7 to 0-6 at half time with Jack Ronayne (3), Shane Treacy, Darragh McGale and Shane Mitchell hitting the target.
The second half started off well for the home side with Shane Treacy (2), Cian Naughton and Jack Ronayne all pointing in the first ten minutes. Tourmakeady pulled a point back in the 14thminute and were awarded the most dubious of penalties in the 17th minute, a refereeing gift that they gratefully accepted to take the lead. Tourmakeady added a point in the 21st minute to go two points ahead but points from Jack Ronayne and Darragh McGale levelled the game with five minutes remaining. The visitors added three points to their tally with Jack Ronayne getting Davitts sole reply.
Best for Davitts in this game were Frankie Barrett, Tom Corless, Shane Mitchell, Cian Naughton, Jack Ronayne, Shane Treacy and Darragh McGale.
Davitts: David Mitchell, Cathal Moran, Frankie Barrett, Jordan Flanagan, John Macken, Tom Corless, Kevin Gallagher, Shane Mitchell (0-1), Cian Naughton (0-1), Liam Macken, Jack Ronayne (0-6), Shane Treacy (0-3), Tommy Clarke, Darragh McGale (0-2), Dara O Flaherty. Subs used: Lawrence Daly, Dean Moran, Gary Bourke, Colm Roche, Kelan Cosgrove.