The Junior A’s recorded an impressive victory over Carrickshock in the 1st Round of the Junior A League Championship. Played in wet conditions Carrickshock opened brightly and led 0-05 to 0-01 after 10 minutes. Tullogher battled back to trail 0-08 to 0-07 at the break thanks in large to the free taking of Cian O’Donaghue.
Tullogher dominated the second half with a great team effort led by the hardworking John Murphy and the impressive midfield partnership of Brendan Lawlor and Anthony Cotterell. A goal for Carrickshock, their only score in the 2nd half, brought them to within 2 points with 10 minutes to go but further points and a goal from Joe Ryan wrapped up the game.
Tullogher play Glenmore in Round 2 on Sunday, June 30th.
Team: Eoin Ryan, Padraig McGrath, Bob Forristal, Sean Murray, Mark O’Brien, Tony Conway, John Murphy, Anthony Cotterell, Brendan Lawlor, Cian O’Donaghue, James Ryan (Joe Ryan), Donnacha O’Connor, Brian Aylward, Ted Cullinane, Padraig Ryan (Willie Ryan)