Tullogher Rosbercon and Graigue Ballycallan played out a draw with in the 1st round of the J.J. Kavanagh Junior Football League Championship. The game was played in terrible conditions underlights on Monday, Feb 4th in Piltown. Tullogher started brightly against a strong wind and led 1-2 to 0-00 after 15 minutes. Concession of goals either side of half time put Graigue Ballycallan in the driving seat and they continued to maintain the momentum until time was nearly up. However two late goals from Brendan Lawlor and Mark O’Brien earned Tullogher a share of the spoils. Final score was Tullogher Rosbercon 3-03 Graigue Ballycallan 2-06.
Team: Martin Roche, James Ryan, Joe Ryan, James Mullally, Anthony Cotterill, Richard Dollard, Amby Malone, Declan Grennan, Pat Hartley, Mark O’Brien (2-00), John Grennan (0-01), John Barron, Eoin Ryan (0-01) (Mark Malone), Basil Glennon, Brendan Lawlor (1-01).
In the 2nd round, Tullogher play Windgap in Tullogher at 15:00 on Saturday, February 9th.