Castletownbere played Urhan at home on Tuesday last in the Donie Harrington (Smith) Cup Competition in damp conditions. Castletownbere dominated for the first ten minutes scoring six unanswered points but Urhan came back into it scoring their first point from a free, followed closely by another. ‘Town answered with two more points, Urhan retaliated with three in a row,then Castletown upped the ante scoring three points in a row also.The first half finished on a score of 0/11 to 0/5. The second half saw Urhan open with a point from a free, three points from ‘Town followed. Urhan floated another over the bar, Castletown matched it and both teams were on a roll. Two more points apiece were added to their tally but then suddenly, the ball hit the back of the Urhan net. Urhan scored another point before the final whistle but the gap was to large to bridge and the match ended on the final score of 1/17 to 0/10. Team – Andrew O’Sullivan(0/1), Trevor Collins, David Torres Garcia, Lorcan Harrington(1/0), Shane Mc.Carthy, Donagh Wiseman, James Harrington, David Murphy, Dave Fenton(0/3), Declan Dunne(0/1), Donagh Bán O’Sullivan, Liam Hanley(0/2), Jason Walsh(0/3), Dean Murphy(0/5), Ger Healy. Subs – John Paul Sheehan/ Donagh Bán O’Sullivan, Aed O’Shea/David Murphy, Hal Lewis(0/1) /James Harrington, Jordan Murphy/Donagh Wiseman, Seán Walsh/Shane Mc.Carthy, Conall Kane.
Castletownbere G.A.A. would like to wish the lads the best of luck in the Premier Intermediate Football Championship Quarter Final v Beal Atha ‘n Ghaorthaigh at 2pmon Sunday in Kealkill and also would like to wish Urhan and Glengarriff the best of luck in the Junior A Beara Championship Final in Droum on Saturdayat 6.15pm.