Minors v Ballinrobe – Match Report
Davitts minor team turned on the style against Ballinrobe in Ballindine on Monday evening, winning by 2-14 to 1-8. Davitts played some breathtaking football with the slick forward line linking well and Andrew Peters and Michael Clarke in sensational form. Sean Waldron and William Freeley were very impressive at midfield while all the backs defended as if their lives depended on it. Davitts playing into the wind had led by 1-5 to 0-7 at half time the goal a brilliant individual effort by Peters.
Davitts stepped up a gear in the second half and the Ballinrobe boys, although fighting hard, could never match the pace and intensity of the home sides play. Clarke, Liam Noone and Thomas Waldron scored some fine points and it was Peters who scored the second goal with ten minutes remaining, with another top class finish.
Davitts: Michael Mangan, Donie Ronayne, Brian Clarke, Padraig Mangan, Cathal Higgins, Gerard McWalter, Sean Waldron, William Freeley, Michael Clarke (0-5), Gearoid Lyons, Andrew Peters (2-1), Liam Noone (0-5), Thomas Waldron (0-3). Subs used: Matthew Trench, John Macken, John Huane, Matthew Peters.