Minors v St. Cronans – Div 3 semi-final qualifier
Davitts minor team had a good 1-15 to 2-8 win over St. Cronans to qualify for the league Div 3 semi-final, in a game played on Sunday evening in Mayo Abbey. Davitts led by 1-9 to 0-3 at halftime, Clive Hennigan the goalscorer, and with Tommy Waldron and Darren Connolly causing panic in the St. Cronans defence, things looked good for the Davitts side.
St. Cronans however came storming back into the game in the second half but Davitts held firm with the halfbackline of Cathal Higgins, Mark Ronayne and John Macken in outstanding form, to win by four points. As well as those mentioned, Davitts had other top performers in Gerard McWalter, Brian Clarke, Andrew Peters and impressive sub Matthew Trench.
Davitts: David Mitchell, Gerard McWalter, William Freeley, Brian Clarke, Cathal Higgins, Mark Ronayne, John Macken, Sean Waldron, Andrew Peters (0-1), Liam Noone (0-3), Clive Hennigan (1-1), Michael Clarke, Gearoid Lyons, Darren Connolly (0-6), Tommy Waldron (0-3). Subs used: Donie Ronayne, Matthew Trench (0-1).