Minors v St Muredachs – Match Report
Davitts, leading by 2-6 to 0-4 at half time, after playing into the wind in the first half, amazingly were defeated by St. Muiredachs, 2-11 to 3-7, in a minor league tie played in Ballindine on Friday evening. Davitts were by far the better side in the first half with Donie Ronayne, Cathal Higgins, Gerard McWalter, John Macken, Andrew Peters, Liam Noone and Thomas Waldron driving them on. Two well taken goals by Andrew Peters and William Freeley had Davitts firmly in the driving seat at the break.
The second half however was completely the opposite with the visitors taking over around the middle of the field. A fine goal by Liam Noone kept Davitts ahead but Muiredachs would not be denied and they hit the winner in the dying seconds of the game.
Davitts team: Michael Mangan, Brian Clarke, Donie Ronayne, Cathal Higgins, William Freeley (1-0), Gerard McWalter, Sean Waldron, John Macken, Michael Clarke (0-2), Andrew Peters (1-0), Liam Noone (1-3), Matthew Trench (0-1), Thomas Waldron (0-1). Subs used: Gearoid Lyons, Liam Connolly.