U-16’s v Ballinrobe – Match Report
Davitts U-16 team were defeated, 3-12 to 0-14, in the South Mayo B Championship by an impressive Ballinrobe side in Ballindine on Tuesday evening. Ballinrobe led by 1-7 to 0-9 at the break with points from Stephen Nyland (5), Niall Treacy (3) and Fenton Kelly accounting for Davitts half time tally.
Ballinrobe’s ability to score goals swung the game in their favour. They scored a second goal midway through the second half and a third with a few minutes remaining as they advanced to the final. Davitts just couldn’t break down a resolute Ballinrobe defence to get the goals they needed and they had to settle for second half points by Stephen Nyland (2), Niall Treacy, Zack Keadin and Fenton Kelly.
Best for Davitts in this game were Thomas Ronayne, Oisin O Connor, Fionnan Gallagher, Brian Og McTigue, Stephen Nyland, Niall Treacy, and Fenton Kelly.
Davitts: Gavin Ring, Thomas Ronayne, Oisin O Connor, Micheal Hett, Fionnan Gallagher, John Wallace, Brian Og McTigue, Stephen Nyland (0-7), Sean Feerick, Zack Keadin (0-1), Niall Treacy (0-4), Jack Devane, Aidan Cosgrove, Fenton Kelly (0-2), Jack Trench. Subs used: Joe Prendergast, Conor Walsh, Stephen Rattigan.