Hurling News

County Hurling

The county senior hurlers will play Fermanagh this Sunday in Ballinamore at 2.30 in their final game of the Allianz Hurling league. With many injuries in the squad Martin Cunniffe and his players will have a tough task to beat a strong Fermanagh team who are third behind South Down and Tyrone. The Fermanagh men need a win to be in with a shout to gain promotion if results go their way. Leitrim will be hoping to replenish their confidence after their defeat to South Down and a win would give them the confidence they need going into the championship.

Ulster Hurling League

Cluainín Iomáint battled hard last Saturday against a tough Rasharkin (Antrim) team. It was all to play for at half time with the scoreline of 2.04 to 6points in favour of the Antrim men. Manor were lifted with a well takenÓgoal by Michael McKeon and looked like they would take victory but Rasharkins experience prevailed with some well taken scores in the closing minutes of the game. Final score Cluainín Iomáint 1.08 Rasharkin 2.10 Cluainín Iomáint will play Castleblaney in Manorhamilton on April 2nd. Team and scorers – Mark Boyle, Cathal Cullen, Cathal Phibbs, Paddy Clerkin, Seamus McTiernan, Steve Feeney, Patrick Clancy, Micheal Poniard (0.01), Michael Dolan (0.01), Oliver Donnelly, Michael McKeon (1.00), Declan Ryan (0.01), Brian Feeney (0.03), Gary Hickey (0.02), Ross Cocran, Seamus McNama.



22-Mar-11 by Colette Fox – PRO