Under 12s Keep Up Winning Ways

U12 Div 1 Hurling Championship


Drumree/Blackhall Gaels  4 – 5     Trim  2 – 2


Drumree/Blackhall Gaels continued their good start to this competition with a hard fought win against Trim on Wednesday evening in Drumree.


The home side took an early lead with a goal from Matthew Costello, but Trim replied with a long-range goal. It was nip and tuck, until the last five minutes of the first-half when Paul Briody added two goals. The icing on the cake was a brilliant double from David Fildes to the back of the net to leave the half-time score 4 – 1 to 1 – 1.


Trim started the second-half brightly and added an early goal.The visitors continued to pile on the pressure but the Drumree/BHG backs defended resolutely to keep trim out. Saran O’ Hora relieved the pressure when he scored the point of the match,rounding his man and striking sweetly over the bar, to help secure a valuable win for Drumree/BHG. The final score was 4-5 to 2-2.


Best for Drumree/BHG were Jamie Rattigan, Luke Mitchell, Matthew Costello, Paul Briody, and Jonathon Pearle.


Drumree/BHG;
K Conway, J Rattigan,  O O’Riordan, L Mitchell, N Hurley, D Byrne, M Moyles, M Costello(1-2), D Fildes(1-1), P Briody(2-0), N Gavin Capt(0-1), J Pearl, K Bawle, S O’Hora(0-1), J Kaliadias, S Kennedy.