Shels overcome the Harriers

Shelmaliers continued on their winning ways with a convincing win over the Faythe Harriers on Sunday last.

Ronan Kavanagh found the net in the first minute but Harriers replied with a point on the rebound. Two well taken free’s by Benny Barron were answered by another point from the Harriers. Goals followed fast and furious by Brian Doyle, Feargal Hynes and two by Ronan Kavanagh before Harriers scored their third point of the match. Points from Brian Doyle and Feargal Hynes together with a goal from Benny Barron went almost unanswered with the Harriers only getting two points before the close of the first half to leave the score at 6 – 4 to 0-5 at half time. 

On the restart Feargal Hynes added another point while Harriers working hard to get back into the game replied with a point and a goal before Brian Doyle put the game out of reach with a further point and goal. Brian Murphy added further insurance to the game with a superb goal. In the closing minutes Brian Doyle added a point and Ronan Kavanagh a goal, bringing his personal tally to eight goals in two matches, whilst the Harriers added 2 late consolation goals and two points to leave the final score 9–7 to 3-8. 

Again Shels were strong in all areas and among those to shine in addition to the scorers were Brian Tobin, Kevin O’Leary, Aidan Cash and James Gordon.



Paraic O’Leary Ian Kavanagh Brian Tobin Noel Mythen Stuart Leacy James Gordon Kevin O’ Leary Benny Barron Aidan Cash Sean Walsh Brian Doyle Feargal Hynes Brian Murphy Ronan Kavanagh Johnny Campbell

Subs used:

Niall Murphy for Stuart Leacy inj. Craig McCabe for Feargal Hynes inj. Robbie Staples for Noel Mythen, Conor Tobin for John Campbell