The Shelmalier senior hurlers welcomed Glynn Barntown to Hollymount on Thursday last in the fourth round of the senior hurling league
After a very entertaining and challenging match the Shelmaliers came out on top on a final score line of Shelmaliers 0-21 Glynn Barntown 1-11. The Shelmaliers dominated the first 15 minutes with points from Conor Byrne (3), Eoin Doyle (2) and James Cash (2) to build up a commanding 0-7 to 0-2 lead. Glynn Barntown rallied in the last 10 minutes of the half but further points from Paraic O Leary, Tommy Barron, Brian Doyle and Ciaran O Shaughnessy saw the Shelmalier lead by 0-14 to 0-7 at half time. Tommy Barron extended his teams lead on the resumption but a goal from Barntown in the 20th minute left only four points between the side. However, the Shelmaliers scored the last four points to win on a final score of 0-21 to 1-11.