Shelmalier Junior footballers easily overcome Rathnure in county semi final.

junior football semi finalShelmalier Junior footballer reach county final.

The Junior A semi final in St. Patricks Park was a very one sided affair with Rathnure unwilling to play any of their senior hurlers in this match. The Shelmaliers lead by 0-6 to 0-0 at half time with points from Eoin Doyle, Adrian Veale, Conor Walsh, Joe Kelly and Denis Kelly. Matters didn’t improve for Rathnure in the second half with the Shels running out easy winners by 3-11 to 0-1, with Chris McGrath, Adrian Veale, Willie O Shaughnessy and Eoin Doyle getting the scores for the Shels. Mick Kelly, Denis Kelly, Chris McGrath and Donal Power performed very were for the winners.

Team Line out.
1. Tommy Moore
2. Niall Kelly
3. Donal Power
4. Conor O’Shaughnessy
5. Andre O’Brien
6. Paddy Doyle
7. Ciaran O’Shaughnessy
8. Denis Kelly 0-1
9. Conor Walsh 0-1
10. Eoin Doyle 0-1(free) 0-1(free)
11 .Mick Kelly
12. James Murphy
13. John Veale
14. Adrian Veale 0-2 1-1
15. Joe Kelly 0-1 (free)
Subs:  Dessie Kehoe for Donal Power (inj)
 Chris McGrath (2-2) for John Veale after 40 minutes
 Paudie Quill for Niall Kelly (inj) after 45 minutes
 Willie O’Shaughnessy (0-1) for James Murphy(45 min
 Jay Morris for Conor O’Shaughnessy (45 mins)

Sub not used:     
Ibar Murphy