Shamrock 1-14, Tracton 2-6
This well contested league game was close for much of the hour with Tracton leading 1-5 to 1-4 at halftime. In the second half Shamrocks changed their game and played more direct football and the scores came regularly. With ten minutes to go Shamrocks led 1-11 to 1-6 but a well taken goal from Tracton closed the gap to two points. The Shamrocks reaction was to lift their game and they kicked three splendid points to record a merited win.
Team: F. O’Neill, S. Andrews, S. Hurley, J. Browne, D. Hayes, C. Kidney, J. Shanahan, B. Mulqueen, M. Hitchmough, A. O’Grady, M. Prout, D. Andrews, R. Twomey, B. Sweeney, S. Collins. Subs. S. Kidney, M. Jordan, D. O’Neill.