Shamrocks 3-20, St Vincents (B) 0-10
Shamrocks hurlers started off the league year with a comfortable win over St Vincents second team in Shanbally on Saturday evening. St Vincents were game and battled hard throughout and had some good hurlers throughout the pitch but Shamrocks found the scores much easier to come by and 20 points is impressive shooting no matter what the level of the game.
Andrew O’Grady and the impressive Matthew Fleming were the first half goal scorers for Shamrocks who led 2-9 to 0-5 at HT. Chris Hayes, Cillian Hayes, Ruairí Meighan (some great long range shooting), David Andrews, Mark Hitchmough, O’Grady again and Fleming with his second goal completed the scoring as Shamrocks eased to the win. This was the players second game in 3 days and they responded well to the challenge.
Team: C. Scriven, C. Murphy, D. Barry, J. O’Keeffe, M. Hitchmough, R. Meighan, A. O’Grady, Cillian Hayes, D. Andrews, S. Downey, Chris Hayes, M. Fleming.