Valleymount come out on top in low-scoring encounter
Valleymount 0-6, Knockananna 03: Vallymount came good in the last quarter to beat Knockananna in the Intermediate football championship recently.
D’ARCY SAND IFC With very little at stake the sides found it hard to get psyched up and both were slow to ger into their stride.
Fifteen minutes had passed before Declan Cahill got the first point of the match to put Valleymount in front.
Kevin Tyrrell got Knockananna’s first score after 25 minutes and Valleymount went in leading by 0-3 to 0-1 at half-time.
Points be Kevin Tyrrell and Darren Flynn brought the sides level in the second-half but the Lakesiders pulled away again in the last quarter to tack on three more points.
Both sides still finish up to the relegation zone and will have to face playoffs to hold on to their status.
Valleymount scorers: Declan Cahill (0-4); Stephen Byrne and Jimmy Fitz- patrick (0-1 each).
Knockananna scorers: Tyrrell (0-2); Darren Flynn (0-1).