Blessington secure place in Junior A football
Blessington 1-7, Lacken 0-8: Blessington secured their place in Junior A football for another year as a result of a hard-earned win over neighbours Lacken in the semi-final of the play-off at Blessington.
Lacken led by 0-5 to 0-3 at half- time but a goal by Mark Richardson turned the game in favour of the ‘Blues’ in the second-half.
Scorers for Blessington were – Mark Richardson 1-1; Eddy Boylan 0-3; Ciarán Dempsey, Mick Fennan and Alan Kelly 0-1 each.
Paul Doyle and Brian Carroll were the top scorers for Lacken with Timmy Broe, Thomas Broe and Matt Cripps best of the rest.
n In the second semi-final St. Pat’s beat Baltinglass which means Lacken and Baltinglass must now play off to decide who goes down to the next grade.