Newsome hat-trick helps secure title
Avondale CC see off gallant Arklow CBS
AVONDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE 3-13 ARKLOW CBS 3-07
THE BOYS senior football B final was played in Pearse Park on Tuesday evening and resulted in a win for Avondale Community College over Arklow CBS in a competitive game. The Arklow school led by 1-4 to 0-5 after 20 minutes. However, two Dean Newsome goals for Avondale before half time put his team in front and at half time they led by 2-7 to 1-4.
Arklow battled well in the second half with corner forward Cormac Breslin always threatening danger.
There was a great contest at midfield between Sean McGraynor of Avondale and Sean Hurley of CBS with honours ending up even.
The Arklow school narrowed the gap a few times but Avondale's experience was crucial in the end.
Others to impress for the winners were the O Hannain brothers Cian and Fiachra, Liam Kinsel- la and Dean Newsome. Daire McBride and Tiernan Mellon gave good support to Breslin and Hurley for the Arklow school
Scores for the winners were Dean Newsome 3-0, Seanie McGraynor 0-5, Cian O Hannain, Fiachra O Hannain, Liam Kinsella, Craig Curley, Mark Miley, Damien Hanlon, Mark Keenan, Conor Byrne 0-1 each. CBS replied per Cormac Breslin 3-3, Daire McBride 0-3, Tiernan Mellon 01.
AVONDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Evan Hawkins, Paddy Byrne, Robin Mooney, Paddy Kinsella, Bradley Moran, Cian O'Hannain, John Annesley, Sean McGraynor, Fiachra O Hannain, David Byrne, Craig Curley, Mark Miley, Darren Beaver, Dean Newsome, Liam Kinsella.
SUBS: Damien Hanlon, Mark Keenan, Conor Byrne, Stephen Connor.
Malachy Brennan, Jimmy Farrell, Aaron Jackson, John O'Halloran, Lester Carroll, Fiachra McCrudden, Tomas Farrell, Sean Hurley, Jamie Cullen, Aaron Healy, Daire McBride, Kieran O’Reilly, Cian Doyle, Tiernan Mellon, Cormac Breslin. VENUE: Pearse Park
REFEREE: JKieron Kenny (Tinahely)
The Avondale Community College side who defeated Arklow CBS in Pearse Park in Arklow in the Senior B football final.
Arklow CBS’s Fiach McCrudden and Avondale Community College’s Bradley Moran compete.