absolutely sure in the closing stages as Colm Judge and Andy McDonnell popped up with their last two scores.
NEWTOWN Blues: Dean Martin; Fergal Donohoe, Emmet Carolan, Paul Moore; Kevin Carr, Cormac Reynolds, John Connolly; Andy McDonnell 0-1, John Kermode 0-1; Colm Judge, Hugh McGinn 0-1) Ciaran Downey 0-3f; Conor Branigan 0-2, Ross Nally 1-1, Conor Moore 1-0. Subs: Jamie Kelly for Carr (ht), Robbie Carr 0-1 for McGinn (ht), Alan Connor for Reynolds (42), Ian Connor for Kermode (48, BC), Brian Kermode for Downey (60).
NAOMH Mairtin: Craig Lynch; Shane Campbell, Mick Fanning, Paul Berrill; Graham McQuillan, Eoghan Callaghan 0-1, Thomas Sullivan; Wayne Campbell, Conor Morgan; Stephen Campbell 0-1, Conor Healy, Padraig McDonagh; Conor Whelan 0-1f, Sam Mulroy 1-5 (1-0 pen, 3f), Bryan McQuillan. Subs: Gavan Mooney for G McQuillan (25), JP Rooney for Berrill (ht), Francis McCullough for Morgan (47), Mark McCullough for B McQuillan (57).
REFEREE: David Fedigan.