WALTERSTOWN scraped over the line in what was a tense and close opening round to group B of the Meade Potato Company Intermediate Football Championship in Carlanstown on Friday evening.
Walterstown had a winning return to action and to Division 2 when they overcame Dunderry at home last Friday evening. Having started superbly, Martin O’Connell’s side leaked 1-8 without reply but finished strongly to secure the two point victory.
Two first half goals in quick succession were the vital scores as Walterstown made it three wins from three in the Corn na Boinne and booked their place in the semi final of the competition.
Walterstown made it two wins from two and booked their place in the penultimate round of the Corn na Boinne with this six point victory over Clann na Gael in Athboy on Saturday afternoon.
A point from a Mark McCormack free deep in to stoppage time gave Martin O’Connell’s Walterstown an opening round win in the Corn na Boinne in Walterstown on Saturday evening.