Walterstown Vs Ballinlough —Corn Na Bóinne 2nd Round
Sunday 12 Feb 2017
Walterstown played Ballinlough in the 2nd Round of the Corn Na Boinne in Walterstown on Sunday morning. Even though the conditions were cold and windy Eamon Barry must have been pleased to see his team build up a 10 points to 2 lead by half time. Walterstown’s Ruari O Dowd scored 4 of these points, while Joe Coogan scored 2. In the second half Ballinlough still found it difficult to penetrate Walterstown’s defence, while Alban Crosbie and Conor O Sullivan dominated midfield. The Blacks notched up another 7 points to make the score 15 points to 4 with 4 minutes left. Peadar Byrne scored a late Ballinlough goal to make the scoreline more respectable.
Walterstown :: John Davis, Colin McGrane (0-1), Davy Reynolds, Conor Cullen, Mark McCormack, Peter Reynolds, Alan Wall, Alban Crosbie(0-1, 1F), Conor O Sullivan (0-1), David Donnellan , Ruairi O Dowd (0-4), John Geoghegan (0-2), Cormac Madden(0-2) , Joey Coogan(0-2), Brian O Connell (0-1, 2F),
Subs::, Dan Halligan for David Donnellan, , Conor Cassidy and Ciaran Lydon
Oldcastle , Dunderry and Bective also negotiated their way through to the next round.