Rags show fighting spirit to snatch win

Leinster Junior Club quarter final

Tommy Callaghan tommy@leinsterleader.ie

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Tommy Callaghan tommy@leinsterleader.ie

Rags show fighting spirit to snatch win

Brian Bell on the attack for Kilcullen against St Pats

Kilcullen booked their place in the semi final of the Leinster Club Junior Football Championship with a one point win over St Patrick’s of Tullow today at St Conlleth's Park, Newbridge.

Trailing by two points at the break, 0-6 to 0-8, Kilcullen were hit with 1-1 by Jack Kennedy after three minutes of the restart.

Six points on the trot saw them level and while they hit 11 second half wides it was substitute Shay Pembroke who hit the winning point in the 62 minute.

Scorers, 

Kilcullen, David Marshall 0-5 (3 frees), John Whyte 0-2,  Darren Barker 0-2,  Ross Coughlan 0-1, Brian Bell 0-1, Paul Jones 0-1, Colm Fox 0-1, Shay Pembroke 0-1.

 

St Patrick’s (Tullow), Jack Kennedy 1-6 (1 free), Willie Doran 0-1, Lorcan O’Toole 0-1, Paddy Tobin 0-1, Eoin O’Toole 0-1.