Summerhill came out second best in round one of the Fairyhouse Steel SFC against Donaghnore/Ashbourne on Sunday in Dunshaughlin. It was the Ashbourne side that got off to the better start with a goal early on, but with five points from Barry Dardis and a goal late in the half from John Lavelle it was Summerhill that went in one point to the good at half time. With all to play for in the second half it was Donaghmore /Ashbourne who had the bigger fight in them and went on to win by five points in the end.
Half Time Summerhill 1-8 Donaghmore/Ashbourne 1-7
Full Time Summerhill 1-10. Donaghmore/Ashbourne 1-15
Team: 1.Tony McDonnell, 2. Willie Ryan, 3. Caolan Young, 4. Padraigh Jennings, 5.Ross Ryan, 6. Ronan Ryan, 7. Padhraig Geraghty, 8. Michael Byrne, 9. Diarmuid McCabe, 10. Kevin Ryan (0-2), 11. David Larkin, 12. Liam Shaw (0-1), 13. Barry Dardis (0-6 (1×45), 14. David Dalton, 15. Sean Dalton (0-1).
Subs: John Keane for Michael Byrne, Conor Frayne for Sean Dalton, Conor Lyons for Liam Shaw.
Referee Liam O’Brien.
Next up Moynalvey on Saturday 20/4/19 in Trim at 6pm