Summerhill kept up their push to reach the knockout stages of the A league Division 1 when beating Syddan on a scoreline of 1-23 to 0-14, in Syddan on Sunday afternoon. The visitors were the slower to get off the mark with Syddan getting the first two scores before the ‘hill opened their account, but once they got going Summerhill never looked like loosing this game. They took their scores well and a goal from Paul Larkin midway through the first half put space between the sides and Summerhill went in at the break 1-12 to 0-5 to the good.
Summerhill continued their point scoring throughout the second half with some fine scores, but give credit to Syddan they never gave up and scored a further 9 points in the second half.
Half Time Summerhill 1-12. Syddan 0-5
Full Time. Summerhill 1-23. Syddan 0-14
Team: 1.Tony McDonnell, 2.Padraig Jennings, 3.Willie Ryan, 4.Caolan Young, 5. Stephen Husband, 6. David Dalton, 7. Iarla Hughes, 8. Micheal Byrne, 9. Padraigh Geraghty, 10. Diarmuid McCabe(0-4(2×45’s), 11. David Larkin (0-2), 12. John Keane (0-1), 13. John Lavelle(0-1), 14. Conor Frayne(0-5), 15. Paul Larkin(1-2).
Subs: Liam Shaw (0-8), for Padraigh Geraghty, Conor Lyons for John Keane, Jack Bannon for Caolan Young, Jack Davies for Stephen Husband , Eoghan Jennings for Micheal Byrne, Cathal Ryan for David Larkin.
Next up for Summerhill is Simonstown Gaels in Summerhill.
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