Summerhill remain joint top of Division.1 of the A League after a one point win over Wolfe Tones played in Summerhill tonight (Tuesday), which means a win or a draw over Gaeil Colmcilles on Sunday will put them through to the knockout stages.
Summerhill went in at the break two points to the good (0-10 to 0-8). Midway through the second half Willie Ryan converted a penalty, after Kevin Ryan was brought down ,the ‘hill went six points up, but the Tones kept the pressure on scoring a goal of their own which left the game in the balance right to the end.
Team: 1.Tony McDonnell, 2.Padraig Jennings, 3. Willie Ryan (1-0 pen), 4.Jack Payne, 5.Stephen Husband, 6.David Dalton, 7. Iarla Hughes, 8.Padhraigh Geraghty (0-4), 9. Diarmuid McCabe (0-2), 10. Eamon McDonnell (0-1), 11.David Larkin (0-2), 12.Liam Shaw (0-1(f), 13.Jack Bannon, 14.Sean Dalton (0-3), 15.Kevin Ryan (0-2).
Subs: Jack Davies for Jack Payne, Eoghan Jennings for Willie Ryan, Conor Summerville for Eamon McDonnell.
Half Time Summerhill 0-10. Wolfe Tones 0-8
Full Time Summerhill 1-15. Wolfe Tones 1-14