Summerhill had a hard earned victory over Skryne in the fourth round of JFC played in Bective on Monday night to make it fivewins out of five. Midway through the opening half Skryne got two goals in quick succession to open up a gap of eight points between the sides, but a goal from Donal Feeley three minutes from the break brought Summerhill back into contention going in at half time five points down ( 1-6 to 2-8).
On the resumption Summerhill upped their game all over the field and with a fine contribution of 9 pts (4f) from Cathal Ryan the ‘hill eventually won out on a scoreline 1-17 to 2-11 in a very entertaining game.
Half Time Summerhill 1-6. Skryne 2-8
Full. Time Summerhill 1-17 Skryne 2-11
Team: 1.Robbie McDonnell, 2.Jack Payne, 3.Eoghan Jennings,4.Eoghan Crowe, 5. Jack Bannon, 6. Paul Rispin, 7. Jack Davies(0-1), 8.Jack Regan(0-4), 9.Eamon Ryan(0-1), 10.Conor Sommerville, 11.Bobby Lyons, 12.Eamon McDonnell, 13.Donal Feeley(1-1), 14.Connie McGrath, 15.Cathal Ryan (0-9(4f).
Subs: Cian Hussey for Conor Sommerville, Mark Donoghue (0-1) for Jack Payne, Cathal Brien for Bobby Lyons.