Results Weekending February 19th 2012

Saturday February 18th
Under 12 Division 3 – Shannonside v Ballingarry OFF Pitch unplayable.
Under 16 Division 2 – Ballingarry 2 (Murphy 2) Athea United 2

Sunday February 19th
Richard Hogan Cup Quarter Final – Ballingarry B 1 (Moynihan) Kilcornan 4
Desmond Cup Round 1 – Broadford United B 2 Ballingarry 1 (Kelly) AET

An under strength Ballingarry under 14 side rescued a point at home to Athea United on Saturday when they came from two goals down at the break to draw 2-2. A couple of positional switches at half time did the trick leading to a total transformation in the game. Both Ballingarry goals came from Alan Murphy. The under 12 game at Shannonside was postponed due to a water logged pitch.

On Sunday the B team bowed out of the Richard Hogan cup when Division 2 side Kilcornan made it through to the semi final. Kevin Moynihan gave Ballingarry the lead but they were behind 2-1 at the break. The difference in the divisions showed towards the end as the visitors ran out 4-1 winners.

Unfortunately the clubs A team were unable to follow the B team into the hat for the second round of the Desmond cup as they were on the end of a major shock in Broadford. Ballingarry took the lead through Denis Kelly against the local B side only for Broadford to send the game to extra time wheb they equalised. Their winner came from the spot.

Team: Kenrick; Cahill; Fitzgerald; Condron; O’Grady; Corrigan; Kennedy; C. Doherty; Quinlivan (Forde); Moore; Kelly.