Westport GAA

Ballintubber 1-09 Westport 0-09

Westport were defeted in Round 1 of the League on Sunday last in Clogher Westport got off to a flyer going 2 points to no score up after 2 minutes but Ballintubber got back into things in the first half and led by 0-06 to 0-04 at half time.  In the 2nd half Ballintubber got a goal and a point that put them in the driving seat but Westport never gave up and a harsh 2nd yellow for Westport centre back Lee Keegan dident help, Westport got back to within a goal with good points from Rory Connolly and Lewis Cawley. But it was not to be for Westport just before the end the Ballintubber keeper made a stuning save from Westport sub Martin Gill.  Best for Westport on the day were David Horan, Lewis Cawley and Rory Connolly.  Next up for Westport is Round 3 of the Michael Walsh League next Saturday evening at 6-30 in Westport.  Westport team VS Ballintubber Tom Higgins, Nathan Lally, Dessie Keane, Niall O Malley, Liam Joyce, Lee Keegan, David Horan, Eugene O Toole, Mark Mc Caffrey, Eammon Walsh, Rory Connolly (0-02), Kevin O Malley, Lewis Cawley (0-02), Declan Gallagher (0-01), Damien Keane (0-04). Subs Used Ryan Cafferky for Eammon Walsh, Enda Horan for Niall O Malley, Stephen Brodrick for Kevin O Malley, Martin Gill for Declan Gallagher.