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Westport U16A Round 8 Match report

Crossmolina   1 – 07        Westport   1 – 28
Another fine team performance gives Westport the chance to qualify for the league play off stages. Played in ideal conditions.  Early points from Alan Kennedy, Colm Moran and Killian Kilkelly set the tone of the game.Westports goal came from the boot of Alan Kennedy. The ever alert Patrick O’Malley in goal and the backs combined well to restrict the Crossmolina attack to a goal and three points in the first half while Westport hit one goal and fourteen points.  Peter Corcoran and Oisin McLaughlin continued to have the edge in the middle of the park while also scoring crucial points.  Westport pushed on with points from Colm Moran, Paul Lambert, Pat Joyce, Alan Kennedy and Sean Tierney.  The back line of Mark Reilly, Stephen Roddy, Darragh Walsh, Andrew Ferson, Padraig O’Haire and Aaron O’Flaherty put in another fine display. The final score was Crossmolina  1 – 07 to Westport 1 – 28. The Westport team was as follows: Patrick O’Malley, Mark Reilly, Stephen Roddy, Aaron O’Flaherty,Andrew Ferson, Padraig O’Haire, Darragh Walsh, Peter Corcoran(0 -02), Oisin McLaughlin(0-01),Paul Lambert(0-02), Colm Moran(0-11), Eoin Rowley, Killian Kilkelly(0-02), Martin Hopkins, Alan Kennedy(1-08).Subs Pat Joyce(0-01), Eoin Conway,Sean McGuire, Sean Tierney(0-01), Louis O’Reilly, Michael Gallagher, Ben Doyle,Mikey O’Brien.