Championship v Glanmire in Watergrasshill on Saturday 28th March 2015
Carrigtwohil 0-7 Glanmire 0-10
Carrigtwohill give a spirited display but are narrowly defeated by Glanmire in this first round championship tie in windy conditions at Watergrasshill. This was a closely fought match with weather conditions having a huge bearing on the outcome.Carrig played with the wind in the first half and found it difficult to find the mark, although scoring the first three points through, Pat O’Sullivan, Sean Dempsey and Frank Kierans. Glanmire scored the next four points giving them a lead of one point at half time.
Carrig had an uphill battle in the second half facing a strong wind and terrible conditions, but true to their form they fought and battled to the final whistle, scoring four more points with Neilo O’Connor,Seamus Roche and Pat O’Sullivan (2) adding to Carrig’s tally. Carrig combined well and went in search of the goal they badly required to bring this match to extra time but the final touch failed them on this occasion. Carrig will now face St Catherines on Sat 11th April in the back door.
Panel – K Baverstock, B Cashman, T O Connor, M Sullivan, S Walsh, K McCarthy (cap), D Schriven, S Dempsey, S Roche, S Healy, P O Sullivan, E O Mahoney, N O Connor, M Foley, F Kierans, J Donovan, L Kelly, O Baverstock, D Donovan, T Sullivan, S Rohain, A Meade, A O Leary, S Buckley.