GAA round Up

There was lots of club action across Dublin and Ireland over the weekend.  In the Dublin SFC there were wins for St. Jude’s, Ballymun, Ballyboden and St. Vincent’s.

 St Jude’s overcame Parnells on a score line of 1-12 to 1-9

Ballymun-Kickhams advanced to the last four thanks to a Dean Rock inspired 0-15 to 0-7 victory over Raheny.  2011 champions St Brigid’s lost out to Ballyboden St Enda’s by five points, 2-13 to 1-11.

Dean rock will be hoping that Ballymun can go one further this year. credit sport.ie
Dean rock will be hoping that Ballymun can go one further this year. credit sport.ie

St Sylvester’s battled valiantly but just fell short to the 2007 All-Ireland Club champion’s St Vincent’s. The Griffith Avenue based side beat Syl’s by 0-14 to 2-07.

In Armagh Crossmaglen made it 17 wins in 18 years following a nine point win over Cullyhanna, 0-17 to 0-8.  Ireland captain Michael Murphy helps his Glenswilly side overcome Killybegs 3-19 to 2-6.
Burren lost out to Kilcoo 0-9 to 0-7 in Down, whilst in the AIB Ulster GAA Club Championship Preliminary Round Ballinderry (Derry) beat Clonoe (Tyrone) by four points 0-14 to 0-10.
Dr. Crokes beat Austin Stacks by 4-16 to 0-12 to claim a historic four in a row whilst in Limerick Monaleen lost by two points to Dromcollgher-Broadford 2-9 to 2-7.

In Waterford Stradbally were hammered by Ballinacourty 0-12 to 0-05.

Colm Cooper has never won a club All-Ireland. credit thescore.ie
Colm Cooper has never won a club All-Ireland. credit thescore.ie

Zach Tuhoy inspired Portlaoise to a 2-8 to 1-8 victory over Arles/Killeen. In Meath Summerhill beat Na Fianna 1-13 to 1-10.

In Hurling Mount Leinster Rangers claimed a 1-20 to 0-11 victory over St Mullins in Carlow whilst in Westmeath Castletown beat Geoghegan 1-12 to 0-11.

Oulart-The Ballagh beat Ferns St Aidan’s by two points, 3-12 to 1-16 whilst in Wicklow Glenealy beat Bray Emmets by 0-17 to 0-14.