Leinster club Special JHC: More success for Castleknock

November 25, 2013
Castleknock, who were without Ciaran Kilkenny, who flew to Mexico with the Dublin footballers at the weekend, capped off a memorable year for the club with a 2-15 to 1-7 Leinster club Special JHC final win over Mountmellick of Laois.

The Dublin JHC A champions led 0-9 to 1-4 at the interval. Ronan Lynch, Shane Boland, Jamie Tunney and Cian O Dulaing were all on target for the winners in the opening half while a Ray O'Connor goal kept Mountmellick in touch.

Dermot Curran's goal shortly after the break set Castleknock on their way.

A second major in injury-time from Brian Hughes left eleven points between the sides in the end.

Castleknock - B Dunne; D Tobin, E Forrest, C Prunty; R O Briain, C Corcoran, J King; T Quinn, S Boland (0-3); J Tunney (0-2), R Lynch (0-2), P Hamill; C O Dulaing (0-3, 2f), C O'Brien, D Curran (1-2). Subs: N O'Callaghan (0-1) for O'Brien, B Hughes (1-2) for Hamill, D Cormican for Tunney, I Cleary for Quinn, P Mulvehill for O Dulaing.

Mountmellick - E Quigley; D Young, K Dunphy, L Kenny; J McEvoy, B Rochford, C Hartnett; S Stapleton, M Bermingham (0-1f); J Hilliard, A Challoner (0-4, 3f), R McEvoy (0-1); D Hartnett (0-1), R O'Connor (1-0), I Fennelly. Subs: T Gormley for Hilliard, I Moore for R McEvoy, D Allen for Young, E Melia for J McEvoy.

Referee - K Brady.


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