Wicklow SHC final: Glenealy gatecrash Bray's four-in-a-row party

October 01, 2017

Glenealy were unlucky against Ballyragget.

Bray Emmets' bid for a fourth Wicklow SHC success in-a-row was thwarted by Glenealy at Aughrim today.

A keenly contested encounter finished 2-12 to 0-11 in Glenealy's favour.

Backed by the wind in the first-half, the holders took a slender 0-7 to 1-3 lead into the break but former county dual player Leighton Glynn's second-half goal sent Glenealy on the road to a first county success since 2013.

Corner-forward Alan Driver also netted for the winners in the 14th minute.

Glenealy - K Snell; E Byrne, W Kavanagh, L Kavanagh; G Byrne, D Staunton, T Doyle; J Manley, J O'Neill Snr (0-9, 8f, 1'65); E Glynn (0-1), R Byrne, J Byrne; J O'Neill Jnr, L Glynn (0-1), A Driver (2-1). Subs: R O'Neill for R Byrne, J Manley for J O'Neill Jnr, G Weir for E Glynn.

Bray Emmets - E Mason; S Maloney, P Kiely, P Walsh (0-1); D Henderson, J Henderson, E Forde; D Masterson, L Maloney; C Moorehouse (0-6f), P Doyle (0-2), M Lennon; P Cunningham, M Lee (0-2), D Maloney. Subs: B McCormack for D Maloney, L Benville for P Cunningham, L Kenny for M Lennon.

Referee - C Fleming.



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