HL3A: Donegal tops in Ulster derby

March 17, 2014
Donegal 3-16
Monaghan 1-7

Donegal proved far too strong for Monaghan in this HL3A clash at Letterkenny.

Paddy Hannigan, Sean McVeigh and Kevin Campbell netted goals for the hosts who led by nine points at the break.

Right half-forward Lee Henderson top scored for the winners with 0-6 while Sean Leonard raised the visitor's solitary green flag.

Donegal - P Burns; M McGrath, J Boyle, J McGee; C McDermott, J Donnelly, P Sheridan; R McDermott (0-1), D Cullen; L Henderson (0-6), E McDermott (0-1), S McVeigh (1-1); K Campbell (1-2), P Hannigan (1-1), C Matthewson (0-4). Subs: J Browne for D Cullen, J Downey for P Sheridan, E Organ for P Hannigan, S Sheerin for M McGrath.

Monaghan - D McGahan; C McNally, P Trainor, S McNally; K Crawley, M Treanor (0-1), P Finnegan; E Sweeney, T Hilliard (0-1); M Murphy, PJ Boyle (0-2), H Byrne (0-1); C McKenna, S Leonard (1-2), T Forde. Subs: J Guinan for C McNally, D McCarron for P Finnegan, C Boyle for T Forde, A Sweeney for T Hilliard, C Morgan for PJ Boyle.

Referee - E Elliott.

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