Meagher Cup round-up: A good day for Warwickshire and Leitrim

May 16, 2015

Lory Meagher Cup round up.

Warwickshire and Leitrim celebrated wins in today's Lory Meagher Cup action.

Warwickshire scored a minimum margin 3-12 to 1-15 victory over hosts Sligo in Markievicz Park having trailed by 2-3 to 0-10 at the halfway stage.

Colm McBride, John Bergin and Pauric Grehan raised green flags for the winners while Damien Fahy pulled a goal back for the Yeats County in the 62nd minute.

Meanwhile, in Ballinamore, Leitrim ran out two point winners (1-16 to 1-14) over Lancashire.

The hosts led by 0-11 to 0-4 at the break and Padraig O'Donnell's goal sent them on the road to victory.

Warwickshire - M Cremin; S Brough, D Kennedy, C Brough; D Sheedy, K Courtney, S Conlon; J Meagher, C Robbins; E McCabe (0-9, 5f, 1'65), C McBride (1-0), S Hennessy (0-2f); D Millea, J Bergin (1-0), C Moran. Sub: P Crehan (1-1) for J Bergin.

Sligo - S Hayes; T Brennan, M Davey, R Redmond; E McGowan, J Kenny, A Morrison; G Waldron (0-1), G O'Kelly Lynch (0-4, 2f, 1'65); B McMahon (0-2), C Brennan, G Cadden (0-2); R Brennan, D Fahy (1-6f), P Leonard. Subs: N Cadden for R Brennan, D Reidy for A Morrison.

Referee - B Sweeney.


Leitrim - P McKiernan; P Earley, V McDermott, M Domican; K McGrath, C Cunniffe (0-1), J Earley; L Moreton (0-1), K McDermott; F Earley, C Moreton (0-2), J Ryan; Z Moradi (0-2), P O'Donnell (1-9, 0-6f), J Glancy. Subs: P McWeeney for C Moreton, K Ward (0-1) for K McDermott.

Lancashire - P Duggan; S Wallace, L Knocker (1-0), S Richardson; C Maskey (0-1), J O'Shaughnessy, N Unwin (0-2); R McEntee, A Morrissey; C O'Callaghan (0-9, 3f, 1'65), D Coughlan, D Maskey; K Magee (0-1), T Corcoran, B McAuley (0-1). Subs: D O'Grady for B McAuley, J Sheehan for D Coughlan.

Referee - J Clarke.

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