Ballivor put themselves back in the frame for outright intermediate football championship honours with this win over Castletown in round 3 at Sean Newman Park Bohermeen.
Ballivor 0-9 Castletown 0-7
After an opening round loss to Dunderry, Ballivor have bounced back with two wins and move in to second spot in Group B, two points behind leaders Ratoath. These two clubs meet in the next round.
After 12 minutes Ballivor had raced in to a 0-4 to 0-0 lead and the eventual winners held a three point advantage at the break 0-6 to 0-3. Castletown came more in to the game in the second half but a solid all round team performance gave them a crucial two point win.
Ballivor scorers: Padraig Geoghegan 0-4, Steffan Kelly 0-3, Raymond McKeown and Paul Kelly 0-1 each.
Ballivor: Raymond Mc Keown, David Raleigh, Eoin Potterton, Kevin Kelly, Shane Farrell, Sean Heavey, Killian Canavan, Keith Keoghan, Paddy Coneelly, Joesph McLaughlin, Padraig Geoghegan, Sean Corrigan, Steffan Kelly,Gary Sherrock, Paul Kelly.
Subs: Derk McCarthy, Dean Ward, Fintan McLoughlin, Paul Farrell.
Castletown: Paul Smith, Jamie McMahon, Joey Carry, Johnny Metry, Noel Smyth, Gerry Farrelly, Kenny Smith, Kevin Ross, Damien Ginnitty, Wayne Donegan, Robbie Hoey, Darren Finney, Tommy Smith, Frances Hoey, James Finnerty.