Nobber 0.15. 0.07
Cortown 0.13 0.06
Nobber got their championship aspirations back on track with this hard earned victory at a well appointed Moynalty on Sunday
Cortown were first out of the blocks racing into a well earned 3 point lead by the 7th minute
Nobber settled and with Jamie Owens and Brian Farrell showing the way they combined to sent over 7 first half points 4 from Owens and 3 from Farrell
On the restart Owens was again off the mark firing over in the 31st minute what ensued was a enthralling encounter with scores coming on a regular basis with the sides drawing level 11points each by the 51st minute At this stage Nobbers greater resolve showed through and with 4 late points from Gavin Farrelly.subs Brian Meade.Brendan Heffernan and awell taken 45 from Alan Farrell they held out from a galant Cortown outfit who had reduced the deficit to 2 by the final whistle.
Make no mistake this game was not for the faint hearted but was played in a sporting manner all the way through.
Best for Nobber
Jamie Owens Barry Cassidy the Farrell brothers Gavin Farrelly Pauric Weldon Richard Shields
Jamie Owens. 0.07 4 from play Brian Farrell. 0.03 Alan Farrell. 0.02 Gavin Farrelly. 0.01 Brian Meade. 0.01 Brendan Heffernan 0.01
B McEntee P Weldon P Meade S O Brien E Fagan R Shields N Farrell A Farrell G Farrelly GCampbell B Farrell D Larkin K Casserly J Owens S Meade
Barry Cassidy for O Brien injured
Colin Clarke for Campbell
Brendan Heffernan for Larkin
Brian Meade for Fagan