St. Martins put in a great effort but came up a little short against Lisdowney in a well contested NorthernJunior League  Semi Final. The  first half ended  with the Lisdowney side in the lead 0-9 to 0-7.Martins looked like the might pull off a famous win and they took a three point lead with ten minutes to go, this was a well worked goal ,a great diagonal ball into the corner was won by Paul Maher who beat his man and passed to Robert Shore who laid it on for sub Brian Byrne to finish to the net.It was Lisdowney who finished the stronger to get the vital scores in added time.Result0-16 to to 1-11.

Team Mark Murphy,Brian Cadogan,Brendan Maher,Geoff Doyle,Alan Murphy,Aidan Lalor,Mick Morrissey,Martin Dowling0-1,Michael Mulhall,Paddy Dowling,Paul Maher,Stephen Murphy0-7,Tom Morrissey0-2,Pauris Haughney,Robert Shore 0-1.

SubsDavid Breen,Brian Byrne(used),David Shore(used),Noel Darcy(used),Luke Maher,Nicholas Purcell,Aidan Murphy,Damien Tynan.

Selectors Richard Nolan,Tom Agar,Paddy Kehoe.

1 August 2010