The senior hurlers just edged out Moneygall in the second round of the championship. In the next round they will face Kildangan. On next Sunday Kilruane MacDonaghs will play Cappawhite in the county league in MacDonagh Park at 11 o clock.
The junior hurlers registered their third victory in the league when they travelled to Templederry and took the points on a 0-22 to 1-11 scoreline. Team: Brian Gaynor, Freddie Williams, Martin Walsh, Eanna Hogan, Shane Williams, Colm Williams, Cormac Williams, Ruan Casey (0-1), Pat Conway, Denis Cahill (0-1), Thomas Cleary (0-5), Declan Barrett (0-1), Ger Corcoran, Thomas Williams (0-14) and James Keogh. Subs: Edmond Morkan, Eoin Williams, Morgan Conway and James Williams. In the final group game Kilruane MacDonaghs are at home to Moneygall on this Saturday evening at 7 o clock
The U-12 hurlers opened their campaign with a 6-6 to 1-4 home victory against Roscrea. First half goals from Kevin Shinners, Sean Quinlan and Rory McCarthy laid the platform for victory. Team: Mark O Neill, Luke Dervan, Arran Conroy, Eoghan Mulcahy, Kevin Shinners (3-0), Jerome Cahill, Oisin O Meara, Tommy Dooley, Cian Darcy (0-2), Martin Grace, Sean Quinlan (1-0), Ben Healy, Craig Morgan (0-1), Rory McCarthy (2-1) and Sean McAdams. Subs: Cormac Mannion, Ethan Hayes.
Kilruane N.S. and Ardcroney N.S. took part in the I.N.T.O. last week. Kilruane had victories against Corville N.S. and Carrig N.S. but lost out on a place in the county semi-final with a defeat to Dunkerrin N.S. Ardcroney defeated Burgess and Kilbarron and but a narrow loss to Ballina N.S. deprived them of a place in the next round.
The parish league resumes on this Saturday with Kyle taking on De Wets followed by Rapla against Ballycapple.
Ticket applications for the Tipperary and Cork match must be made to Michael Cahill by this Sunday May 23rd. The successful applicants must collect tickets by Thursday May 27th. All tickets must be paid for on collection.