Three and easy for Fr Casey’s

FR CASEY’S claimed a three-in-a-row of Limerick U-21 football titles when they got the better of Newcastle West last weekend on a scoreline of 2-7 to 0-4.

FR CASEY’S claimed a three-in-a-row of Limerick U-21 football titles when they got the better of Newcastle West last weekend on a scoreline of 2-7 to 0-4.

Goals from John Lane and Stephen Behan helped the Abbeyfeale outfit to the nine-point while Padraig McEnery also chipped in with four points.

For a full report, and photos from the game, see this weekend’s print edition of the Limerick Leader.

SCORERS - Fr Caseys: Pádraig McEnery 0-4 (three frees), John Lane 1-1, Stephen Behan 1-0, Donagh Kelly 0-1, John Browne 0-1. Newcastle West: Thomas Quilligan 0-3 (all frees), Ian Corbett 0-1

FR CASEY’S - Brian Scanell; Tommy O’Keeffe, Shane O’Connor, Thomas Ward; Eoin McEnery, Michael Roche, Keith Harnett; Pádraig McEnery, John Browne; Tommy Smith, Donagh Kelly, Eoin Kelly; John Lane, Stephen Behan, Peter Healy. Subs: Pa Brislane for Peter Healy (ht), Paudie Walsh for Keith Harnett (45 mins), Joe Flaherty for Tommy Smith (47 mins), David Mullins for Stephen Behan (57 mins), Tommy Gleeson for Tommy O’Keeffe (58 mins).

NEWCASTLE WEST - James Stack; Conor Fanning, Brian O’Doherty, Mark Kelly; Ronan Kelleher, Donnacha Woods, Brian O’Sullivan; Ian Corbett, Kieran McMahon; Timmy Nix, Mark O’Sullivan, Jamie Quaid; Jamie Lee, James Kelly, Thomas Quilligan. Subs: Gary Shanahan for Mark O’Sullivan (24 mins), Paul Hannon for Jamie Quaid (38 mins), Micheal O’Leary for Mark Kelly (47 mins), Joey Healy for Conor Fanning (57 mins).