Intermediate Hurling League Division 2 – Aghada 3-18 v Tracton 0-11 ; 30/4/2016.
Aghada’s hurlers travelled to Minane Bridge last Sunday to get their championship preparations going in earnest, and will be pleased with a comprehensive victory and their first win in this year’s league. Aghada played well from start to finish and were always in control of the result. 2 first half goals from Pearse O’Neill and Cian Fleming helped them to a half time lead of 2-7 v 0-6. It was more of the same in the second half. With Tim Harnett going well at the back and Stephen O’Keeffe and Aaron Stafford dominating midfield, it gave a platform where all 6 forwards registered on the scoreboard. Will Leahy finished with another big haul of 11 points. A third goal from Kevin O’Hanlon helped Aghada run out very comfortable winners by 16 points.
Aghada team and scorers – Trevor O’Keeffe, Jake O’Donoghue, John O’Connor, Tim Hartnett, Jordan Tynan, Jack McDonald, Billy Hennessy, Aaron Stafford, Stephen O’Keeffe, Pearse O’Neill (1-1), Will Leahy(0-11), Charlie Terry(0-1), Kevin O’Hanlon(1-0), John Looney(0-2), Cian Fleming (1-3). Subs Used – Ger Melvin, David Rice, Alan Creedon, Daniel Creedon, Andy O’Donoghue, Aiden O’Connell.