Firies Progress In East Kerry

Firies beat Cordal last evening in the first round of the East Kerry Intermediate Football Championship. The 2-8 to 10 points success means Firies progress to a semi-final against Scartaglen.Two goals in a wind assisted first half proved decisive. Firstly, a long ball by Alan Looney was flicked to the Cordal net by Padraig Shanahan. Then, Henry Ahern finished to the net after another long delivery from Noel McCarthy.