St.Brendan’s Through In County Senior Football Championship

St.Brendan’s are into the ¼ Finals of the Garvey’s SuperValu County Senior Football Championship.

They’ve beaten Mid Kerry 3-18 to 1-18.

Brendan’s raced into a 6 points to 1 lead by the 10 minute mark. A penalty converted by Ciaran Kennedy brought Mid Kerry back into the game and they soon trailed by just one. However, Brendan’s netted themselves in the 20th minute, courtesy of Cillian Fitzgerald Brendan’s went on to open up a 1-10 to 1-5 advantage by the 25 minute mark. They led 1-11 to 1-8 at half-time.

Brendan’s had 2 of the first 3 points of the second period before an Ivan Parker goal made it 2-13 to 1-9 in their favour. Their lead increased to 9 by the 42 minute mark at 2-15 to 1-9. Mid Kerry got the gap down to 6 at 2-16 to 1-13 but 20 minutes into the half Ivan Parker netted for the second time.

Tim Moynihan reports