MOYNALTY 1-18, SLANE 0-07.
Moynalty under the new management of Joey Curley & Alan Stevens got their 2018 A League campaign off to a good start with a win over Slane in Slane on Sunday 4th February. Moynalty was first on the score board and went nine points ahead scores from Adrian Maguire (2), Paul Lynch (4), Gavin Lynch (1), Paddy Byrne (1) and Ollie Sheridan (1). Slane got their first two scores next from frees. The visitors were moving the ball quick and direct and playing good football which led to their next 7 points, Paul Lynch (2), Paddy Byrne (1), Cormac Kearney (1), Gavin Lynch (1), Ollie Sheridan (2). Slane got another free and added a point. To leave half time score Moynalty 0-16, Slane 0-03.
The second half Moynalty were given away a lot of frees which resulted in Slane adding two more points to the scoreboard. Shane Farrelly got one back for Moynalty. There was a great move up the field in which Paul Lynch got the ball and hit a great goal and then added another point as well. Slane got a point from play which was there only score from play and another from a free. Full time score Moynalty 1-18, Slane 0-07.
TEAM: Jonathan Lynch, Matthew Mc Kenna, Ronan Mc Mahon, Michael Lynch, Cormac Kearney, Nicholas Mc Kenna, Ronan Lynch, Cathal Reilly, Anthony Nevin, Gavin Lynch, Michael Cahill, Adrian Maguire, Paddy Byrne, Paul Lynch, Ollie Sheridan.
SCORERS: Paul Lynch 1-07, Ollie Sheridan 0-03, Adrian Maguire 0-02, Gavin Lynch 0-02, Paddy Byrne 0-02, Cormac Kearney 0-01, Shane Farrelly 0-01.
SUBS: Shane Farrelly For Michael Cahill, Alan Brogan For Gavin Lynch, Kyle Cussen For Ollie Sheridan, Barry Nevin For Paddy Byrne, Thomas Owens For Adrian Maguire, Carl Lynch For Cathal Reilly.