Two Win’s in A Row For Trim B Football League Team
Trim beat Castletown in the B football league played in Castletown on Monday evening. The Trim lads started well and had four point on the score board before the home side registered the first point in the twelfth minute. The Trim points came from Veterans Alan Shine and Owen McGrath while youngster Mikie Cullen fired over a brace of points. Castletown then scored one goal an a point to make the sides level at the half way point in the first half . The Reds then went on a scoring blitz for the remainder scoring two goals and four points in that time. The goals coming from lightening fast attacker Mikie Cullen and the hard working mid fielder Nigel Dignan. Alan Shine, Owen McGrath,Paul Munnelly and David Murtagh scored the points.
Half Time Score: Trim 2-8 Castletown 1-3
Trim added three goals in the second half from Owen O’Connor and two from the great Owen McGrath. Points from Munnelly, Cullen, McGrath,Shine, and O’Connor before the twentieth minute put the game to bed for the boys in Red. Castletown to their credit scored a goal and five point without reply on the last ten minutes.
Manager Andrew O’Brien was very happy after the match he heaped great credit on the performance of another Veteran Richard Murphy he described Richards performance as a fueled up and full of determination and passion.
O’Brien deserves much credit himself as he had only sixteen players available to him on the night. To keep his team fresh he used his full complement of subs by rotating his players on and off during the match.
Trim Team & Subs:Conal McGrenra ,
Cian Walsh,Patrick Lennon,Connor McMorrow,David Murtagh(0-1)Colm McGrath, Dylan Finnerty, Nigel Duignan (1-1)Paul Munnelly (0-2)Brian McKeown,Owen McGrath(2-3)Richard Murphy,Owen O’Connor(1-2)Alan Shine(0-3)Mikie Cullen(1-1)
Subs: Kevin Nally For McKeown
McKeown for Murphy
Murphy For McMorrow