Kevins were first to score with a point. A goal from Derek Brophy settled
Athy followed by two points from Corey Moore one from a fifty. Athy
kept on pressing forward and were rewarded with a well taken goal by
Hughie Mahon. Kevins responded with an opportunist goal. Both sides
Half time Athy 2-4 St kevins
Second half saw both sides trade points Athy with Mahon, Sean Bradely 2.
Kevins hit Athy with 3 unanswered points, at this stage it looked
like game was slipping away from Athy but second goad from Derek
Brophy followed by Hughie Mahons second broke Kevins challenge.
Further points from Timmy Dunne, Ken Brophy and Bradely left Athy
run out winners.
Scorers for Athy: Derek Brophy 2-1 Hughie Mahon 2-1 Corey Moore 0-2 Colm
Cuddy 0-1 Sean Bradley 0-3 Timmy Dunne 0-1 Ken Brophy 0-1
Best for Athy David O Toole, Barry Purcell, Keith O Brien, Timmy Dunne,
Ken Brophy, Hughie Mahon Sean Bradley, & Sam Brophy
Athy Team: James Roycroft, John Cummins, Keith O Brien, David O Toole,
Dean Martin, Terry Dunne, Colm Cuddy, Conor Harrington, Barry
Purcell, Corey Moore, Ken Brophy, Hughie Mahon, Ted Lawler, Derek
Brophy and Stephen Doyle.
Subs: Sean Bradley for Corey Moore
James Kelly for Dean Martin