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Well done to our Junior B Team who defeated Coolera/Strandhill in Junior B Championship Semi Final and secured their place in the Junior B Final.

The game took place in lovely weather conditions in Scarden on Saturday evening. Coolaney/Mullinabreena dominated the first quarter with great points from all their forwards.

Coolera/Strandhill gained some momentum after the water break getting a goal and a point, Paul Connolly kept his side in a firm lead with a strong goal.  Daniel Davey added another two points from play before the half time whistle.

Coolaney/Mullinabreena 1-11 Coolera Strandhill 1-05

Second half Coolera/Strandhill tried to recover lost ground from half time, Coolaney/Mullinabreena kept their lead with great play from all of the team especially Paul Connolly, Brian Marren and Keith Kirrane.

In the dying minutes after a hard foul on Conor Feely, Kieran Doddy converted the awarded penalty to give a final score line of:

Coolaney/Mullinabreena 2-17 Coolera/Strandhill 1-10

Team: L. Callaghan, S. Kivlehan, C. O'Dowd, S. Marren(0-01), E. Gorman, S. Walsh, O. O'Slattera, J. Gormley, B. Marren, G. Mullen(0-01), P. Connolly(1-03), A. Duggan(0-02), D. Davey(0-04), S. Doyle (0-02), M. Conlon(0-03)Subs: K. Doddy(1-00) for G. Mullen, B. Kivlehan(0-01) for D. Davey, C. Feely for J. Gormley, C. Davey for M. Conlon.

Ref: Keith Henry

Coolaney/Mullinabreena will now meet St. Farans in the Final to hopefully bridge the gap of 32 years since winning a Junior Title.

Coolaney Mullinabreena won Junior Titles in 1910, 1957, 1968, 1984 and 1988.