Report: North Antrim U16A Shield Preliminary Round – Ruairi Og 1-07 MacUilin 0-18


Having being knocked out of the McMullan Cup 11days earlier the Ballycastle lads travelled back over the mountain for the preliminary round of the shield. With both teams running each other close in the last match the first half was the same with the town taking a one point lead at halftime 0-6 to 0-5. Conor Boyd 0-5 Tony McGarry 0-01.

The first score of the second half was slotted over the bar by Seamus McAuley and then Tiernan Kelly got on the scoreboard. Cushendall managed another two points and a late goal at the final whistle but MacUilin lads had managed to slot over a further 10 points to leave the final score 0-18 to 1-07 to the town.

Scores: Conor Boyd 0-10 Oran Kearney 0-03 Ben McQuillan 0-01 Tiernan Kelly 0-01 Seamus McAuley 0-02. Tony McGarry 0-01.

Gary Maybin for Tiernan Kelly

1. Dylan McMullan
2. Tiernan Donnelly
3. Oisin McAuley
4. Frank McAlonan
5. Oran Colgan
6. Conal Colgan
7. Ciaran McKeague
8. Ryan Hill
9. Ben McQuillan
10. Conaire Butler
11. Oran Kearney
12. Conor Boyd
13. Tony McGarry
14. Seamus McAuley
15. Tiernan Kelly
16. Tom McCollum
17. Dylan Hill
18. Gary Maybin

Author: McQuillan GAC

McQuillan GAC Ballycastle is a Gaelic Athletic Association club located in the town of Ballycastle in County Antrim. Read more about the club here.