Spa 2-15 Glenflesk 2-10
Conor Stack and Conor Kerins swapped early scores with Gavin Kelly (2) and John B O’Donoghue before Spa kicked an unanswered 1-5, Mikey Moynihan (2), Andrew Fitzgerald (2) and Conor Stack on target and Gary Vaughan with the first Spa goal.
Darragh Fleming found the net for Glenflesk shortly after and they added points from Steven Corsini and Oran O’Donoghue. Spa had two scores from Connie Cremin and Gary Vaughan before the break to lead 1-9 to 1-5 at half time.
Points from Thomas Fleming and Conor Kerins extended that lead but Glenflesk were soon attacking again and Ollie Cremin pulled off a great save before Darragh Fleming pointed for Glenflesk. Gary Vaughan and Steven Corsini exchanged points to make it 1-12 to 1-7 going in to the final quarter.
Glenflesk were keeping the Spa defence under pressure and after another point from Oran O’Donoghue they had a goal shot that went just inches wide and hit the side netting. Darragh Fleming added another point to make it 1-12 to 1-9 but Spa replied well, Paud O’Donoghue pulling off a great save before Gary Vaughan and Pat Cronin added points for Spa.
Michael Horgan netted the second Spa goal but Glenflesk responded immediately with a high ball from Garry O’Donoghue dropping in to the Spa goal. Another Glenflesk point reduced it to 2-14 to 2-10 before a Conor Kerins point finished the game at 2-15 to 2-10.
Spa play Crokes next Tuesday July 9th in the Final. Details TBC.
Spa: Ollie Cremin, John McKenna, Brian Devane, Paudie O’Donoghue, Connie Cremin, Eoghan Cronin, Shane Fenton, Andrew Fitzgerald, Conor Stack, Thomas Fleming, Mikey Moynihan, Thomas Cronin, Conor Kerins, Gary Vaughan, Conor Gleeson. Subs: Pat Cronin, Michael Horgan, Michael Kearney, Conor Gleeson
Glenflesk: Paud O’Donoghue, David O’Connor, Jerry Kennedy, Steven Corsini, Gary O’Donoghue, Shane Dennehy, Tommy McGuire, Oran O’Donoghue, Jamie O’Shea, Jonathan Bowler,, Mike O’Shea, Mark O’Donoghue, Gavin Kelly, John B O’Donoghue, Darragh Fleming
Referee: Brian Fleming (Currow)