Monaleen secured a spot within the last of the Munster Intermediate Hurling Championship with a 2:13 to 0:16 win over St Joseph’s Doora Barefield in Kilmallock.
Mark O’Dwyer’s very good Fifty fifth-minute objective proved essential for the Limerick aspect, who now face Roscrea Tipperary within the decisive match.
Monaleen led from the fifth minute till 52 when Catha Ruane put Doora Barefield forward for under the second time.
Nevertheless, O’Dwyer quickly put Monaleen again on monitor with a second objective to assist them win.
Tom Hannon opened the scoring for Clare however Donnacha Ó Dalaigh buried Monaleen’s first objective of the scoring puck after Ed Doyle and O’Dwyer mixed.
It was tight for a lot of the primary half, with factors from Luke Murphy and Doyle for Monaleen being canceled by Alan O’Neill and Davy Conroy.
O’Neill hit the goal once more and the rating was 1-2 to 0-4, however Lorcan Lyons’ long-range shot and O’Dwyer’s free-kick noticed Monaleen rating after 20 minutes.
Murphy and Conroy traded factors on the halftime lead, however the second O’Dwyer free from the half of Monaleen 1-6 to 0-5 pulled forward at halftime.
Doora Barefield had the benefit of robust wind within the second half and shortly took benefit of it with two factors from Hannon and a free Conroy, decreasing Monaleen’s result in only one level.
O’Dwyer settled Monaleen with two free throws, however Conroy responded with two of his personal to place the minimal between the perimeters.
O’Dalaigh hit the goal once more for Monaleen, however two glorious photographs from the sphere from Ruane leveled the sport for the primary time with 10 minutes left.
Hannon then put Clare’s aspect up entrance just for Doyle to equalise. Cian Barron then handed Doora Barefield once more earlier than O’Dwyer intervened.
He took an software from Ronan Lyons at Door Barefield ’45 and took off. O’Dwyer slipped out of Door Barefield’s protection and unbalanced his shot into the highest nook.
This gave Monaleen a 2-10 to 0-14 lead they usually made it by way of the remaining minutes to seal a spot within the Munster Closing.
M O’Dwyer 1-6 (6f), D Ó Dalaigh 1-2, L Murphy and E Doyle 0-2 every, L Lyons 0-1.
D Conroy 0-6 (4f), T Hannon 0-4, A O’Neill and C Ruane 0-2 every, C Barron and S Crosbie 0-1 every
energy J; L Morrison, B Canny, J Porter; D Golden O’Mahony, L Lyons, R Lyons; J. Fitzgerald, L. McHale; Energy D, M O’Dwyer, J Nicholas; D Daly, E Doyle, L Murphy.
A La Touche Cosgrave for Golden O’Mahony (23 minutes), D Moloney for Nicholas (37 minutes inj), S Griffin for Morrison (49 minutes), B Hayes for Porter (68 minutes).
P Madden; F. Kelleher, J. Colleran, B. Clancy; J Hannon, D McMahon, Mungovan; D O’Shea, D All of the sudden; A O’Neill, D Conroy, T Hannon; C Ruane, E Hanrahan, C Barron.
B Guilfoyle for Clancy (43 minutes), S Crosbie for Hanrahan (51 minutes), D O’Halloran for McMahon (57 minutes), M Energy for Ruane (60 minutes).
C O’Regan (Cork)