Advertisement

Galbally and Pomeroy get off to a flyer

GALBALLY absolutely eviscerated the Sigersons on a scoreline of 3-21 to 0-3 last night in one of the most lopsided contests you’ll ever see at this level.

The Pearses have been dishing out hammerings here, there and everywhere this season, and are championship favourites for very good reason, but even the most hardened Strabane supporter will have winced at the manner of this defeat.

Galbally ran into a 1-10 to 0-3 lead at the half-time break, so they would have been forgiving for taking the foot off the gas a little in the second-half.

Advertisement

But no, they most definitely weren’t in the mood for that, and that Strabane failed to muster a single point in the second-half was probably the most chastening statistic from this particular ‘contest’.

The star of the show was undoubtedly a man by the name of Conor Donaghy, who finished with a personal tally of 1-11.

Pomeroy had a slightly, but only slightly tougher time of it against Newtownstewart as they secured a 3-12 to 0-7 win in the first match at Healy Park last night.

They only led 1-4 to 0-5 at the break but pushed on in the second-half to record a facile enough win to set up a quarter-final clash against the winners of Beragh and Loughmacrory. Frank Burns was possibly their best performer on the night, scoring 1-3, and they limited their opponents to only two points in the second-half.

The community spirit in Pomeroy is buzzing with news that a number of major projects are edging closer to...

A FIRST ever County Final meeting featuring Omagh against Errigal Ciaran will now showpiece a memorable Tyrone Senior Championship...

Pomeroy and Clonoe will do it all over again at the Athletic Grounds this evening after the sides couldn't...

Top
Advertisement

Ulster Herald is published by North West of Ireland Printing & Publishing Company Limited, trading as North-West News Group.
Registered in Northern Ireland, No. R0000576. 10-14 John Street, Omagh, Co. Tyrone, N. Ireland, BT781DW