Our hurlers hosted Lancashire in Round Five of the Lory Meagher Cup, despite another promising home performance it was Lancashire who eventually edged it by 5-13 to 3-17, we wish them all the best for their final against Monaghan at Croke Park.
Teams and Scorers:
Warwickshire: P Hands; J O’Connor, D Ryan, C Shalvey; R Murray, J Collins (0-3), N Eames (0-1); N Lenihan (0-1), A Hanley; P McMahon (0-1), E McWilliams, O Coffey (0-1); K Murphy, P Crehan (0-6, 6f), L Hands (2-3, 1 Pen, 1f). Subs: B O’Sullivan (for Crehan 49); J Grealish (1-1, 1 Pen, 1f, for McMahon 49);
Lancashire: P Coates; L Burns, A Morgan, B Slattery; F Henry, S Nugent, C Kenny (0-1); E Kelly (0-1), S Madden (0-1); C O’Shea, R McCormack (3-2, 1 Pen), C Madden; R Spencer (1-2, 2f), D Duffy (0-3), D Carroll (0-2). Subs: C Kennedy (1-1, for O’Shea).
Referee: P. Owens (Down)