Intermediates v Thomas Davis, 29 Apr 2006

Intermediates Hurling League match v Thomas Davis, 29 April 2006 in Silverpark

Result: Kilmacud Crokes 1-12 - Thomas Davis 0-10

A masterful display by full forward Dara Burke, who finished with a tally of 1-04 (all from play) gave Crokes the edge in this very entertaining Intermediate league game, played under ideal conditions at Silverpark on Saturday evening. Crokes were marginally ahead at the interval, by 0-05 to 0-04, but came good in the second half and showed great power and resilience, coming out worthy winners in the end. Macdara O Hógáin’s puckouts were a revelation. He set up attacks every time he struck the ball. Outstanding for Crokes were Tomás O’Donohoe (a rock at centre-half back), Hugh O’Connor, Niall Lillis, Eoin dePaor, Adrian Crean, Eoin O’Keeffe, Cathal Brugha and, of course, Dara Burke. Scorers for Crokes were Dara Burke (1-04), Adrian Crean (0-03), Davy Baker (0-03, all frees) and Eoin dePaor (0-02).

Team:

M O’Hógain, P McCormick, H O’Connor, C Howley, N Lillis, T O’Donnchadha, E O’Keeffe, E dePaor, D Baker, C Brugha, E Murphy, D McSweeney, A Crean, D Burke, R Power.

Subs: F Garvey (25 mins, for C Howley, injured), B Brennan (50 mins, for D McSweeney), R Walshe (35 mins, for R Power).

To see action shots of the match click HERE