The U16s travelled to Moneymore on Thursday 28th for their fourth league game of the season. They came up against a very strong McCrackens side who revelled in the wide open spaces of their own pitch. Their powerful running mid-field pairing drove deep into the Desertmartin defence throughout the game creating repeated chances and building up a comfortable scoreline. But St Martin’s battled bravely and had many moments of good play. They finished with a flurry of scores in the closing minutes with Eunan McElhennon hitting 1 -1 and Ryan McElhennon scoring 0-1.
Moneymore were clear winners on a scorline of 8 -7 to 1-5.
Desertmartin scorers: E McElhennon !-2; G Donnelly 0-1; K Meharg 0-1; R McElhennon 0-1