U14’s played Coleraine at Longfield on Tuesday 10th May. Coleraine opened the scoring with a point to which Laclan Murray replied with a point for Desertmartin. St Martin’s went on a charge, scoring 3-2 with goals from C McCool, M Mackle and 1-2 from L Murray. Coleraine hit back with four points before L Murray struck again for the Saffrons scoring 2-2 and another goal from M Mackle left the home side leading by fifteen points at half-time.
Coleraine started the second-half with three quick goals to no reply. Desertmartin realising it was game on responded with points from L Murray, G Fullen and a goal from R McElhennon. In a game of high scoring Coleraine came back with 2-3 cutting the deficit to five points. But Desertmartin pulled away again with points from L Murray, R Henry and M Mackle to lead by eight points entering the final minutes. Coleraine scored a late goal to leave the result 7-10 to 6-8 for Desertmartin.
Desertmartin team: M McGurk, N Donnelly, MBradley, S Kelly, R Henry, R McElhennon, C Shiels, O O’Kane, M Mackle, R McEldowney, L Murray, G Fullen, K McMichael, C McCool, F Bradley. Subs: D Ormsby, D McElhennon, S Matterson and R Mitchel