Despite a storming finish, Newmarket’s minor hurlers were narrowly defeated by Ballyhea, 1-13 to 1-11 in the North Cork Minor A Hurling Championship Semi Final played at Tullylease on Wednesday evening.
News from August, 2012
Robert Emmets under 21 hurling team showed strong character and resolve to earn a narrow victory over Millstreet and qualify for a historic Duhallow Final, following a 0-12 to 2-4 semi final win at Millstreet on Monday night.
Newmarket’s exciting junior hurling championship campaign came to a disappointing conclusion at Tullylease on Saturday evening, when a fine Kilbrin side stormed into the Duhallow final by 3-15 to 0-6, as a blitzing second half display put paid to Newmarket’s dreams of a long awaited showpiece appearance.
Newmarket, in their second outing in four days, collected their first victory of the junior B hurling league as they held off a late Dromtariffe rally to win by 2-10 to 1-10 at Dromtariffe on Thursday evening.