A point in injury time denied Newmarket and edged Rockchapel to victory in a gripping, exciting, entertaining Duhallow Junior B Football Championship Final played in monsoon conditions at Rockchapel on Sunday afternoon, with the home team emerging champions on a 1-7 to 0-9 scoreline.
Newmarket qualified for the final of the Duhallow Junior B Football championship following a big home semi final victory over St. John’s by 2-17 to 1-2 in blustery conditions on Sunday.
Newmarket progressed to the semi finals of the Duhallow junior B football championship following a clear 1-15 to 0-4 victory over Glenlara at Kiskeam on Friday evening.
Newmarket Junior B footballers got off to a good start in the Junior B Football Championship on Friday night last away to Kiskeam. In wet and slippy conditions Newmarket emerged winners on a score line of 0-11 to 0-2 to progress to a quarter final against near neighbours Glenlara.
Newmarket were defeated by Dromtariffe in the opening round of the junior B football championship by 0-12 to 1-6 at the latter’s venue on Saturday evening last.