The under 21 hurlers capped off a memorable week for the club by defeating St. Marks in the Duhallow B final on Saturday last.
With the final of the 2022 championship still to be decided between Newmarket and Kanturk, the 2023 season got underway for Newmarket on Friday night last, as they took on St. Marks in Meelin.
Robert Emmets advanced to the semi finals of the Duhallow under 21 hurling championship following a narrow victory over St. Marks by 1-14 to 2-9 at Lismire on Tuesday evening.
An outstanding team effort spearheaded by the individual scoring brilliance of ace talisman Donal Hannon, enabled an impressive Robert Emmets defeat St. Marks by 0-19 to 2-9 in the Duhallow under 21 hurling semi final played in ideal conditions at Tullylease on Monday evening, as the team qualified for a second successive Duhallow Final.
Despite a gallant showing, Newmarket’s minor hurlers were defeated by St. Mark’s in their first outing of the year in a league game played at Meelin on Thursday evening with the final score reading 3-15 to 2-6.
Newmarket bowed out of the minor hurling championship when they were defeated by St. Marks at Meelin on Monday evening by 2-14 to 1-5.
Newmarket’s minor hurling team were defeated in their first league game of the season by St. Marks at Meelin on Thursday evening by 4-10 to 3-8.