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Ballylinan go clear at the top after big win over Killeshin

Ballylinan's Gary Walsh has suffered a cruciate knee injury and will miss tonight's game against Portarlington
Ballylinan's Gary Walsh was outstanding

Ballylinan 1-13 Killeshin 0-7

ACFL Division 1B

Ballylinan went clear at the top of Division 1B thanks to an impressive away win over Killeshin tonight.

Ballylinan dominated the opening half and led 1-9 to 0-2 at the break, the goal coming from Cathal Dunne just before half time.

Killeshin kicked the first five points of the second half to narrow the gap but failed to score again but Ballylinan fought back again to eventually run out nine-point winners.

SCORERS – Ballylinan: Gary Walsh 0-7, Cathal Dunne 1-0, Alan Farrell 0-2, John Kealy, Jamie Farrell, Andy McEvoy and Brian Kenna 0-1 each. Killeshin: Fionn Maher and Cathal Brennan 0-2, David Aston, Stephen Attride and Eoin Lowry 0-1 each

BALLYLINAN: Aidan Walsh; Kevin Byrne, Cathal Leonard, Eric Kenna; Alan Farrell, Richie Ryan, Conor Behan; John Kealy, Jamie Farrell; Ciaran Farrell, Cathall Dunne, Padraig Walsh; Andy McEvoy, Gary Walsh, James Redmond. Subs: Brian Kenna for Redmond, Dermot Leonard for E Kenna

KILLESHIN: Shane Coakley; Jamie Davis, Kevin Ryan, Jeremy Mahon; Alan Davis, Arnie Mahon, Shane Bolger; Stephen Attride, Luke Attride; Fionn Maher, Cathal Brennan, Eoin Scully; Evan Lowry, Eoin Lowry, Simon Attride. Subs: David Aston for Evan Lowry, Paddy Doyle for Scully

SEE ALSO – Crettyard get their first win of Division 1B