O’Connell’s reached their fourth adult final of the season with a nine point victory over the O’Mahonys in Darver on Tuesday night in the Division 4B semi final.
Playing against the breeze in the first half the Bellingham side were in front at the break 1-9 to 0-7, the goal coming from Emmett Byrne.
O’Connell’s maintained their lead all through the second half thanks to a string of fine saves from their keeper Sean Connolly.
The Bellingham side will now meet Naomh Mairtin in the final.
FT: O’Connell’s 1-17, Sean O’Mahonys 0-11
O’Connell’s: Sean Connolly; Brian Hanratty, David Doyle, Micheal Cairns; David Hoey, Stephen Hoey, Conor McGill; Sean Cairns, Dean Stanfield 0-3; Emmett Byrne 1-0, Andrew Sharkey 0-3(1f), Salem Rifaie 0-2; Jonathon Conlon 0-2, Cian Doyle 0-5(3f), Kevin McGeough 0-1. Subs Patrick Clarke for McGill, Steve Stanfield 0-1 for McGeough, Andrew Keenan for M.Cairns.
Sean O’Mahonys: Liam Clarke; Michael Crawley, Liam Byrne, Kevin Quinn; Michael Clarke; Barry O’Brien, Conor McGeown; Brendan Nordan, Keith Mc Laughlin; Niall Mc Loughlin 0-1, David Dowling 0-2, An Other 0-1; Benny Traynor 0-5(2f), Paddy Byrne 0-1, Liam McKinney 0-1.