Seconds League

Dundalk RFC Seconds' suffer narrow defeat to Gorey

Dundalk RFC Seconds' 12 Gorey RFC Seconds' 13

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Dundalk RFC Seconds' suffer narrow defeat to Gorey

Dundalk RFC's Chris McGeady. (Pic: Ciarán Culligan)

Seconds' League

Dundalk RFC 12 Gorey RFC 13

Gorey RFC came from behind to defeat Dundalk RFC in the seconds' match on Saturday afternoon.

The hosts led 9-0 at half-time with the returning Ultan Murphy stroking over three penalties.

However, Gorey fought back in the second-half, reducing the lead to six-points with a penalty conversion of their own before they crossed the whitewash and converted to take the lead for the first time in the match; 10-9.

The Wexford natives added a further three-points, however, another penalty from Murphy made it a one-point game.

Though, despite a strong attacking finish, Dundalk were unable to find the match-winning score.

Dundalk RFC: Dylan Quigley, Seán McGrane, John White; Joe Marks, Robin McGee; Ewen Legac, John McGahon, Greg Whately; Sam Mulligan, Donal Clare; Ultan Murphy, Chris McGeady; Ciarán Bellew, Paddy Duffy, Donatas Jonkus

Reps: John Kerr, Zac Bolton, Conor Beattie, Mark Pepper, Grattan O'Hagan