Hunterstown Rovers' Glen Mathews was on song against Oliver Plunkett's in Drogheda on Sunday. (Pic: Arthur Kinahan)
Oliver Plunkett's 0-10 Hunterstown Rovers 0-14
Glen Mathews was once again the man in form in front of the posts as Hunterstown Rovers defeated Oliver Plunkett’s in Division Two.
The game in Mell saw the visitors take the lead after just 37 seconds through Alan Landy, while Tony McKenna, Ryan Ward and Mathews were also on target as their side led at half-time.
The home side showed their battling qualities at the start of the second half as they tried to force their way back into contention. However, Hunterstown regained control and points from Ryan Burns, Matthews and Brendan Lennon helped them seal the points.
Oliver Plunkett’s: Luke Haggins; Cillian Matthews, Ben McKenna, Ricky Bateson; Josh Cormican, Cian Matthews, Barry Reynolds; Robbie Brodigan, Conor Early; David Lambe, Dean Carolan, Craig O’Connor; Niall Murtagh, Cian Brady, Seán Callaghan
Hunterstown Rovers: Niall Carrie; Martin Lennon, Richard Taaffe, Paddy Mooney; Patrick Taaffe, Keith Brennan, Mark Ward; Ryan Ward (0-1), Conor Mathews; Brendan Lennon (0-1), Ryan Burns (0-2), Paddy Matthews; Alan Landy (0-3), Glen Mathews (0-5), Tony McKenna (0-2)
Subs: Dean Burns, Euan Woodlock, Darren Brennan, Pádraig Mathews, Phelim McQuillan