Milltown/Castlemaine managed to press on in the second half and, aided by a Michael Dennehy goal, closed out the game. While Rangers scored points through Fiachra Clifford (2, 1 free) and Daniel Whittleton (free), six points from the Milltown/Castlemaine side saw them run out winners. Final Score: Laune Rangers 0-7, Milltown/Castlemaine 2-10. While these players will be greatly disappointed with the loss, all but 4 of them will have at least one more opportunity to compete at Minor level.
Laune Rangers: Robert Lynch, Pierce Tyther, George Evans, Patrick Carey (0-1), Jesse McCormack, Cathal Doyle, Daniel Whittleton (0-2f), Kevin Fitzpatrick, John Francis O’Grady (0-1), Cian O’Shea, Fiachra Clifford (0-2, 1f), Dáire Cleary (0-1), Daragh O’Connor, Jamie Clifford, Manus Gallagher. Subs: Paddy Collins, Christian Fleming, Darragh O’Shea.
Milltown/Castlemaine: Cormac Leane, Sean O’Dea, James O’Connor, Ciarán O’Connor, Oltan Heffernan, Aaron O’Brien, Cian Bradley, David Roche, Kieran Griffin, Michael Dennehy, Eoin O’Brien, Tadhg McCarthy, Niall Sertutxa, Padraig O’Brien, Craig Counihan. Sub: Daniel Cronin.