Brendan “net buster” Blaney netted two in midweek to reduce the gap at the top to four goals. However, with Brendan and Paddy having only one match remaining can Brendan overhaul him? It will take five goals with none in response from Paddy.
Okay, this is hardly the most sensational news you’ll ever hear – it’s been obvious for a long time now that Jack’s lead would be hard to overcome. Nonetheless, there comes a time when a winner is declared and even if we have been very cautious that time is now.
It was a weekend of glory for the Seniors – they kept the only clean sheet and racked up the only hat tricks of the fixtures. Conor Leonard got one in the Seconds’ 8 – 0 rout on Saturday and Joe “the goal” McGroggan, above, – who else? – got the other.