N. Mhuire 0-8 Aodh Ruadh 3-11
The Ballyshannon side made most use of the breeze in the first half as they scored two goals from Martin Larkin and Anthony Boyle towards the end of the first half that saw them go in at half time with a 2-06 to 0-2 lead. The first twenty minutes had seen both teams trade scores with and A. O'Gara 45 the most impressive score for the home side. D. McInery was the from point taker for Aodh Ruadh. The second half saw a much more experienced Aodh Ruadh team absorb the pressure as N. Mhuire fired a number of wides. A number of frees from Brian O'Donnell gave the home team some hope before Pauric McLaughlin fired to the net to end any hope of a comeback as well as a number of scores from corner back Ciaran Keown. Martin Gallagher, Pauric Laughlin and Martin Larkin stood out for Aodh Ruadh while Aidy O'Gara, Francis Gallagher and Lawrence Coyle showed well for the home team.
N. Mhuire: S. Greene, C. Devlin, B. Boyle, S. Duffy, S. McBride, L. Coyle (0-1), H. McGeady, H. Martin, M. McFadden, B. O'Donnell (0-3), A. O'Gara (0-1), K. Boyle, F. Gallagher, J. Pigeon, D. Gallagher (0-1). Subs: C. McCafferty (0-2) for A. O'Gara, M. Logue for M. McFadden, B. Mulholland for D. Gallagher, M. Walker for S. Duffy
Aodh Ruadh: M. Gallagher, C. Keown (0-2), B. Travers (0-1), D. Finnerty, G. McGowan, R. Drummond, A. Fina (0-1), M. Gallagher, M. Thomas, P. McLaughlin (1-0), D. McInery (0-3), S. Perry, M. Larkin (1-1), A. Boyle (1-1), N. Murray (0-1). Subs: D. Darney (0-1)