Boyle and Western Gaels make the semi finals

Two exciting Hodson Bay Hotel Roscommon Senior football championship quarter finals took place this evening with Boyle and Western Gaels heading for the semi-finals. Boyle saw off the challenge of Strokestown in Doctor Hyde Park winning by 2-11 to 0-15 while Western Gaels defeated Clann Na Ngael on a scoreline of 5-11 to 2-15 in Kiltoom.

Western Gaels will now take on Saint Brigids with Cathal Cregg getting a hat trick of goals for the winners in the 7 goal thriller. Heres Ian Cooneys report for Shannonside FM.

Western Gaels manager Gerard Nolan spoke with Ian Cooney after the game

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Boyle were down by 2 points at half time being behind by 0-09 to 2-01 but they fought back to win the match. They’ll now face Roscommon Gaels in the semi finals. Boyle manager Tom Morley spoke with WIlle Hegarty after the game.