Creggs RFC secured their first ever Cawley Cup with a 19-0 victory over Castlebar Crowley Park, Galway.
Creggs had led 12-0 at half-time, the Roscommon men going onto secure the first ever Cawley cup title with a solid
“It’s a great day, the last time Cregg’s won a major trophy only three of our team was born, so that shows you how long it’s been” explained head coach Pat Cunningham.
“It was a difficult game, cup final and we’ve a young team, we’ve a lot of second generation, so we’ve a lot of Brandon’s, Dowd’s, Callaghan’s and Duginan’s.”
“I guess they were brought up with the club so it meant a lot to them” explained Cunningham. “I just sensed a lot of nerves in the air before the game.”
“Finals are there to be won, so I’m just delighted” added Cunningham.
Listen to Pat Cunningham’s interview with Kevin McDermott.