Roscommon Hurling team named for Wicklow Match


The Roscommon senior Hurling Team has been named  to face Wicklow in Sunday’s Allianz League Division 2B opener.

The game, in Athleague, will throwin at the earlier time of 12:30pm in order to facilitate supporters who wish to attend the Footballers game in Dr Hyde Park which will start at 2:30pm.

Sunday’s match will be the first competitive game in charge of the Roscommon hurling team for new manager Johnny Kelly.  Speaking earlier to the Shannonside sport’s department Kelly confirmed that they are operating with a much changed to last year.  A number of senior players are unavailable for one reason or another.

  1. Jerry Fallon 2. Alan Moore 3. David Loughnane 4. Pat Nolan 5. Michael Beirne 6. Peter Kellehan (C) 7. Eamon Flanagan 8. Shane Curley 9. Padraig Kelly 10. Adam Finnerty 11. Ronan O’Meara 12. Robbie Fallon 13. Cathal Kenny 14. Naos Connaughton 15. Johnny Coyne

Subs:16. Kelvin Kelly 17. Jason Kilkenny 18. Warren Boyle 19. Hugh Rooney 20. Conor Coyle 21. Gary Fallon 22. Gearoid Egan 23. Adrian Murphy 24. Eoghan Costello 25. David Dolan 26. Tomás Seale.

The full list of fixtures for Division Two “B” on Sunday will see in addition to Roscommon entertaining the garden county, Meath will entertain Down in Navan at 1 p.m.  In MacHale Park in Castlebar Mayo will take on Derry and that match will throw in at 2 p.m.