O’Leary and Lee clinch CBC victory

CBC CORK escaped to victory in an incredible Avonmore Milk Munster Schools Junior Cup clash yesterday.

St Munchin’s opened the scoring through a Mark Long try but their lead lasted all off three minutes as Niall O'Leary touched down for CBC.

A Ryan Meagher penalty restored St Munchin’s lead before CBC edged ahead when winger Darren Lee went over in the corner and out-half Thomas Quinlan added the extras.

CBC had Quinlan, Richie Quirke and Niall O’Leary sinbinned in quick succession but a brace of penalties by Meagher was all St Munchin’s could manage it that spell. They were awarded a late penalty, but Long could not make proper contact into the wind and victory went to CBC.

Scorers for CBC: N O'Leary, D Lee try each; T Quinlan con.

Scorers for St Munchin's: M Long try; R Meagher 2 pens.

CBC: J O'Flynn; D Lee, D McSweeney, S McAuliffe, J Bradfield, (D Grofferty); T Quinlan, N O'Leary; R Quirke, (G Roche), L O'Connor, J Roberts; D Lynch, J Moloney; K Creedon, (D Dempsey), PJ Greene, E Minter.

ST MUNCHIN'S: M Long; S King, J Elliott, C Duggan, L Kennedy; R Meagher , D O'Dwyer; D O'Neill, L O'Halloran, S Duffy; D Begley, E Nugent; E Brennan, S Collins, B Kilkenny.

Referee: O Hodges (MAR).

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