Crescent took the lead six minutes into the second half against the run of play with a Shane Eades penalty.
Pres hit back when Dave Fitzgerald caught at the lineout and Jake O’Donovan touched down. Dave O’Sullivan added a difficult conversion. Dave Fitzgerald got in at the corner for a second try as time ran out.
PBC: D O’Sullivan; C Barrett, P Kiernan, L Clarke, S Guilfoyle; R Reidy, J Poland; J Ring, J Linehan, J O’Donovan; A Ring, D Fitzgerald; M Fitzgibbon, W Buckley, C O’Flynn.
Replacements: E Ryan for A Ring, E McCarthy for Linehan, G Smith for Buckley.
Crescent Comp: G Dickenson; G O’Sullivan, S Eades, C Nash, M Varley; J Harrington, P Spillane; M McGann, S Hensey, C Moloney; E Prendergast, C Reale; S Fitzgerald, A Harrison, O Quinlan.
Replacements: C Slattery for Harrison, B O’Hora for Varley.
Referee: P O’Connor, MAR.