Under 16s reach Ted Webb Final

Leitrim's Pierce Dolan advances with the ball during last Wednesday's Fr Manning Cup victory over Roscommon in Pairc Sean Mac Diarmada. Photo by Willie Donnellan
Leitrim’s Under 16 footballers continued their impressive form by reaching the Final of the Ted Webb Cup today (Saturday).

Leitrim’s Under 16 footballers continued their impressive form by reaching the Final of the Ted Webb Cup today (Saturday).

Playing very early, with the first game with a 10 am throw-in, Leitrim saw off Mayo EW by 1-7 to 0-3 before defeating Roscommon for the second time in four days to seal their place in the final on the August Bank Holiday Monday.

In a much closer game than the destruction of the Rossies last Wednesday, Leitrim still prevailed by 2-6 to 1-5 against their neigbhours to book their place in the Final.

Leitrim take on Kildare in the Fr Manning Cup on Monday in Pairc Sean Mac Diarmada (7.30 throw-in).