Queen’s no match for rampant Tyrone
Holders move step closer to semi-finals
Tyrone 3-19 Queen’s 1-8
Dr McKenna Cup holders Tyrone turned on the power in the second half to rout Queen’s and move a step closer to the semi-finals.
Once they got the driving wind in their backs, the Red Hands seized control of a game that had been level on eight occasions at Healy Park.
Clonoe pair Danny McNulty and PJ Lavery marked their debuts with goals, while Connor McAliskey returned from injury to claim a five points tally. Ryan Rafferty got Queen’s lone goal.
TYRONE: M O’Neill, H Gallagher, K Campbell, R McNamee, C McGinley (0-2), P Harte (0-1), T McCann, N McKenna, C Grugan, K Gallagher, P Hughes (0-4), PJ Lavery (1-2), P Quinn (0-1), D McNulty (1-1, 0-145), C McAliskey (0-5, 0-2 frees). Subs: M Donnelly for McNulty, A McCrory for Campbell, R O’Neill (0-2) for Quinn, S McGuigan (0-1) for McKenna, P McNeice (1-0) for McAliskey, E McKenna for Gallagher.
QUEEN’S: M Cunningham, P Quinn, C Cullen, C McNulty, R Mallon, D O’Hanlon (0-1), G Collins, M McElhinney, A Findon, R Murray (0-3, 1f), C Maginn, H Og Conlan, S McArdle, R Grugan (0-3, 0-1 free), R Rafferty (1-1). Subs: M Monan for McArdle, R McGrady for Rafferty, T Donnelly for Findon, K Moynagh for Cullen.