Jarlath's advance as holders go out


St Jarlath's were the emphatic winners of this Connacht Colleges senior A football championship semi-final at Ballinrobe yesterday.

The Tuam side dominated the outfield exchanges but poor finishing left them only two points clear at the interval - 0-6 to 1-1. A goal by Declan Newell in the third quarter saw off Presentation, Headford.

Scorers: St Jarlath's - A O'Donovan (07), D Newell (1-0), JP Steede, T Griffin (0-2 each), D Burke (0-1). Headford - N Gibsey (1-1), A Casey (0-1).