Watch: Harty Cup produces early contender for point of the year

January 24, 2022

Shane O'Brien of Ard Scoil Rís in action against Thurles CBS.

Shane O'Brien of Ard Scoil Rís in Limerick may have sewn up the 'point of the year award' already, after producing a wonderful piece of skill in his side's runaway 4-18 to 1-12 victory over Thurles CBS on Saturday.

The Kilmallock youngster had already notched 2-5, with Ard Scoil Rís netting all four goals in a dominant first-half display, and then rounded off a fruitful afternoon at Nenagh in sensational style in the 45th minute.

Ard Scoil Rís, who are managed by Niall Moran, Cormac O'Donovan and Paul Flanagan, will face first-time finalists St Joseph's, Tulla in the Munster PPS SH 'A' decider on Saturday week, 5 February.

The east Clare school secured their place following a 0-20 to 1-13 win against De La Salle College of Waterford in Mallow where Sean Withycombe scored 0-15 for the winners.


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