AS we edge ever closer to the Ashbourne Weekend, the final places are up for grabs for prestigious Ashbourne, Purcell and Fr.Meachair Semi-finals hosted by Connacht GAAand Gort GAA under the watchful eye of NUIGalway.
After some dramatic games last night, WIT and MIC qualified for the Ashbourne Semi-final spots. In the Purcell Cup, CIT topped their group booking them a semi-final place along with Maynooth as it came down to score difference when Queen’s pulled off a dramatic win in Maynooth last night. The final Fr.Meachair position went to Trinity College Dublin as they defeated St.Mary’s Belfast, last years finalists in style.
The draws are as follows for the Semi-final day in Ballyhaunis GAA:
3pm Purcell Cup Semi Final: CIT v DIT / IT Carlow (Grass Pitch)
3pm Purcell Cup Semi Final Maynooth University v DIT / IT Carlow (Grass Pitch)
3pm Fr Meachair Semi Final AIT v IT Tralee (3G pitch)
4.45pm Ashbourne Semi Final WIT v UL (Grass Pitch)
4.45pm Ashbourne Semi Final UCC v Mary I (Grass Pitch)
4.45pm Fr Meachair Semi Final LIT V Trinity (3G pitch)