In group two of the SHC, Ballybrown, Mungret St Pauls and Adare all picked up comprehensive wins while Ahane, Patrickswell and Kilmallock were the big winners in the top tier.
The Limerick Hurling Championships kicked off in the Senior, Intermediate and Junior grades over the weekend with the Premier Intermediate continuing into the second round.
In the top tier, there were a number of noticeable results with Patrickswell beating the defending champions while Kilmallock dominated Doon.
Meanwhile Ahane got a crucial win over promoted Kildimo Pallaskenry. In the second group, Ballybrown, Mungret St Pauls and Adare all picked up comprehensive wins.
Limerick SHC Round One Results
Patrickswell 2-15 :0-16 Na Piarsaigh
Ahane 2-22 : 2-16 Kildimo Pallaskenry
Kilmallock 3-22 : 0-12 Doon
Mungret St Pauls 4-19 : 0-13 South Liberties
Adare 4-13 : 1-11 Garryspillane
Ballybrown 2-21 : 0-14 Monaleen
Blackrock, Bruff and Na Piarsaigh maintained their perfect start to the championships with last year’s intermediate champions leaving it late on Sunday evening. Elsewhere, Dromin Athlacca got off the mark. Glenroe, Cappamore and Newcastle West remain pointless after two rounds.
Limerick PIHC Round Two Results
Bruff 0-17 : 0-14 Glenroe
Blackrock 0-15 : 0-14 Newcastle West
Dromin Athlacca 1-22 : 1-18 Effin
Na Piarsaigh 2-13 : 1-15 Cappamore
Last year’s runners up Croagh Kilfinny were the first off the mark with a comfortable win over Pallasgreen in a repeat of the semi final from 12 months ago. Knockaderry and Bruree were also comprehensive in the same group.
St Kierans marked their return to the grade with a win over Croom while Feohanagh and Granagh were also victorious in group two.
Limerick IHC Round One Results
Croagh Kilfinny 2-19 : 0-12 Pallasgreen
Knockaderry 3-22 : 0-16 Kilmallock
Bruree 1-21 : 0-12 Hospital Herbertstown
St Kierans 2-15 : 0-14 Croom
Feohanagh 1-18 : 1-13 Murroe Boher
Granagh Ballingarry 1-26 : 1-13 Knockainey
All but one of the 24 games in the opening round of the Limerick Junior A championship were played over the weekend with no draws across the four groups. Ballybricken Bohermore, Kilteely Dromkeen and Monagea took the spoils in group one, Garryspillane, Caherline, on their return to the junior ranks and Tournafulla made successful starts in group two. Feenagh Kilmeedy, Castletown Ballyargan and Old Christians were the group three victors while Mungret St Pauls and 2022 runners up Drom Broadford were the group four winners.
Limerick JAHC Round One Results
Ballybricken Bohermore 1-16 : 1-10 Staker Wallace
Kilteely Dromkeen 4-19 : 0-14 Patrickswell
Monagea 2-15 : 0-18 Askeaton
Garryspillane 1-19 : 1-14 Claughaun
Caherline 0-16 : 1-10 Crecora Manister
Tournafulla 1-20 : 0-20 Templeglantine
Feenagh Kilmeedy 1-18 : 0-17 Ahane
Castletown Ballyagran 0-15 : 0-13 Kileedy
Old Christians 2-11 : 0-12 St Patricks
Mungret St Pauls 0-19 : 1-13 Rathkeale
Dromcollogher Broadford 1-19 : 1-18 Doon
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