UCD vs Parkmore (26th Sept 2015)

Location: Belfield Astro-turf pitch  Parkmore’s first league game in division 8 following promotion last year was away to the students from Belfield. The sun was shining and the artificial surface seemed to augur well for the home team with obvious youth on their side! Parkmore started the game the stronger of the two and following early pressure the home team surrendered a penalty under the posts. Lonergan obliged with the three points. UCD started to assert themselves and showed a willingness to run the ball from anywhere on the pitch. This approach paid dividends when Parkmore condeded a kickable penalty to allow the home team to level the game. It ...

Malahide vs Parkmore (12th Sept 2015 – Madden Cup)

Final score: Malahide 25 – 25 Parkmore  Parkmore commenced their season with a tough away fixture to Malahide in the John Madden Cup. Parkmore welcomed back old stalwart Shane Lonergan to the fold along with two debutants, John McDonnell and Alan Dodd. All three showed that they will be valauble additions to the squad over the season. It was clear from the off that this was going to be a hard fought game. Parkmore came out of the blocks flying with no lack of intensity or effort. As the half wore on Malahide began to impose themselves on the game and secured the lion’s share of possession. This superiorty began ...