O’Carroll Scores 1-8 As UCD Overcome DCU In Sigerson Cup

Written 3 months ago by Midlands Sport


Holders UCD are through to the semi finals of the Sigerson Cup.

Goals from Evan O’Carroll and Cian O’Connor helped secure a 2-16 to 1-9 victory over Dublin rivals DCU.

Laois man O’Carroll scored 1-8 for UCD which included a 6th minute penalty.

He said afterwards that their second half performance was crucial:

UCD will face St. Mary’s in the semis. They beat Maynooth by 0-15 to 0-13.

Last year’s beaten finalists NUIG edged Ulster University on a 1-8 to 1-7 scoreline to set up a semi final meeting with UCC.

The Cork college were too good for IT Carlow winning on a 4-21 to 5-point scoreline.