Division 1 League Baltinglass -v-Hollywood 2013-04-22 09:54:00

Baltinglass had a good win over Hollywood in the Campus Oil Football League Division 1 at Hollywood on Sunday, 21st April. The first half was very tight, with the Slaney siders marginally on top at the break, leading 7 points to 4.

However Baltinglass hit somewhat of a purple patch in the opening 20 minutes of the second half, scoring 7 unanswered points to lead 14 points to 4 with 10 minutes to go.In the last 10 minutes, Hollywood battled back by matching the Baltinglass score rate. 

The match saw the welcome comeback from Australia of Brian Nolan and Mikey English, and the introduction to the senior stage of Paudi Swinbourne as second half substitues. The Baltinglass defence were particularly impressive on the night conceding only seven points (4 from play). Overall this was an impressive team display and a great win against one of the top teams in the Wicklow at the moment.


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