BY KIERAN McCARTHY
O’DONOVAN Rossa and Clonakilty will meet in the second round of the Cork SFC following their respective losses over the weekend.
Skibbereen lost to Bishopstown, 2-14 to 2-11, in Clonakilty on Monday evening in their first round game, having led 1-8 to 0-6 at the break after playing with a strong breeze.
Donal Og Hodnett scored the Skibb goal but went off injured at half time.
Conor Dorman and Fiachra Ó Deasunaigh scored second-half goals for the city side, with Ó Deasunaigh finishing with 1-6 from full forward. Sam Oakes scored with 0-5 for the winners, while Kevin Davis kicked 0-6 for Rossa, 0-5 of which were from frees.
On Sunday evening, Clonakilty lost to Newcestown, 0-16 to 0-8, having trailed 0-10 to 0-2 at the break.
Full reports and reaction in this Thursday’s Southern Star.