The U16 footballers were out in championship last Monday evening against Naomh Aban in Dunmanway.
After an even first half Skibb trailed by a goal 1-8 to 1-5 at halftime, Joe Lynch scoring the Skibb goal after a great passage of passing.
However the second half was dominated by Naomh Aban with some excellent long range points and they ran out winners on a score of 2-19 to 1-9.
Despite the defeat the team can report significant progress this year with the help of Sean Carmody, Diarmuid Lucey, Con McCarthy and Tommy Salter. Team: Eoin Fitzgerald, David Murphy, Niall Calnan, Sean Fitzgerald, Colm McCarthy, Diarmuid Ryan, Gavin Coombes, Colm O’Regan, Shane O’Driscoll, Jack Breen, Brian Crowley, Eoin Quinn, Joe Lynch, Dylan Hourihane. Subs: Oscar Egan, Padraig O’Neill, Diarmuid O’Neill, Rory Byrne, Brian McCarthy.
The under age club have arranged a bus (kids and adults) for the senior county semifinal v Duhallow in Pairc Ui Rinn on Saturday night.
All parents will be contacted about arrangements via text – any queries James Fitzgerald 086 892 0851.