Sligo’s 2nd team complete their league campaign when they play Castlebar in Hamilton Park on Sunday next [Kick-off 3 p.m.]. Whilst ultimate league glory did not attend the side’s efforts, the 2nd’s set a headline for all clubs fielding at this level, as the fulfilled all fixtures, always with a full complement of players and replacements.
The value of the 2nd team to the club was particularly highlighted when no fewer than six 2nd team players seamlessly stepped into the 1st team in important games against Coleraine, Crosshaven and Monivea this season. Great credit is due to the 2nd team management of Michael Storey, Des Butler, Declan Lynch and Finian O’Driscoll for all their work throughout the season. The team plays Tuam in the Ard na Cregg Cup in Hamilton Park On Sunday April 6th.