Junior B Semi-Final Preview

Our Junior andamp;lsquo;Bandamp;rsquo; hurlers take on Kinvara tomorrow (Saturday), in the Championship Semi-Final in Loughrea at 2.30pm. Clarinbridge await the winners of this game in the Championship Final, having defeated Tynagh-Abbey-Duniry, after a replay in the other Semi-Final.
Several players involved in last weekandamp;rsquo;s battle between the clubs at Senior level will be in action again, as the usual grading rules donandamp;rsquo;t apply to Senior Relegation. Pearses therefore can call on Padraic Raftery and Damien Wynne as well as others, who featured in previous Relegation games. Pearses had two wins and three draws, finishing second in the Group. Kinvara finished third in their Group. Below are all Pearsesandamp;rsquo; results to date and Kinvaraandamp;rsquo;s knockout results.
Quarter-FinalsPearses 2-15 Oranmore-Maree 1-13Kinvara 2-7 Craughwell 0-6
Prelim Quarter-FinalsPearses 1-12 Killimor 0-13Kinvara 1-16 Castlegar 0-11
GroupPearses 3-9 Oranmore-Maree 3-9Pearses 2-15 Ballinasloe 3-12Pearses 1-11 Ahascragh-Fohenagh 2-8Pearses 1-18 Mountbellew-Moylough 0-6Pearses 2-15 Moycullen 0-7