Sligo hurlers make it three wins out of three

first_imgSligo hurlers are virtually assured of a league final place in the Division 3B of the Allianz Hurling League following Sunday’s emphatic 4-19 to 2-5 win against Cavan at windy Kent Park in Ballydoogan.Daithi Hand’s side, aided by a strong wind at their backs, took control of proceedings early on and established a 3-12 to 1-0 lead by half-time.Cavan added a second goal early in the second-half but, otherwise, Sligo were rarely troubled.Sligo manager Daithi Hand’s spoke with Liam Maloney after the game:Audio Player Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. The Yeats County sit top of Division 3B with six points and, barring an unlikely set of results in the final series of league games, are set for a place in the league final.Their likely opponents are Longford who beat Martin Cunniffe’s Leitrim on Sunday by 2-18 to 0-16 at Glennon Pearse Park.In Division 2B, Donegal are set for a relegation play-off. Lee Henderson scored 0-10 for the Tir Chonnaill men but that couldn’t prevent Wicklow from recording a 2-13 to 0-15 win at O’Donnell Park in Letterkenny. The result leaves Donegal pointless after three matches.last_img read more