Kilcar claim first Donegal Senior Title in 24 years

Kilcar Donegal Senior Champions 2017. Photo Brian McDaid / Cristeph Studio

Kilcar have claimed their first Senior title in 24 years with a 3 point win over Naomh Conaill in MacCumhaill Park with a scoreline of 0-07 v 0-04.

Kilcar led the game from the start, leading by 3 points at the break, 0-06 v 0-03.

There were no scores for 15 minutes of the second half, where Naomh Conaill narrowed the gap to 2 points, but a Ryan McHugh point after 22 minutes of the second half sealed the 3 point win for Kilcar.

Patrick McBrearty scored 3 points for his side, with Man of the Match Mark McHugh, Connor Doherty, Michael Hegerty and Ryan McHugh all scoring a single point each.

Kilcar move on to the Ulster Club SFC now and they will face Monaghan champions Scotstown.