From the throw-in, the Abbey Rangers forwards grabbed a couple of quick goals and a point. Milltown fought back quickly and that pattern continued throughout the first half. With the whistle going for a well earned half time break, the Rangers were holding a slim three point lead.
The second half mirrored the first, but with Milltown stronger in spells and, as a result, they got back to level pegging with about five minutes to go. A goal from open play and a penalty just pushed the Rangers on from their opponents and it was enough to give them a six point win in the end.
At the final whistle it was Abbey Rangers 6-8 to Milltown's 3-11. Well done to all involved. This win sees the Rangers progress to the shield semi-final. Keep an eye on our website for more details.