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UCD Sigerson winner to captain Laois U21's for Wednesday's Leinster opener

Eoin Lowry was corner-forward on the UCD team that won last Saturday.

AFTER WINNING THE Sigerson Cup with UCD last Saturday, Eoin Lowry captains the Laois U21 side in Wednesday night’s opening round of the EirGrid Leinster U21 football championship.

The UCD team celebrate winning the Sigerson Cup The UCD players celebrate winning the Sigerson Cup Source: Presseye/Declan Roughan/INPHO

Lowry started at right corner-forward as UCD triumphed last Saturday against DCU.

He’ll captain the Laois U21′s against Louth in Haggardstown on Wednesday night at full-forward.

Conor Moynagh and Eoin Lowry Eoin Lowry (right) in action in last Saturday's Sigerson Cup final in Belfast Source: Presseye/Declan Roughan/INPHO

Lowry is joined in the attack by Evan O’Carroll who has been named at centre-forward by manager Derek Conroy and has plenty senior experience.

He struck 0-3 in the Laois senior side’s recent league win over Armagh.

Shea Heffron with Evan O'Carroll Evan O'Carroll (right) in action for Laois in their Division 1 league tie against Armagh Source: Presseye/Jonathan Porter/INPHO


1. Aaron Cooney (St Joseph’s Barrowhouse)

2. Liam Knowles (Stradbally)
3. Adam Campion (St Joseph’s Barrowhouse)
4. Eoin Buggie (Stradbally)

5. Trevor Collins (Graiguecullen)
6. Robbie Dowling (The Heath)
7. Daniel O’Reilly (Graiguecullen)

8. Brian Daly (St Joseph’s)
9. Nigel Murphy (Emo Courtwood)

10. Danny Hickey (St Joseph’s Barrowhouse)
11. Evan O’Carroll (Crettyard)
12. Aaron Dowling (The Rock)

13. Colm Murphy (Portarlington)
14. Eoin Lowry (Killeshin)
15. Sean Moore (Ballyfin)

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