Sigerson chance for Keaney, McBrearty and Kelly

Sigerson chance for Keaney, McBrearty and Kelly
University of Ulster Jordanstown enter Sigerson weekend as the favourites to win the third level colleges competition for the first time since 2008.

University of Ulster Jordanstown enter Sigerson weekend as the favourites to win the third level colleges competition for the first time since 2008.

Four Masters’ Luke Keaney will line out in the half-backs.

Keaney helped his team overcome IT Sligo 1-14 to 0-11 and then in the quarter-final they overcame Dublin Institute of Technology 1-9 to 1-6.

UUJ face University College Dublin at the Dub, Queen’s University Belfast, on Friday at 5:30pm.

The other semi-final, throwing in at 3:30pm at the same venue sees NUI Maynooth take on University College Cork.

Maynooth have Kilcar’s Patrick McBrearty, who hit 1-3 in the 1-10 to 0-9 over Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology in the last eight last week. Footballer of the Year, Dublin’s Michael Darragh Macauley, whose late father Michael was from Lettermacaward, is centre-field with Dean Kelly of Urris.