The minors, now under the direction of new manager Enda Gilvarry, make their first Connacht championship appearance of the year this coming Saturday (22nd) when they take on Leitrim in a preliminary round tie that’s been fixed for McHale Park that evening where throw-in has been set for 5.30pm.
Details of the starting team and subs for Saturday were announced earlier on today and are as follows:
Mayo (Connacht MFC v Leitrim, 22/6/2013): Marc Mulligan (Claremorris); Eddie Doran (Achill), Seamus Cunniffe (Ballaghaderreen), David Kenny (Aghamore); Ronan Finn (Claremorris), Stephen Coen (Captain, Hollymount/Carramore), Michael Hall (Breaffy); Val Roughneen (Balla), Diarmuid O’Connor (Ballintubber); Brian Walsh (Ballintubber), Conor Loftus (Crossmolina), Cian Hanley (Ballaghaderreen); Tommy Conroy (Kiltane), Liam Irwin (Breaffy), Darragh Doherty (Kilmaine). Subs: Mathew Flanagan (Balla), Stephen Brennan (Claremorris), Sean Conlon (Castlebar Mitchels), Hugh Cafferty (Crossmolina), Mathew Ruane (Breaffy), Padraig Prendergast (Louisburgh), Michael Plunkett (Ballintubber), Stephen Burke (Ballinrobe), Conor Byrne (Moy Davitts).
Best of luck to Enda and his charges in that one.