Maree Men Win Opening Game

Maree came out on top of the big Galway derby, running out 58-70 winners over Moycullen at NUIG.

Darin Johnson led the scoring for Maree, finishing with 24 points. A strong third quarter from Moycullen saw them close the gap back to seven points thanks to good work from Connor Curran, but Maree took back control in the fourth and pushed on to win by 12 in the end. Top scorers for Maree were Darin Johnson 24, John Burke 9 Kenneth Hansberry 6.