Blackrock gained revenge  for last years championship defeat in a game played in glorious sunshine at Mallow today  . Maurice O'Sullivan opened the scoring with a fine point before Kevin O'Keeffe had two frees for Blackrock . Niall Cashman added another before Maurice replied with his second as both sides battled to get on top in the very warm conditions. By the end of the first quarter we trailed by 4 points to 3. In a free ridden half the city side went in at the break two ahead 9 to 7 , Pa O'Callaghan firing over 4 frees for Ballyhea, John Morrissey with our other point in this half  . Blackrock gained the initiative early in the second half slotting over  8 points with Ballyhea only scoring two in this ten minute period as the Rockies led 0-17 to 0-9. Pa added  another free before Gavin Morrissey batted to the net to give Ballyhea a life line 0-17 to 1-10 and the end of the third quarter . Ballyhea hit two wides before Blackrock added 3 quick fire points . Pa fired over two more frees but the winners finished well with a point from Micheal O'Halloran  and a goal from a penalty by Kevin O'Keeffe with the last puck of the game to run out 9 point winners . Ballyhea now face Carrigtwohill in the second round in a few weeks time .                                                          Scorers : Pa O'Callaghan 0-8 (7 frees , 1 x 65), Maurice O'Sullivan 0-3, Gavin Morrissey 1-0, John Morrissey 0-2.                                         , Team: Mikey Browne , Owen O'Sullivan, Michael Morrissey , Kevin Copps , James Hennessy , Barry Coleman , Stephen Dennehy , Liam O'Connor , Dean Copps , Luke Hanley , Maurice O'Sullivan , Pa O'Callaghan , John Morrissey , Gavin Morrissey , Jonathon O'Sullivan : subs : Edward Rea (used), Christopher Hanley (used), Trevor O'Sullivan (used), David O'Riordan , TJ Garvey, Jonathon McCarthy , Daniel Relihan , Ryan Hanley , Timmy Shanahan , Niall Crowley , James O'Leary, Liam O'Shea, Mikey Mortell.


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