Carrickmore travelled to Ardboe tonight and came away with a point following a 1-8 to 0-11 draw. The visitors started well and went two up following scores from Kevin Mc Nally and Finbarr Magill. Ardboe levelled the game with points from Wylie and Bell and it remained tight throughout a very competitive first half. Carrickmore went two up again after points from Mc Nally and Caolan Daly before Mick Hagan replied for the home side. A fifth Carrickmore point from a Mc Nally free sent the visitors in at the break leading 0-5 to 0-3.
Ardboe improved considerably in the second half with Frank Mc Guigan leading the comeback. Mick Hagan converted a penalty and points from Wylie and Mc Guigan put the home side in front before a Kevin Mc Nally free meant a share of the spoils for both sides.