All-Stars reach President’s Cup semi-finals after Celtics win

EJ Sligo All-Stars are through to the last four of basketball’s President’s National Cup following Saturday night’s 93-78 win against Limerick Celtics at the Mercy College gym.

The All-Stars led 45-40 at half-time and produced a strong performance in the third and fourth quarters to book their place in the cup semi-finals.

The victory means the All-Stars will go to the Cup semi-finals weekend in Cork in the New Year.

They will face Blue Demons of Cork in the last four.

President’s Cup quarter-final results
EJ Sligo All-Stars 93 Limerick 78

Tolka Rovers 60 IT Carlow 74
Limerick Sport Eagles 82 Drogheda Wolves 83
Fr Matthews 72 UCC Demons 80.

All-Stars head coach Shane O’Meara spoke to Ocean FM Sport’s Austin O’Callaghan following Saturday’s win.