Laois needed a late score from Mark Barry to get the win in Enniscorthy. Michael Quirke’s side led for the majority of the game but Paul Galvin’s Wexford side never game n to their opponents. Laois led at the break 1-07 to 0-06, Barry getting the Laois goal also. Wexford kicked three points in a row midway through the second half which brought them back into contention. Wexford got a goal two minutes into injury through full forward Colm Feeney but it was Mark Barry that had the final say with a well taken score before the whistle.
Wexford Scorers: Colm Feeney (Adamstown) 1-4, Ben Brosnan (Castletown) 0-3, Tom Byrne (Kilmore) and Johnathan Bealin (Castletown) 0-1 each.
Starting Team: Patrick Doyle; Oisin Foley, Jim Rossiter, Martin O’Connor; Robbie Barron, Eoin Porter, Conor Carty; Eoghan Nolan, Glen Malone; Conor Devitt, Johnathan Bealin, Tom Byrne; Ben Brosnan, Colm Feeney, Sean Ryan