Gracefield left it to take all three points away to Rosenallis. Rosenallis took the lead after 10 minutes and Gracefield pressed but could not break down a strong Rosenallis side. The half ended 1-0 to Rosenallis.
The second half started and Rosenallis had two great chances to put Gracefield out of site.
Gracefield showed a never give up spirit and with 10 minutes left on clock, Rory Doyle pulled one back for Gracefield after great flick from Robbie Whelan.
The game ebbed an flowed in the closing minutes but with time just, up Alan Kinsella arrived to give Gracefield a great victory
On a very cold morning in Gracefield, it was goals galore as the home side ran riot against the Athlone side. Gracefield took control from start to finish of this game with some great display from Alan Kinsella, Oisin Murphy, Corey McEvoy, Cian Murphy and Craig Fleet. All the goals were scored by Alan Kinsella (2), Oisin Murphy (2), Corey McEvoy, Craig Fleet, Kealan McCormack, Aaron Fitzpatrick and a brilliant free kick from Cian Murphy.
Man of the match was Alan Kinsella
Gracefield: Ryan Dooley, Corey Mcevoy, Eoghan Fitzpatrick, Warren Carroll Kealan Mccormack Alan Kinsella, Craig Fleet, Cian Murphy, Robbie Whelan, Rory Doyle , Oisin Murphy, Jack Whelan, Will Boland, Jake Nicholl, Aaron Fitzpatrick Jason Conlon Andrew Mccartney,