On a fine Spring evening, a hat-trick from Shelbourne's Adam Evans and a four-goal salvo from David O'Sullivan saw Shelbourne ease past a poor Athlone Town side at Tolka Park by a score-line of 7-0.
The full report, courtesy of Andrew Dempsey and extratime.ie can be read by clicking HERE
Shelbourne : Dean Delany. James Brown. Lorcan Fitzgerald, Aidan Collins (Alan Byrne 52'), Arran Molloy. James O'Brien (Cian Kavanagh 71'), Adam Evans, Gavin Boyne, Dayle Rooney (Shane Farrell 66'), James English, David O'Sullivan.
Subs not used : James Woods, Dylan Grimes, Jamie Doyle, Lee Steacy.
Athlone Town : Nathan Murphy, Dan O'Donovan, Ger Smith, Craig Short, Josh Hogan (Ollie Hamzat 48'), Ian Fletcher, Jake O'Connor, Robbie O'Leary, Martin Walshe (Brian Carabally 74'), Darren Kavanagh (Rory McCullough 46'), Shane Stokes.
Subs not used : Steve Grogan, George Mukete, Cormac Raftery, Shaun O'Donnell.