AUL Premier A
Hardwicke showed Howth Celtic just what life in the top flight can be like.
The side that battled the drop last season got off to a positive start this term.
The Inner City side put three past the newly promoted outfit to bank three opening day points.
Troy Owens gave the hosts the lead and they lead by one going into the break.
Jake Hyland put the hosts two to the good post the turn around before young front man Jordan O’Reilly wrapped up an impressive performance and the result.