St Pat's and Shels will meet again on Tuesday night after tonight's game ended in a 1-1 draw.
St Pat's got off to the perfect start with Christy Fagan finding the net after only 3 minutes.
However the visitors were level 7 minutes later when lan O'Sullivan beat Brendan Clarke from close range.
The Saints dominated the remainder the game but were unable to find a winner.
|11||Galway United FC||16||14|
|12||St. Patrick's Athletic||16||14|