High Standards At Cumann Na mBunscol Finals

There was no shortage of excitement and top quality football when the Cumann na mBunscol Finals (four in Annaghdown and five in Renmore) were held recently. ROINN B SN Nead and Iolair (Rinn Mhaoile) 2-5, Garrafrauns (Dunmore) 1-2 The girls from Eagles Nest NS ,Renvyle had a great victory over a fine Garrafrauns side in…


Making my Debut

I was chosen to play with the Galway team in the girls’ exhibition match during the interval between the minor and senior matches.  Patrick Kane from Lettergesh NS was chosen to play in the boys’ match.   I set off for Roscommon early Sunday morning with my mother, father and grandfather.  Luck was going my…


High Standards At Cumann Na mBunscol Finals

There was no shortage of excitement and top quality football when the Cumann na mBunscol Finals (four in Annaghdown and five in Renmore)  were held recently. ROINN B SN Nead and Iolair (Rinn Mhaoile) 2-5, Garrafrauns (Dunmore) 1-2  The girls from Eagles Nest NS ,Renvyle had a great victory over a fine Garrafrauns side in…


The County Final

We qualified for the County Final in May when we won the West Galway Qualifying Blitz in Carraroe. Our decision not to compete within the West Connemara Region in 7 a side had been the correct one and we were thrilled to be through to a genuine county final for the first time ever in…


Eagles Nest Win Local Derby

When the groups were constituted at the beginning of the year, there were five teams in our group.  However, Tir na Cille requested a transfer into a five a side and this request was granted by the committee.  This meant the four remaining teams were guaranteed to play in a final.  The group convened on…