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…


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…


Carna Amalgamation Too Strong For Renvyle Girls

Eagles Nest failed to complete a historic double when the girls were defeated by 4-7 to 2-0 in the last of the Cumann na mBunscol West Connemara finals.  Nevertheless they put up a terrific display against what was effectively a Carna club team, the Carna schools unfairly opting to amalgamate instead of playing off among…


Three In A Row! Claregalway, Here We Go!

Three In A Row! Claregalway, Here We Go! The INTO\GAA West Connemara Girls Mini Sevens was held in Clifden on Friday on 19th October 2001.  The following schools took part in the girls’ competition; Cleggan, Clifden, Eagles Nest, Leenane/Tully (amalgamation) and Lettergesh/Letterfrack also an amalgamation. We beat Tully/Leenane 4-3 to 0-1 in the semi-final, with…