2010

Gráinne Mhaols thrilling 5-6 to 5-3 semi final victory in Letterfrack over St Michaels secured the club’s passage to its first Under-16 Championship Final since 2004.   This final turned out to be a local derby, an all Connemara clash between Cailíní an Iarthair and  Cailíní Dúiche Seoighe.  The West Connemara girls were hoping to bring…


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…


Renvyle GAA Club Plays Host To The Cumann na mBunscol Football Finals

Renvyle GAA Club Plays Host To The Cumann na mBunscol Football Finals Tullycross pitch, the home of Renvyle GAA club, was last week’s picturesque venue for one of the most memorable evenings in the history of Cumann na mBunscol/Church and General football competitions.  A large crowd turned out to greet Joe McDonagh, President of the…


2006

In May 2006 Gráinne Mhaols competed in the Aisling McGing Memorial Cup Tournament for the second year running. They were defeated by Kilmovee Shamrocks (Mayo) in the semi-final. The following month Mna an Iarthair headed north to Mayo again, this time for the opening round of the Connacht Senior Open Championship against the aristocrats of…


2005

Aisling McGing Remembered On last Friday night in the Drum Inn, Clogher, large crowds gathered for the launch of the Aisling McGing Memorial Cup, in memory of the late Carnacon and county ladies footballer, Aisling McGing, Killawalla. For the launch of the Memorial Cup, which was sponsored by the McGing family, the Clogher lounge was…