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…


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…


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…


2003

Gráinne Mhaols adult team played its first ever match at Junior A level on St Patrick’s Day 2003. Gráinne Mhaols Come Of Age In The Heartland: Gráinne Mhaols 5-7, Dunmore 2-8 There was an overwhelming sense of Gráinne Mhaols having truly arrived on the Galway Ladies Football scene, in the aftermath of this excellent victory…


History 2002

Connemara Rugby Football Club kindly made their sand pitch facility available to Gráinne Mhaols LGFA for the club’s first ever adult and U14 training sessions on February 18th 2002. One month later, Gráinne Mhaols juniors played their first ever competitive match in the inaugural West Galway Senior Championship Tournament against Na Piarsaigh in Tullycross. Gráinne…