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…


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…