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The St Mary’s College side, which defeated St Joseph’s College 4-0. Back row, from left: Josh Pyne, Paul Kelly, Gabriel Dossen, Dion Walsh, Francely Lomboto, and Sean Croke. Front: Avelino Assogba, Kevin Vahey, Rykelmy Rodriques, Jordan Powell, and Blake Cummins.

Croke hat-trick fires St Mary’s into last eight of Connacht Cup

St Mary’s College 4 St Joseph’s College 0 St Mary’s College advanced to the quarter-finals of the Connacht Schools’ Senior Cup on Monday with a comprehensive victory over city rivals, The Bish. The two sides were also...
The Dyke Road car park and Black Box.

Plan for new city Cultural Quarter hits funding snag

Plans to overhaul the Dyke Road as Galway’s cultural hub have hit delays as City Hall officials try to secure finance from national and European development funds. It was confirmed at the end of last...
Kieran Marmion scores Connacht's fifth try in their 10-try rout of Zebre in the Sportsground on Saturday. Photos: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Connacht in 10-try rout of hapless Italians

Connacht 66 Zebre 21 The week-to-week analysis over a long season tends to get caught up in trends, and inevitably as a result, the bigger picture is rarely contemplated. With that in mind, here’s the bottom line...
Galway's Frank Burke, who is one of five people seeking election as President of the GAA. Photo: Piaras Ó Mídheach/Sportsfile

Burke wants to put the club at heart of the GAA

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon On the last weekend of February, Ardrahan native Frank Burke will put himself before GAA Congress in a bid to become only the third person from the county (Peter J Kelly...

Man dies following house fire in the city

A 27-year-old man has lost his fight for life following a house fire in Galway City on Sunday night. Roy Nolan was seriously injured in the blaze at Castlelawn Heights off the Headford Road, and...

Prison for biting off part of man’s nose in savage attack

A shop assistant has been sentenced to three years in prison with the final eighteen months suspended for biting off part of a man’s nose during an unprovoked attack which was described by his...


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