Football shocks galore

AN explosive start to the Galway senior football championship brought several shocks in the preliminary round, with city teams very much the talk of the weekend . . . but for wildly conflicting reasons....

Caltra turn the tables on St. James’

Caltra                    2-11 St. James’            2-9 Alan Dooley at Tuam Stadium CALTRA deservedly became the first underdogs to overturn the odds on the opening weekend of the Galway senior football championship when they got the...

Disappointment for Galway U-13 and U-16 sides in national finals

Local Soccer Scene with Mike Rafferty The SFAI Inter League national finals that took place in Cahir over the weekend provided little joy for the two Galway representatives as both the U-13 and U-16...

Champs Salthill stunned

Carna-caiseal     2-6 Salthill / Knocknacarra    0-11 Cian O’Connell at Pearse Stadium SUDDENLY one of the great, but unheralded and almost untold stories of Galway football flared to prominence on Saturday evening as...

Mervue Utd strive to get back on track in tie with table toppers

Keith Kelly MERVUE United will hope to get their First Division campaign back on track in Fahy’s Field tonight when they host league leaders Longford Town (7.45pm). Johnny Glynn’s side slipped...

Dominican College open new all weather facility

THE Dominican College school community on Taylor’s Hill enjoyed the official opening of their new all weather astro turf hockey pitch and health and fitness suite last weekend with a school get together and...


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