The Galway League's Ronan Caldwell is challenged by Cillian McGlade of the Mayo League during Saturday's Oscar Traynor Cup tie at Eamonn Deacy Park. Photos: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

More Oscar Traynor Cup blues for a flattering Galway League

Galway League 2              Mayo League 3 FOR some reason the Oscar Traynor Trophy and the Galway League are not happy bedfellows as the local side made another early exit from the FAI Inter-League competition at Eamonn...
Liam Mellows coach and Clare native Louis Mulqueen who has played a key role in guiding the club to a first county final since 1970.

Cautious Mulqueen has Mellows primed to put best foot forward

WHEN former All-Ireland winning Clare coach Louis Mulqueen came to Liam Mellows, he brought with him a massive reputation. As it has proven, regardless of the outcome of Sunday’s county senior hurling championship final,...

Salthill finish strongly to take the spoils in U21 showdown

Salthill/Knocknacarra 0-13 Moycullen 2-5 DESPITE the odd flash here and there, last Saturday’s U21 A West Board football final is unlikely to last too long in anyone’s memory. A heavy pitch meant that, despite the best...

Record-breakers Corofin fend off Mayo rivals in extra time

COROFIN 2-13 CASTLEBAR MITCHELS 1-12 (AFTER EXTRA-TIME) A PALL of mid-winter cloud hung over the old stadium in Tuam on Sunday but as darkness began to fall in the closing stages of this Connacht club senior final,...

MacCormaic does the damage for An Cheathrú Rua boys

An Cheathrú Rua 3-7 Renvyle 1-4 IT was a tale of two halves in the West Board U21 B Footbal Final in Oughterard on Sunday as An Cheathrú Rua turned a halt time deficit into a...
Gort Captain Greg Lally, with Shane Counihan, of the the club's backroom team, ahead of Sunday's County Final against Liam Mellows.

Lally hopes Gort’s experience will stand them in good stead

COUNTY final day is the be all and end all of your hurling career for the majority of club hurlers. It’s the day you dream of when trawling through the mucky, waterlogged pitches in...


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