NUI Galway sports scholarships awarded to 14 Galway students

Galway students accounted for half of the student sport scholarships which were presented by NUI Galway at a ceremony in the university. NUI Galway Vice President for the Student Experience, Dr Pat Morgan, presented 28...
Ireland Club football semi-final against Moorefield.

Corofin and semi-final opponents Moorefield both have winning pedigrees

TWO clubs which have enjoyed a great deal of success in their own county championships over the last decade will pit their cultures against one another in what is a novel All-Ireland senior club...

Corofin crush Roscommon champs in one-sided final

COROFIN 2-13 ST BRIGID’S 0-5 TYPHOON Corofin blew into Páirc Seán MacDiarmada last Sunday and left a trail of destruction in her wake, in the process blowing away without trace, the footballing citadel of St. Brigid’s...
Connacht out half Jack Carty whose knee injury sustained against the Ospreys is not as serious as originally feared.

Connacht seeking maximun European points as hapless Italians roll into town

CONNACHT are on the cusp of writing another little piece of history. You wouldn’t think it, what with the doom and gloom that has descended on College Road due to poor league form, a rotten...
Corofin's Michael Farragher, in action against Barry Moran of Castlebar Mitchels, who will be central to the club's hopes of defeating Dr Crokes at the Gaelic Grounds on Saturday.

Corofin braced for mighty All-Ireland semi-final challenge against Dr Crokes

GALWAY and Connacht champions Corofin may be 60 minutes or so away from a second All-Ireland final appearance in three years but manager Kevin O’Brien says any talk beyond the 4pm throw-in at the...
Connacht's back row Jarrad Butler who is delighted to be back in the squad after being sidelined by injury.

Forwards coach Duffy believes Challenge Cup helping to save Connacht’s season

IT’S with a twinkle in his eye that forwards coach Jimmy Duffy notes that “Europe has provided the spark” when most needed in Connacht’s season. The Westerners will be hoping this can again be...


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