All-Ireland glory for Castleblayney

Lidl All-Ireland Post Primary Schools Senior A final Our Lady’s Secondary School, Castleblayney 1-8  Sacred Heart School, Westport 1-5 By Deniese O’Flaherty OUR Lady’s Secondary School, Castleblayney claimed the Lidl All-Ireland Post Primary Schools Senior A title for the first time with a three point win over Sacred Heart School, Westport in Banagher. Advertisement Trailing […]


It goes without saying that hurling is an incredibly difficult sport to master, and whoever is awarded our big individual prize of Hurler of the Year in association with Ulster GAA, will be thoroughly deserving of the plaudits. Last year’s winner was Dunloy’s Ryan Elliott, the first ever time a goalkeeper has got his hands […]

Nominees: 2023 Hurling Manager of the Year

Below are the nominees for the 2023 Hurling Manager of the Year sponsored by Hillgrove Hotel. Find out more about this year’s shortlisted nominees below. Brian Delargy – Cushendall Brian Delargy led Cushendall to the promised land in Antrim, as they collected the championship crown and broke the Dunloy stranglehold. But that wasn’t enough, and […]

Castleblayney will come again: Murtagh

By Shaun Casey CASTLEBLAYNEY manager Johnny Murtagh believes the club can reach the heights of years gone by and that “they’re going to come again.” The Monaghan powerhouse have the most championship titles in the county but last reached the decider in 2007 and haven’t held the Mick Duffy Cup since 2003. But Murtagh is […]