Hard work paid off says Cavan U-16 boss

By Niall Gartland WINNING back-to-back All-Ireland U-16 Championships at ‘A’ level is no mean feat, and Cavan boss Michael Lee was delighted with the efforts of his players as they retained their title with a comfortable win over Mayo last Saturday. A devastating opening 15 minutes laid the platform as Cavan reigned supreme on a […]

Bright start paves way for Cavan victory

All-Ireland U-16 A  final Cavan 3-11 Mayo 2-5 By Oisín McGovern A DEVASTATING  opening 15 minutes was the key to Cavan retaining the All-Ireland U-16 A title at Mayo’s expense at Duggan Park in Ballinasloe. Advertisement The Breffni girls shot 3-6 in the opening quarter, leaving far too big of a gap for Mayo to […]

Hard work key component for new-look Cavan ladies

By Niall Gartland CAVAN ladies manager Micheál O’Rourke is delighted with the application of his players as they ready themselves for their third-round league clash against an imperious looking Kildare side this weekend. It’s O’Rourke’s first season at the helm and it’s already been challenging in one respect as the vast majority of last year’s […]

Win or bust for Breffni ladies

By Shaun Casey IT’S do or die for Cavan Ladies this weekend as they face a relegation battle against Laois with the hopes of clinging onto their senior status. Gerry Moane’s side were drawn into the group of death and suffered heavy back-to-back defeats to All-Ireland contenders Kerry and Dublin. Geraldine Sheridan, Aisling Gilsenan and […]

Cavan ladies take on wounded animal Dublin

By Shaun Casey CAVAN are coming up against a wounded animal in former All-Ireland champions Dublin on Sunday (Kingspan Breffni 2pm), following a long break since their last outing. The Dubs got their All-Ireland campaign up and running last weekend with a home defeat to Kerry, so another loss on the road this weekend could […]

Fegan shines as Loreto retain All-Ireland title

Lidl All Ireland Post Primary Schools Junior A Final  Loreto Cavan 10-15 St. Mary’s Midleton 0-7  By Aisling Clery PLAYER of the Match Kate Fegan scored 4-6 as Loreto Cavan retained their Lidl PPS All Ireland Junior A title, convincingly defeating St Mary’s Midleton at the GAA National Games Development Centre, Abbotstown. Advertisement Loreto Cavan started […]

From Collingwood to Cavan

By Shaun Casey AISHLING Sheridan is backing doing what she does best, scoring goals and winning games in the blue and white of Cavan. Her transition to the AFLW game kept her out of inter-county action last year, but she’s back and she’s making up for lost time. “I got home just before Christmas, so […]

Cavan finding form at the right time

By Shaun Casey AFTER a difficult start to the league, with loses to Armagh and Tipperary, Cavan have bounced back with two victories on the trot and will hope to keep that winning form going this weekend against Roscommon. Cavan saw off Westmeath by one point before the break in the league and followed that […]

Ulster ladies hoping that it’s second time lucky

By Niall Gartland ULSTER teams – with the notable exceptions of Armagh and Tyrone – will be hoping for a better outcome when they participate in their round two Ladies National League clashes this weekend. Donegal, Monaghan, Cavan, Down and Derry all slipped up in their opening round matches while Antrim and Fermanagh, both Division […]