O’Mullan hoping for a fast start

By Kieran Lynch DERRY manager PJ O’Mullan says that his team haven’t hit full stride yet this season, but with championship starting this weekend, he hopes that they can peak at the right time. The Oak Leaf County missed out on their goal of promotion from Division 2A in the league but responded well by […]

Derry’s fate in their own hands

By Shaun Casey DERRY have their eyes firmly set on a league final, but they first have to deal with the difficult prospect of Meath this weekend. It’s a straight shootout, whoever comes out on top qualifies for a showpiece slot against table-toppers Kerry. PJ O’Mullan’s side have enjoyed a decent campaign to date, losing […]

‘Massive game’ for Derry in promotion race

BY KIERAN LYNCH DERRY are hoping to keep their Division 2A 100 per cent winning record in tact when they host Kerry this weekend. They have defeated Cavan and Westmeath to this point, and whilst manager PJ O’Mullan believes their performances can improve, they have been picking up wins, and that’s all that matters. “We’re […]

Derry appoint PJ O’Mullan as their new camogie manager

DERRY have appointed PJ O’Mullan as their new senior camogie manager. The Loughgiel man takes over from Martin Coulter who was appointed at the start of the 2022 season. O’Mullan, a former Antrim senior hurling manager, was at the helm when Loughgiel won their second All-Ireland hurling title in 2012. He was also manager of […]

Ulster players named in Soaring Star selection

THERE was an Ulster flavour to the 2022 PwC Camogie Soaring Stars selection with Antrim’s Dervla Cosgrove  named as Junior Player of the Year. All-Ireland Intermediate champions Galway are represented by seven players: defenders Ciara Hickey, Clara Donohue, Katie Manning and Lisa Casserly on the back line.  Jennifer Hughes took her position in midfield, with […]

Derry camogs book semi-final spot

All-Ireland Intermediate Camogie Championship quarter-final Derry 1-23 Dublin 1-10 DERRY have progressed to the last four of Glen Dimplex All-Ireland Intermediate Camogie Championship after Saturday’s win over Dublin in Portaloise. They are joined by Meath after their 2-17 to 1-7 victory over Kerry at the same venue. Advertisement The second-string teams of Cork and Galway […]

All-Ireland glory for Swatragh

By Michael McMullan IT was a magical weekend for the young camogs of Swatragh who took the Féile All-Ireland title home to a community who back them every step of the way. The Davitt’s are one of Derry’s superpowers, winning an unprecedented 19 senior titles in success along with a three-in-row in Ulster in during […]