Sunday tops the lot for Caolan Duffy

By Katrina Brennan SUNDAY was not the first time 23-year-old Caolan Duffy climbed the Hogan steps to collect a winners medal, it was his third, having won the 2021 Lory Meagher and a Hogan Cup with St Michael’s in 2019. Sunday’s victory was “the best so far” though, said the Lisbellaw hurler. “It was unbelievable. I’ve […]

Odhran Johnston relishing derby tussle

By Pauric McGurn DUAL star Odhran Johnston once again put in a sublime performance on Saturday as Fermanagh got their Lory Meagher campaign off to a winning start. Johnston, who has been involved with Erne Gaels senior footballers for four years, has also played for Fermanagh minors and u-20 footballers. The 21-year-old from Belleek, who is […]

Cavan boss Bellew calls for improvement

By Niall Gartland CAVAN hurling boss Ollie Bellew is hoping to see a marked improvement from his side when they take on Fermanagh in their round two Lory Meagher clash this weekend. While the Breffni County got their campaign off to a winning start with a four-point win over Warwickshire last weekend, Bellew sensed that […]

Porteous wants Erne to finish the job

By Pauric McGurn FERMANAGH full-back Rory Porteous wants Fermanagh to finish the job as they aim to complete a 100 per cent winning run in the Division 3B group stage. A hard-fought victory over Lancashire last weekend secured their at least a semi-final spot, and they host Longford on Saturday knowing that the winner will take […]

Bogue ready for Leitrim dogfight

By Katrina Brennan IT wasn’t the lead-up to the league that Ryan Bogue and the Fermanagh hurlers had anticipated, after their manager, Joe Baldwin, suffered a stroke just over a fortnight ago. But thankfully, Joe, aged 51, is on the mend and he’ll likely be in Carrick-on-Shannon watching his team play Leitrim in the first round […]

“Declan Coulter had a bag of tricks to get away”

RONAN McGurn gives his thoughts on the players and teams he has faced… Ronan McGurn. Age: 22. Teams played for: Lisbellaw (hurling), Belnaleck (football) and Fermanagh (hurling). Advertisement Who are your main rivals? We always seem to be coming up against Louth so it’s probably them at the moment. Which opposition ground do you like […]

Baldwin commits to Fermanagh once again

By Michael McMullan JOE Baldwin will stay at the helm as Fermanagh senior hurlers for another two seasons following an end of year review. “Fermanagh GAA are pleased to confirm that following the normal annual review, Joe Baldwin will continue as the senior hurling manager for the next two years,” outlined a statement. “This will […]

“I’m sure the trilogy won’t be too far away”

AIDAN Flanagan looks at his toughest opponents… Name: Aidan Flanagan. Age: 22. Teams played for? Advertisement St Patrick’s, Lisbellaw (hurling), Tempo Maguire’s (football) and Fermanagh (hurling). Who are your main rivals? Probably Carrickmore, we’ve had two meetings in the Ulster Championship over the last two years and it’s sitting at one apiece. I’m sure the trilogy […]

“Not much up there except for the Tumbling Paddies”

Aidan Flanagan delves into the dressing rooms he has been in… Name: Aidan Flanagan. Age: 22. Teams played for: Advertisement St Patrick’s, Lisbellaw (hurling), Tempo Maguire’s (football) and Fermanagh (hurling). Earliest GAA memory? Indoor hurling at Cavancarragh taken by Benny McManus Which team-mate has been the most inspirational and why? John Duffy has been involved in the […]