Clerkin: “We have a long-standing rivalry with Tyrone”

Emma Clerkin looks at the teams she’s faced…. Name: Emma Clerkin. Age: 25. Teams played for: Monaghan Harps, Monaghan ladies, Coláiste Oiriall and Trinity College Dublin. Advertisement Who are your main rivals? Killeevan with club, Monaghan and Tyrone is a long standing rivalry with county. Which opposition ground do you like playing on and why? […]

A look ahead to this weekend’s Ladies NFL games

Compiled by Jackie Cahill THE clash between Dublin and Kerry will kick-start Division 1 of the 2024 Lidl National Leagues on Saturday at Parnell Park (5.15pm). Dublin, the reigning TG4 All-Ireland Champions, have home advantage for the visit of Kerry, who captured the Lidl NFL Division 1 crown last year. It’s also a repeat of […]

Ladies NFL fixtures

AFTER the start to Division Four last weekend, there will be a full round of Ladies NFL games on this weekend. Derry travel to Limerick on Saturday while the showdown of Dublin and Kerry will be televised live from Parnell Park. All games 2pm unless stated    Saturday. January 20  Advertisement Lidl NFL Division 1 […]

End of an era: Cathy Carey brings curtain down on her Saffron career

By Daire Walsh AFTER giving more than 20 years of service to the Saffron cause, Antrim stalwart Cathy Carey feels the time is now right to step away from inter-county ladies football. Since making her senior debut way back in 2002, the St Ergnat’s Moneyglass star has established herself as a key component of the Ulster side. […]

Derry and Fermanagh at home on the first weekend of NFL action

SUNDAY will see the start of the Ladies NFL action for the season with four Division Four games down for session. Both Ulster teams, Derry and Fermanagh, are on home soil hoping for a positive start. Kilkenny v Leitrim; MW Hire Training Centre, Dunmore  A big margin separated the counties when they met in the […]

McGrath’s double ensures Saints see off Cross 

AIB All-Ireland Junior B final St Munna’s (Westmeath) 2-7  Crossmaglen Rangers (Armagh) 1-5  By Daragh Ó Conchúir IT was disappointment at the weekend as two goals in the opening period from Sandra McGrath propelled St Munna’s to a hard-earned victory in the AIB All-Ireland Junior B club camogie final at NGDC Abbotstown. Advertisement McGrath finished […]

More to come from “mentality monsters”

By Kevin Egan  GRANMORE manager, Connor Devlin believes that his team can be a force at intermediate level in the very near future, stating that he felt there was no limit to what his group could achieve in the aftermath of their seven-point win over Athleague on Saturday securing the 2023 AIB All-Ireland Junior Club […]

Rachael makes it a Merry Christmas for Granemore 

AIB All-Ireland junior club camogie final.  Granemore (Armagh) 3-9  Athleague (Roscommon) 2-5  By Kevin Egan Advertisement A DOMINANT  first-half performance gave Granemore the platform for victory in Kinnegad on Saturday, with superb second-half goals from Rachael Merry and Corinna Doyle helping them to hold off a strong surge from Athleague in a very entertaining AIB […]