Maghera celebrate Ulster camogie clean sweep

St Patrick’s Maghera held a special night of celebration for their five Ulster winning camogie teams. Michael McMullan went along and spoke with coach Catriona Scott about the special achievement. BLUE, black and white jerseys as far as the eye could see. Tea and buns. Photos. Smiling faces. Proud parents. Endless applause. Presentations. St Patrick’s Maghera’ […]

Maghera back knocking on the All-Ireland door

By Michael McMullan WHEN St Patrick’s, Maghera junior camogie trials began in early September, the management knew they had a talented group who go in search of history this weekend. After reaching several finals in their history, Maghera have never managed to cross that winning line and it’s Loreto, Kilkenny who stand in their way […]

McCloskey hoping Maghera can learn lessons from senior final

By Michael McMullan KATIE McCloskey is hoping St Patrick’s, Maghera can learn from their All-Ireland senior final defeat ahead of Saturday’s junior decider against Loreto, Kilkenny. The Ahoghill player picked up Ulster junior and senior medals this year but missed out on the All-Ireland against a strong Loreto side last month. “The final with the […]

Maghera on the crest of a camogie wave

CAMOGIE in St Patrick’s Maghera is on the crest of a wave and coach Clare Kelly feels there is more to come from their senior squad on the biggest day of the season. The Ulster champions, seeking an historic first All-Ireland title, face Loreto Kilkenny this weekend and she speaks of the “unbelievable” buzz in […]