Haddock embracing St Ronan’s Hogan Cup opportunity

TEAM of the week is always popular among the younger readers of Gaelic Life, which proved to be so yet again after the MacRory Cup final when the two main contenders for player of the week were both from the St Ronan’s Lurgan team which won the title. Rioghan Meehan garnered 46 per cent of […]

Quinn confident St Ciaran’s can handle the hype

COOL heads are a necessity if St Ciaran’s are to prevail in Saturday’s Paddy Drummond Cup final against Ballinrobe Community School (Mayo), according to their captain Conor Quinn. While the Ballygawley-based school are accustomed to success, particularly at Vocationals level, they have never won an All-Ireland title at Croke Park. The hype is gathering pace […]

Quinn: Paddy Tally deserves his day in the sun

ONE thousand views, 10,000 views, 100,000 views – and it didn’t end there. Jerome Quinn’s memorable footage of Paddy Tally collapsing to his knees in joy will linger long in the memory of the many, many people who have watched it. The emotional reaction of St Mary’s boss was captured in the immediate aftermath of […]

St Mary’s storm into Sigerson Cup final

ST Mary’s have stormed into their first Sigerson Cup final since 1993 with a whirlwind 2-7 to 2-6 victory over University College Cork in the first of this afternoon’s semi-finals. The Belfast college endured a nightmare start as UCC bagged two early goals in the space of 30 seconds from Ian Maguire and Cathal Bambury. […]