McNaughton takes Naomh Eanna hurling job for 2019

Terrence McNaughton has been appointed as manager of Naomh Eanna, Glengormley senior hurling team for the 2019 season.  In an interesting change of pace, the former Antrim senior hurling boss has moved into the hot seat at the intermediate hurling club. The Glengormley club will look to win back the Antrim Intermediate title, they last […]

Ulster Schools’ Hurling All-Stars for 2018-19 Named

The 2018-19 Danske Bank Ulster School’s All-Stars have been named after two trial games. Each player was initially nominated to attend the trails by their own school before taking part in the games. 9 of the 15 players come from Antrim clubs, with three from Derry club, two from the Mageean Cup winning An Dún […]

Nominations for position of Antrim chairman revealed

Gaelic Life can reveal that the three nominations for the position of Antrim chairman have been named.  St.Enda’s businessman Ciaran McCavana, St.Paul’s club man Joe Edwards and outgoing north Antrim chairman Owen Elliot make up the nominations which clubs had until yesterday to make. The men will replace the outgoing team of Collie Donnelly, vice […]

Classy Cushendall beat Loughgiel to take Antrim Crown

Antrim Senior Hurling Final 2018  Cushendall 2-12 Loughgiel 0-15 As expected, a large crowd flocked to Ballycastle to witness Cushendall and Loughgiel do battle in the Antrim hurling decider. Advertisement Paddy Burke and Conor Carson netted for Cushendall as they marched towards a three point win to not only claim the Saffron title but set […]

Dunloy hyped for semi-final showdown

GREGORY O’Kane says his Dunloy players must be pumped for this Sunday’s Ulster semi-final against Slaughtneil. Dunloy won their first Antrim senior championship since 2009 two weeks ago, and they deserve their time to celebrate. However, from the sounds of it, the Cuchullains want more trophies this year. Manager O’Kane said: “It is massive for […]

DJ Kane helps Antrim hurlers get back-to-basics

Christy Ring Cup final – Antrim v Carlow – Saturday, Croke Park 5pm In an extended interview in this week’s Gaelic Life, Terence ‘Sambo’ McNaughton reveals the role played by Down footballing legend DJ Kane in reviving the fortunes of Antrim hurling this year. It’s gone somewhat under the radar, but the former All-Ireland SFC […]

Suspension-hit Lamh Dhearg keeping the faith

All-Ireland Club Hurling Championship semi-final; Mooncoin(Kilkenny) v Lamh Dhearg (Antrim); Sunday, Trim, 2pm HALF a dozen player suspensions hasn’t torn Lamh Dhearg’s All-Ireland semi-final preparations asunder according to their on-song defender Mark Lynch. The hammer has come down on six Lamh Dhearg players for their involvement in a melee late on in their Ulster final […]