An Dún claim historic first Mageean Cup title

Mageean Cup Final 2018 An Dún 5-13 St. Pat’s Maghera 1-10   Advertisement An Dún have made history claiming their first ever Mageean Cup title after comfortable dethroning St.Pat’s Maghera at The Dub on Tuesday evening.  Ronan Blair turned in a man of the match display grabbing an eye-catching hat-trick with goals either side of […]

Son of Derry All Ireland Winner Signs Two Year AFL Deal

Anton Tohill the teenage son of Derry All Ireland Winner, Anthony Tohill has signed a two-year professional contract with AFL side Collingwood.  The Swatragh clubman has attended numerous trials and was one of four Irish players that attended the AFL Draft Combine in Melbourne in recent times. Towering at 6’6″, Tohill follows in the footsteps […]

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 […]