Narrow Defeat for St. Helen’s

Narrow Defeat for St. Helen’s

St Helen’s 2:06 Mostrim 2:08   St Helen’s were unfortunate to lose out by two points to Mostrim in what was a close encounter on the evening of 24th June in the opening round of the senior championship. St Helen’s opened the game with two frees from Laura Burke followed by a goal from Orla Noonan. However Mostrim replyed with a goal minutes later. Consistent fouling on Orla Noonan allowed St Helen’s to lead as Laura Burke converted three more frees before the end of the first half. Our full…

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Senior Challenge Against Gortletteragh

Senior Challenge Against Gortletteragh

Fr. Manning Gaels 4-16 Gortletteragh 0-08   The Gaels had a great 4-16 to 0-8 victory over our neighbours Gortletteragh in a senior challenge on Sunday 24th June in Monaduff.   The team and scorers were as follows: Aiden Gray, Cian Brady, Derek McCormack, JP Farley, Mark Duffy, Dylan Quinn, Eoin Keane (0-2(1f)), Kevin Whelan (0-1), David Collum, Cairan Cooney, Pauric Gill (2-4), Mickey Kelly, Darren Farley (0-6), Sean Whelan (1-0), Dean Cosgrove (1-1).

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Senior Challenge Fr. Manning Gaels v Ballinamore

Senior Challenge Fr. Manning Gaels v Ballinamore

Fr. Manning Gaels 5-05 Ballinamore 3-11 The senior team had a good challenge match against Ballinamore, Seán O’Heslin’s on Sunday morning in Monaduff. The match was 13-a side owing to a shortage of players on Ballinamore’s behalf but nonetheless an open, lively encounter took place. The Gaels lead by just a point at half time after rattling in three goals courtesy of Mark Duffy, a superbly struck David Cassidy penalty and Pauric Gill. The score was 3-1 to 1-6. Despite the heavy rain, both sets of players played some excellent…

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Crucial Win for the Gaels

Crucial Win for the Gaels

Ardagh/Moydow 0-13 Fr. Manning Gaels 1-14 Fr. Manning Gaels have gone one step closer to promotion by virtue of a hard fought 1-14 to 0-13 victory over Ardagh/Moydow in Keenan Park on Saturday evening. The Gaels were 6 points up at one stage yet Ardagh managed to claw it back to the slenderest of margins with only 5 minutes of time remaining. Backs were against the wall at this stage but the Gaels showed great character in the end to come out the victors by 4 points. It has to…

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Match Report

Match Report

Junior League Abbeylara 1-16 Fr. Manning Gaels 0-04 Venue: Oliver Lynch Park Fr. Manning Gaels Juniors were comprehensively defeated by a strong Abbeylara side in a windy Oliver Lynch Park on Sunday last. The Gaels were forced to play with only 14 players for the majority of the first half until Ken Leonard (who had been refereeing another match) arrived to allow the Gaels go to a full 15. The Gaels were short a number of players who are eligible for this grade and great credit goes to the lads…

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