Archive for gaelic football

O’Brien class too much for students

Posted in Life with tags , on 31 January 2011 by Steve

Wicklow 4-15 DCU 1-11 Andy O’Brien gave DCU a lesson as he powered Wicklow to the final with two goals at Rathdrum yesterday …” (more)

[Independent, 31 January]

Late UCD rally foils Carlow amid controversy

Posted in Life with tags , on 17 January 2011 by Steve

UCD 0-13 Carlow 0-10 UCD came from behind to score the last five points and see of Carlow’s brave challenge at Tullow yesterday …” (more)

[Independent, 17 January]

Howlin rejects criticism of colleges

Posted in Life with tags on 12 January 2011 by Steve

“Leinster Council chairman Sheamus Howlin has urged inter-county managers to look at the bigger picture and respect the role that third-level colleges play in Gaelic games …” (more)

[Colm Keys, Independent, 12 January]

Time to tackle third-level issue

Posted in Life with tags on 12 January 2011 by Steve

“When asked last month to identify one thing he would have done differently in his final season as Cavan football manager, Tommy Carr replied: ‘Tackle the college issue in a more aggressive manner. We were without 14 of our panellists until mid-February, from a training perspective …” (more)

[Martin Breheny, Independent, 12 January]

Super sub Deasmhumnaigh seals it for NUI Galway

Posted in Life with tags , , on 10 January 2011 by Steve

NUI Galway 0-11 Sligo IT 0-10 Substitute Fiachra Deasmhumnaigh was the hero for NUI Galway as he landed a late point to secure victory in an entertaining clash at Dangan …” (more)

[Independent, 10 January]

Galligan strike pivotal for Athlone

Posted in Governance and administration with tags , , on 5 February 2010 by Steve

“The torrential rain that doused Limerick City on Tuesday evening rendered underfoot conditions extremely difficult for this clash at the UL campus yesterday. Forty-two frees were awarded over the course of the hour by referee Brian Tyrell, in a game that betrayed much honest endeavour for a want of fluidity and style …” (more)

[Independent, 4 February]

Griffin is key to GMIT’s victory

Posted in Life with tags , , on 4 February 2010 by Steve

SIGERSON CUP/GMIT 1-18 Dundalk IT 0-9: Donegal’s Stephen Griffin was a key figure as GMIT advanced with an impressive display at Moycullen. The Galway college led by 0-8 to 0-5 at the break but within two minutes they were out of sight as Pat Regan pointed and then full forward Griffin blasted home a great goal to put them 1-9 to 0-5 in front …” (more)

[Irish Times, 4 February]