Archive for the ‘GAA Hurling’ Category

Bennett Brothers point way to victory

Waterford’s Stephen Bennett kept the scoreboard ticking over throughout the game from placed balls.
National Hurling League Waterford 1-24 Cork 3-17 Brian Flannery Reports The Liam Cahill era as Waterford bainisteoir begins with a thrilling victory over Cork by the slimmest of margins in round one of the National Hurling League.There were 4,235 in attendance at Walsh Park to witness the home side win with just a point to spare after [...]

National Hurling League

Waterford captain Pauric Mahony
Waterford v Cork Sunday, Walsh Park, 2pm Walsh Park could be set for its biggest attendance in a long number of years for a National Hurling League game when Waterford and Cork do battle on Sunday. Just short of 3,000 paying supporters made their way to Fraher Field for the Munster Senior League clash over the Christmas period. [...]

Hart Woe for De La Salle

Worklab are the sponsors of the Harty Team for 2019/20. Iincluded in the picture are Paidi Nevin(Manager), Mark Moore(Manager) Reuben Halloran, Mark Kilgannon (Captain), Mark Fitzgerald, and Alicia Maguire (Manager of Worklab
Harty Cup Quarter-Final Midleton CBS 2-17 De La Salle College 2-8 This quarter final was a repeat of last year’s final and the outcome was the same as the East Cork side got the better of De La Salle. The winners, who were able to call on six of the starting fifteen that won last year’s final, led [...]

Ballygunner Hurling Club –‘The Chaser ‘

. Michael Flynn from Michael Flynn Construction Ltd, one of the sponsors is pictured at the launch with Liam Murphy, Gerry Cullinan, Pauric Mahony and Pat O'Sullivan from  Ballygunner GAA Club.
On February 8th next Ballygunner Hurling Club brings the hugely popular ‘The Chaser’ to the Woodlands Hotel .This show is attracting audiences of all ages which is no surprise. The show has all the ingredients to ensure everyone will be entertained and have a great night out while contributing to the fundraising efforts of Ballygunner [...]

Philip Mahony retires from inter-county hurling

Philip Mahony announced his retirement from inter-county hurling
In a move that caught many by surprise Philip Mahony last week announced his retirement from inter-county hurling after 10 years as a member of the Waterford senior hurling panel. He joined the panel in 2010 and made his debut the following year. Mahony last lined out for Waterford in the Munster round-robin tie against Tipperary [...]

Gunners Drive On

Ballygunner's Jamie Walsh wins possession ahead of Abbeyside's Daithi Brunnock.
County Under 19 ‘A’ Hurling Final Ballygunner 2-22 Abbeyside 1-11 Ballygunner are County under 19 ‘A’ Hurling Champions for 2019 following their double score win over Abbeyside at the Saint Mollerans Grounds in Carrickbeg meaning that county championships at Under 13, under 15, under 17, under 19 and senior have found a home at arguably the strongest hurling [...]

Mahony to captain Waterford senior hurlers

Waterford captain for 2020 Pauric Mahony in action against Galway’s Paul Killeen in the National League Hurling Final.
Ballygunner’s Pauric Mahony has been appointed as captain of the Waterford Senior Hurling team in 2020, taking over from Noel Connors who was informed earlier this year that he would not be part of Liam Cahill’s side in 2020. The Ballygunner club man is one of the longest serving members of the current Waterford panel making [...]

Camogie Fixtures 2019

Fergal O’Brien’s Waterford Senior Camogie team have been drawn in a group of death the National Camogie League which gets underway in February. Nine teams will compete in this year’s division one league split into two groups one of five, the other of four, a change from the two groups of five last year. Wexford were [...]

Angola like Hyper-Inflation hits Waterford GAA

Brian Flannery Reports When Liam Sheedy returned to manage Tipperary this season after a gap of nine years he was asked for his observations about what had changed in the intervening years. The Portroe man quickly quipped that the first thing he noticed was that he now needed a second bus just to carry the backroom [...]

Gunners in line for underage Clean Sweep

: Roanmore's Lee Hearne is tackled by Ballygunner's Tom Gallagher.
East Under 19 ‘A’ Hurling Final Ballygunner 1-16 Roanmore 0-08 Brian Flannery Reports Ballygunner became the inaugural winners of the new U-19 East Waterford hurling championship with a comfortable eleven-point victory over city neighbours Roanmore. This game was played during almost freezing conditions at a time of the year not conducive to hurling. Just like the U-21 competition [...]