Posts Tagged ‘Athlone’

Nolan is Hero and Villian in League Opener

Blues players celebrate Shane Nolan's equaliser against Athlone Town at the RSC last Friday night.
Shane Nolan was the central figure in this opening game of the League season at the RSC on Friday night last. Nolan, who signed for the Blues after spending last season with Wexford Youths handed the visitors the lead just before the interval but atoned for his [...]

Kelly Rules Indoors!

Ferrybank athlete Kelly Proper proudly displays her medals as she took her total of senior indoor titles to 19 by winning the long jump, 60m and 200m at the National Indoor Championships in Athlone last weekend.            |  Photo : Pat Murphy / Sportsfile
errybank’s Kelly Proper enhanced her reign as Ireland’s greatest indoor athlete when claiming gold in the long jump, 60 metres and 200 metres in the National Championships held last weekend in Athlone IT. Extending her record-breaking haul of national indoor golds to 19, Kelly leapt to victory in the long jump, an event she has [...]

University Indoor titles won in Athlone

Pic1: Neasa Murphy of Dunhill and a member of Ferrybank A.C. was announced the Supreme Juvenile Athlete of the Year 2014 Award Winner, sponsored by the Combined Credit Unions. Pictured from left: Robert Grace, Waterford Credit Union; Pat Murphy, St. Dominic Credit Union; Supreme Juvenile Athlete Neasa Murphy, Ferrybank A.C.; Mayor of the City and County of Waterford, Cllr. James Tobin; Olympian David Gillick and Mary O' Mahony, Lisduggan Credit Union.
Competing at the Irish Universities Indoor Championships in Athlone on Friday last Thomas Barr representing UL won the 400 metres in a time of 47.22 seconds retaining the title he won last year in record time. Other winners from the area were West Waterford’s Thomas Houlihan representing CIT and his sister Lisa who both won [...]