Sports


Kilrossanty work hard for quarter-final spot

County Senior Football Championship Kilrossanty 2-11 Brickey Rangers 1-11 Kilrossanty were warmest of favourites to advance to the quarter final stages of the County Senior Football Championship but they were made to work very hard for the win against a gritty Brickey Rangers who outscored last year’s championship runners up 1-9 to 0-6 in the last 25 minutes. [...]


Hurling


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De La Salle crowned Champions

All-Ireland Camogie 7s De La Salle defeated Waterford rivals Gailltir 4-5 to 3-5 in the All Ireland 7s camogie final at Kilmacud Crokes on Saturday evening. De La Salle finished runners-up in 2018 but Beth Carton got her hands on the cup this time around. Star forwards Carton and Abby Flynn raised green flags in a [...]

Soccer


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Blues’ late goals rock Rebels

League of Ireland, Premier Division Cork City 1 Waterford FC 2 Monday of last week proved to be one of the great nights for the Waterford FC players and supporters. With just eight minutes left on the clock the home side were leading one nil and a defeat at Turners Cross was looking odds on but the ‘Boys [...]


Football


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Thomas Keane previews Relegation Play-Off Semi-Finals

Portlaw v Ardmore (Friday, Fraher Field, 7pm). This is a stage of the competition that Ardmore have found themselves in all too often in recent years and one wonders how long more they can stay in the top flight if they keep getting involved in the relegation play offs. They are an experienced outfit and know how [...]

General


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Matt Meets….. Kevin Galvin, Sports nut living his dream

A new voice burst on to the airwaves here in Waterford and surrounding counties (including Carlow, Wexford, Kilkenny and South Tipperary) during the past few months and already he has become one of the most popular personalities on the regional radio station Beat 102-103. It is clear Kevin Galvin has a love of many sports and [...]

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Volunteer in Sport Awards

Members of the public are invited to nominate an individual whose contributions to sport has made a real difference to their community, club or county. Nominations can be made by individuals, clubs or sports associations via an online application form at www.volunteerinsport.ie. The deadline for applications is Friday, 27th September. Over 450,000 volunteers give [...]