Manner of FBD League success pleases Evans

        John Evans is standing on the top step of the small stand underneath the press box in Kiltoom. A master of all he surveys. He greets the media with his usual courtesy before articulating his thoughts...

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‘I’m proud as hell of them’ – Casey

Selector Colin Sheridan and Croan's Chairman Gary Cunnane are about to celebrate with manager David Casey after the final whistle on Sunday. Pic: Michael McCormack
            David Casey was renowned for his grit and determination during a playing career that only finished a couple of years back. He also possessed leadership qualities in abundance and captained both his club and...

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Replicating pre-Christmas form holds the key for Croan’s

AIB ALL-IRELAND CLUB INTERMEDIATE FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP SEMI-FINAL PREVIEW:         It’s perilously close, they can almost taste it....

Monday, 19/01/15 - 5:00pm Read More

Pride and purpose rewrite history books

Roscommon…………………2-12 Mayo…………………………1-10 FBD Insurance Connacht Senior Football League Ian Cooney at Elverys MacHale Park, Castlebar       A first...

Monday, 19/01/15 - 4:58pm Read More

Roscommon’s momentum disrupted by narrow loss

NUI Galway……………………….0-10 Roscommon…………………………….0-9 FBD Insurance Connacht Senior Football League Ian Cooney at Ballyforan         It’s hard to...

Monday, 12/01/15 - 3:45pm Read More

Carr removes stern Boyle Celtic roadblock

    Boyle Celtic…………………………………………….0 St. Michael’s, Tipperary………………………….1 (after extra time) FAI Junior Cup (Last 32) Martin Wynne at Celtic Park,...

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More Roscommon Sport

Michael Dufficy answers Roscommon’s ‘clarion call’

Over 30 years after Oliver Dufficy won an intermediate football championship medal with Tulsk, his son Michael has made his...

Monday, 05/01/15 - 4:20pm Read More

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Roscommon stroll yields plenty of positives

      Roscommon………………………..0-14 IT Sligo…………………………….0-5 FBD Insurance Connacht Senior Football League Ian Cooney at Strokestown        ...

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Fundraiser organised for ‘amazing’ Kyle Casey

Cian Smith makes a presentation to Kyle Casey and his father Seán during Cian's recent testimonial at the Abbey Park, Boyle. Pic: Mary Regan
    A major fundraiser for Kyle Casey has been organised on Saturday, December 27th in Into the West, Frenchpark...

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GAA President launches second volume of county’s history

Pictured at the launch of 'Gaelic Games in Roscommon 1990-2014' in Hannon's Hotel, Roscommon on Saturday night last were members of the Roscommon GAA History Committee. Back row (l-r): Padraig Duke, Jim Ganly, Tommie Kenoy, GAA President Liam O'Neill and Roscommon County Committee Secretary Brian Carroll. Front row (l-r): Michael Naughton, Marie McAleer, Martin Walshe and Maeve Healy.
The Roscommon GAA 125 celebrations came to a close with the launch of the second volume of the county’s history...

Monday, 15/12/14 - 4:48pm Read More

Clann crown off great year with U-21 title

Clann na nGael defenders Shane Pettit and Aaron O'Reilly celebrate their side's U-21 success against Strokestown on Sunday last. Pic: Gerard O'Loughlin
          Clann na nGael………………..1-16 Strokestown……………………1-3 Dermot Hughes Cars U-21 Division One Football Championship Final Ian Cooney...

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Moore left deflated by small margins

          Moore United………………1 Kilreen Celtic………………1 AET (Kilreen win 4-2 on penalties) FAI Junior Cup Fifth Round...

Monday, 08/12/14 - 4:12pm Read More

Future looks bright for well-drilled Clann

    Clann na nGael……….1-11 Boyle…………………….1-6 Dermot Hughes Cars U-21 Division One Football Championship Semi-Final Michael O’Brien at Knockcroghery  ...

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Hoping to make his ‘Mark’

          Mark Dowd knows that he’s landed a gig laden with expectation for 2015. But it...

Monday, 01/12/14 - 5:07pm Read More

‘A step too far’ – Brennan

    In last week’s All-Ireland junior club final preview, St. Ciaran’s manager Tony Brennan told the Roscommon Herald that...

Monday, 01/12/14 - 5:02pm Read More

St. Ciaran’s on the cusp of fairytale ending

  A remarkable season for St. Ciaran’s is only 60 minutes away from being indelibly scorched into Roscommon GAA folklore...

Monday, 24/11/14 - 4:52pm Read More

‘Best team won on the day’ – Mannion

Disappointed but gracious, the Four Roads players and management stood on the field in the aftermath of Sunday’s All-Ireland junior...

Monday, 24/11/14 - 4:49pm Read More

Four Roads prepare for ‘Royal’ battle against Kilmessan

Aisling Fallon and Maria Hoey are pictured at training ahead of Four Roads' All-Ireland final appearance on Sunday next. Pic: Gerard O'Loughlin
AIB ALL-IRELAND CLUB JUNIOR CAMOGIE CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL PREVIEW:       Four Roads’ camogie team will attempt to win the...

Monday, 17/11/14 - 4:39pm Read More

‘We haven’t won anything yet’ – Brennan

    There was a palpable sense of joy across Mulhern Park in the aftermath of last Sunday’s marvellous 3-15...

Monday, 17/11/14 - 4:36pm Read More

Casey’s stock continues to rise

St. Croan's Secretary Majella Smyth is pictured with her sons Shane and Kevin following St. Croan's Connacht final triumph on Sunday last.
David Casey is an honorary St. Croan’s man. That’s what team captain Gregory Grogan declared in his victory speech after...

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