Like father, like son in Ballinameen

Father and son, David Wynne Snr. and Jnr., who won a Junior A Football Championship title with Ballinameen in October. Picture: Gerard O'Loughlin
By Ian Cooney Father and son relationships tend to be special. But, in a GAA context, the archetypal imagine is one of Dad on a sideline, or behind the wire, dishing out orders to “Junior” when he does something right,...

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‘Win A Home in London’ to further boost Roscommon GAA finances

  Twelve months after the successful Win A House in Dublin project, which grossed €1.4 million and netted Roscommon GAA €943,000, Club Rossie is embarking on another ambitious fundraising adventure, which looks set to give the finances of Roscommon County...

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Roscommon winners at Community Games awards

  Roscommon areas and volunteers were rewarded for their commitment and dedication to Community Games at the annual Aldi Community...

Monday, 09/12/19 - 5:27pm Read More

Schools on All-Ireland volleyball trail

  Having won the C title two years ago, the Scoil Mhuire, Strokestown, senior girls’ volleyball team will meet Patrician...

Monday, 09/12/19 - 5:24pm Read More

Earley’s legacy inspires decade of success

        By Ian Cooney There’s little doubt that the untimely passing of former Roscommon senior footballer and...

Thursday, 05/12/19 - 8:24pm Read More

Tokyo calling for Castlerea’s golden girl

Aoife O’Rourke’s rise to stardom had been on the cards. But there was a still an element from “tales from...

Wednesday, 04/12/19 - 10:05am Read More

O’Brien returns to Brigid’s hot seat

St. Brigid’s have turned to former club player and manager Benny O’Brien in their bid to win back the Fahey...

Monday, 02/12/19 - 5:13pm Read More

Herald vying for top media award

The Roscommon Herald will be vying for the overall media award at next weekend’s Aldi Community Games National Area, Volunteer...

Monday, 02/12/19 - 5:10pm Read More

All to do for Oran against Brigid’s

  Oran supporters will hope that their team can succeed where Tulsk narrowly failed last Saturday, as they prepare to...

Monday, 02/12/19 - 5:09pm Read More

Fixtures crises is GAA’s ‘biggest contemporary challenge’

          The fixtures crises in the GAA has been described as its “biggest contemporary challenge” at...

Thursday, 28/11/19 - 4:38pm Read More

Creggs puts best foot forward

    Not for the first time, Creggs RFC put its best foot forward on Saturday last when the club...

Monday, 25/11/19 - 4:35pm Read More

‘We switched off and got caught’

        Losing finals of any description can be a devastating experience. But there was little sense of...

Monday, 25/11/19 - 4:33pm Read More

U-14 final decided without a ball being kicked

The underage amalgamation of Kilmore/Shannon Gaels/St. Ronan’s were awarded the U-14 Division Two football champions title after their opponents, Padraig...

Monday, 18/11/19 - 5:34pm Read More

Kearns on Clann na nGael’s radar

Liam Kearns is set to be ratified as the new manager of Clann na nGael at the South Roscommon club’s...

Monday, 18/11/19 - 5:33pm Read More

Creggs the envy of other clubs in Connacht

    Creggs’ vision to provide the best facilities in the province for its players and members will be realised...

Monday, 18/11/19 - 5:30pm Read More

All-Ireland champions to bring out best in Pearses

Experience is a valuable attribute in any setting, sporting or otherwise, but there are few competitions where it’s more relevant...

Monday, 18/11/19 - 5:27pm Read More

Castlerea Celtic takes on Movember challenge for Pieta House

Castlerea Celtic has launched a Movember fundraising campaign to raise awareness of suicide and self-harm prevention in young men. All monies raised...

Thursday, 14/11/19 - 12:22pm Read More

Major national honours fo Ballyleague/Lanesboro soccer coach

One of the busiest sports coaches in the Shannonside town of Ballyleague and Lanesborough has been honoured at a national...

Wednesday, 13/11/19 - 5:58pm Read More

Roscommon U-16s up and running in Fr Manning Cup

  The Roscommon U-16 footballers showed impressive resolve in the last quarter to fend off a gritty Leitrim challenge in...

Monday, 04/11/19 - 5:39pm Read More

Tulsk and Ballinameen face tough tasks

  Both Tulsk Lord Edwards and Ballinameen are 60 minutes away from Connacht final appearances, but they’ll have to come...

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