Conor Cox sidelined for up to four weeks

Roscommon’s Division Two League prospects have taken a blow with the news that star forward Conor Cox will miss the opening three games at least with a hand injury. Anthony Cunningham confirmed the news in the aftermath of his side’s...

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Who will be top of the class?

Senior schools’ football has been a happy hunting ground for local post-primary schools in recent seasons, with Scoil Mhuire, Strokestown, St. Nathy’s College, Ballaghaderreen, and Roscommon CBS reaching All-Ireland championship finals over the last three seasons. James Fitzpatrick’s magnificent long-range...

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McGuinness picked for Ireland U-16 team

Monksland native Dara McGuinness became the latest player from that area to achieve recognition in the international soccer arena when...

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‘There will be tougher days ahead’

Move on please — nothing to see here. A 30-point humiliation of Leitrim wasn’t on top of Anthony Cunningham’s wish...

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O’Donnell handed Western Gaels baton

Former Roscommon player and manager Fergal O’Donnell has been confirmed as Western Gaels senior football manager for 2020 following a...

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Stephen Kenny confirmed as special guest for sportstar awards

    Republic of Ireland U-21 manager Stephen Kenny will be the special guest at the 2019 Roscommon Herald/SuperValu Sportstar...

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‘It’s about getting back on the road’

  The chance to ascertain the form of new players and fringe players from 2019 had procured a victory, so...

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Players ‘on trial’ during FBD League

    Anthony Cunningham has insisted that a number of players are “on trial” during the upcoming FBD Connacht Senior...

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Winning teams urged to take extra steps

    Successful Roscommon teams in 2019, honoured at a presentation banquet in the Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone, on Sunday...

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Murray makes remarkable impact

Brideswell’s Niall Murray made a remarkable impact on his senior debut for Connacht rugby as he came off the bench...

Monday, 16/12/19 - 4:43pm Read More

Elphin savour success on the double

Coach Kyra Wildy hailed her players’ magnificent performance as the Elphin Community College senior girls’ volleyball team were crowned All-Ireland...

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Much achieved on and off the field

    Roscommon GAA Chairperson Seamus Sweeney had the honour of confirming that 2019 was a year in which “there...

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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...

Tuesday, 10/12/19 - 4:02pm Read More

‘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...

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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...

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Earley’s legacy inspires decade of success

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

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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...

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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...

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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...

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