Jan 2014 Winner – Letterkenny Blaze

Jan Winner – Letterkenny Blaze   THE Letterkenny Blaze players didn’t hang towels over their heads or sulk as they spoke to family and friends in the moments after the final buzzer sounded. Following their 48-57 loss to Templeogue in last month’s U18 Men’s National Cup final at the National Basketball Arena in Tallaght they […]

Feb 2014 Winner – Aaron McGlynn

Feb Winner – Aaron McGlynn   Glenfin’s Aaron McGlynn is accustomed to sporting excellence, but even by his high standards, February was a particularly impressive month for him. Aaron is renowned as one of the Donegal’s most promising young athletes and he continued his progression in February by winning the Ulster Schools Cross Country title […]

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JANUARY FEBRUARY Carl McHugh (Soccer) Jason Quigley (Boxing) MARCH APRIL Nora Stapleton & Larissa Muldoon (Rugby) Austeja Auciute (Boxing) MAY JUNE Patrick McBrearty (Gaelic Football) Jason Quigley (Boxing) JULY AUGUST Mark English (Athletics) Brendan Boyce (Athletics) SEPTEMBER OCTOBER Garbhan Friel (Soccer) Jason Quigley (Boxing) NOVEMBER DECEMBER Gary McDaid (Gaelic Football) Seamus Coleman (Soccer

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Awards Night

All nominees are set to be acknowledged for their commitment, dedication and success along with the announcement of overall winners at the gala awards night: Friday 10th January 2014 Silver Tassie Hotel Ticket cost: €25 Meal Served: 7.30pm (Sharp) Dress code: smart casual For further details or to book tickets please contact Darren Farnan: Tel […]


Closing date for votes is 10am, Tuesday 7th January 2014 (results will be open to view by the public until 10am, Monday 6th January). Terms: Your vote will help guide the judging panel when deliberating on their final choice but will not determine the outright winners; One vote per IP address per award category or […]

Sports Personality Awards 2013

THE Donegal News is delighted to announce that the second annual Donegal News Sports Personality Awards will take place on Friday 10th January 2014 in the Silver Tassie Hotel. The awards, sponsored by Brian McCormick Sports, seek to reward the sporting achievements of our local sports personalities and clubs. A range of award categories will […]