St Eunan’s College through to Loch an Iúir final

St Eunan’s College manager Gary McDaid says the pain of defeat in last year’s Corn Colmcille Final is motivating his team to go one better this term and win the Loch an Iúir Cup. Last year, when the side were just first years, they lost out by a goal to St Columb’s in the final. […]

Former Westmeath star Jack Cooney ratified on Rory Gallagher’s backroom team

By Chris McNulty FORMER Westmeath star Jack Cooney has joined Rory Gallagher’s backroom team in Donegal. Cooney was ratified as a coach/selector at a meeting of the Donegal county committee in Ballybofey last night. Advertisement A star with the Lake County in the 1990s, Cooney was a selector with Westmeath during the managerial reigns of […]

Donegal SFC: Glenswilly and Naomh Conaill showdown again in semi-final

BY CHRIS MCNULTY GLENSWILLY and Naomh Conaill have had some blockbusters in the last few years and their paths intersect once more on Sunday in O’Donnell Park, this time in a senior championship semi-final (throw-in 3pm). It is a repeat of the 2010 semi-final, at the same venue, a game won by Naomh Conaill thanks […]

Gerard McGrenra: Back in the firing line and the limelight with Glenswilly

BY CHRIS MCNULTY BEFORE the 2011 county final, Gerard McGrenra mused that he was nearing the time to ‘burn the boots’. A veteran then, three years ago, McGrenra continues to play a central role in Glenswilly’s Championship story. Advertisement He’s been around for the county finals of 2007, 2011 and 2013. He said his goodbyes […]

Donegal SFC: Glenwilly stroll through, but must wait to learn semi-final opponents

BY CHRIS MCNULTY REIGNING champions Glenswilly coasted into the Donegal SFC semi-finals this afternoon courtesy of a 14-point win over Termon in Letterkenny. Two first-half goals by Darren McGinley and a late third from Leon Kelly helped the ruthless champions to a 3-9 to 0-4 win over their fierce derby rivals, who just couldn’t match […]