Johnny Coen of Galway and Diarmuid Byrnes of Limerick at the Galway and Limerick Allianz Hurling League Division 1B Round 5 Media Event at Loughrea. Photo by Brendan Moran/Sportsfile

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Shane Walsh of Galway in action against Ronan Shanahan of Kerry during the Allianz Football League Division 1 Round 4 match between Kerry and Galway at Austin Stack Park in Kerry. Photo by Diarmuid Greene/Sportsfile


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Gearóid McInerney of Galway in action against Conal Keaney of Dublin during the Allianz Hurling League Division 1B Round 4 match at Parnell Park. Photo by Daire Brennan/Sportsfile


Presentation College Athenry won the Connacht Post Primary Schools Senior A Hurling Title for the 9th time in the school’s history when defeating Gort Community School on a scoreline of 2-19 to 1-08. They now go on to play the All-Ireland Semi Final on the 19th March against either Midleton CBS or Kilkenny CBS.
Photo: Presentation College Athenry captain Conor Walsh receives the 'John Ryan Cup' from Conacht PPS Chairman Eamonn Veale following the Final. Photo: Joe Keane


Senior & Intermediate Football Championship Draws 2018



The Nominations have been announced for the Galway County GAA Board for 2018. There will be elections for the position of Vice Chairman, Assistant Secretary, Treasurer and Development officer. The elections will take place on the 11th of December in the Lough Rea Hotel and Spa.

Going for the post of Vice Chairman will be Kenneth Fox of Moycullen, Kevin Clancy of Oughterard, Mary Judge of Caherlistrane and Michael Larkin of Craughwell. The Assistant Secretary vote will be between two people, Mary Judge of Caherlistrane and Seamus O’Grady of Monivea/Abbey, The position of treasurer will be filled by either John McGann of Ardrahan, Michael Burke of Kinvara or Kenneth Fox of Moycullen and Finally, the position of Development Officer will be between two Corofin men in Tommy Kelly or Michael Ryder. All other positions have only one nomination in each post.



CATHAOIRLEACH: Pat Kearney (Kilbeacanty) 

LEAS-CATHAOIRLEACH: Kenneth Fox (Moycullen) Kevin Clancy (Oughterard Mary Judge (Caherlistrane) Michael Larkin (Craughwell)

RUNAÍ: John Hynes (Liam Mellows)

RUNAÍ CÚNTA: Mary Judge (Caherlistrane) Seamus O’ Grady (Monivea Abbey)

CISTEOIR: John Mc Gann (Ardrahan) Michael Burke (Kinvara) Kenneth Fox (Moycullen)

CISTEOIR CÚNTA: Seamus Connolly (Kilconly)

OIFIGEACH FORBARTHA: Tommy Kelly (Corofin) Michael Ryder (Corofin)

OIFIGEACH GAEILGE: Michael Monaghan (Turloughmore)

OIFIGEACH OILIÚNA: Micheal Geraghty (Tuam Stars)

P.R.O: Seamus Finnerty (Annaghdown)

COMHAIRLE CHONNACHT (1): John Joe Holleran (Naomh Padraig, Clonbur)

COMHAIRLE CHONNACHT (2) Noel Treacy (Padraig Pearses)

ÁRD CHOMHAIRLE: Gerry Larkin (Tynagh-Abbey/Duniry)