Category Archive: Match Report

Aug 23

Extra time Heartbreak in Ladies Junior C Thriller

Wed 22 Aug 2018 – The Decision by the Competitions Control Committee of The Dublin Ladies Gaelic Football Association to move St Brendan’s up three divisions from Junior F to Junior C, raised a few eyebrows amongst many observers. However, that decision became truly justified when the St Brendan’s Ladies Footballers, Sponsored by McGowans of …

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Aug 16

Captain Fantastic Claire Owens leads Ladies to 3rd Consecutive Final

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Wed 15 August 2018 – On August 15th 2016, The St Brendan’s Ladies Football team qualified for the teams first ever County Championship Final, a Junior G final which was won by St Monica’s. The tables were turned the following year in the 2017 Junior F Final, when The Female Dark Force defeated The Monettes …

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Aug 13

Things looking up for our hurlers

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Sun 12 August 2018 – The Transdev sponsored hurling team made the journey out to the superb facilities of St. Pats in Donabate, in the latest instalment of AHL7. Things got off to the worst possible start when Vince O’ Flynn forgot all the team water bottles. Luckily enough, things on the pitch fared a …

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Aug 09

Mina Alkunkaya goal not enough as Ladies 2nds exit Championship

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Wed 08 August 2018 – While the decision by the St Brendan’s GAA Committee to field a 2nd Ladies Football team this season has been, without doubt, a huge success, one of the problems facing this writer is the fact that both the 1sts and 2nds are playing games simultaneously on Wednesday evenings and the …

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Aug 03

Winless July but hope for an August win

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Thurs 02 August 2018 – After defeats against Trinity Gaels and Cabinteely in recent days, The St Brendans 2nd XV faced the daunting task of knocking St Sylvesters off their perch in AFL10. Once again the Grangegorman pitch is still unavailable and in fact, this writer was watching The Galway Races on RTE television when …

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Aug 02

Faye Kearney leads the successful raid out of the Clontarf Fortress

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Wed 01 Aug 2018 – St Annes Park Pitch 34. A notoriously difficult place to get a result, just ask any St Brendan’s player regardless of the code. What made this Junior C Championship Round 4 encounter all the more unique is that both St Brendan’s and Clontarf, share the same sponsor, McGowans of Phibsborough. …

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Jul 30

Conor Reilly keeps the score down and hopes up

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Sun 29 July 2018 – Two Weeks ago, July 15th, The St Brendans Football 1st XV, travelled to St Annes Park, a notoriously difficult place to obtain a result, to face Clontarf in a crucial AFL5 match. Despite St Brendans leading 1-14 to 0-10 going into injury time, Clontarf scored two late goal from St …

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Jul 27

St Judes just too strong for Hurlers

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Thurs 26 July 2018 – Despite losing to top of the table Raheny 0-15 to 1-7, three days after their emphatic win against St Maur’s Rush. The St Brendans Hurlers, sponsored by Transdev, picked up a second win of the League. However it was a walkover as Naomh Mearnog were unable to field a team …

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Jul 27

So was it in or out?

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Wed 26th July 2018 – After two victories in The Junior C Championship, the St Brendans Ladies Football 1st XV, sponsored by McGowans of Phibsborough, would give their championship credentials the sternest test thus far by facing Division 4 team Na Fianna B. With the Grangegorman pitch still on holidays (the injured Aisling Newton made …

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Jul 19

Shauna Fitzpatrick Flying without Wings

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Wed 18th July 2018 – With the Grangegorman pitch on the last few days of its holidays, I understand the pitch is touring the Wild Atlantic Way up near James McGinley’s homestead in Milford Co. Donegal, The St Brendan’s Ladies 1sts XV, sponsored by McGowans of Phibsborough were back in Longmeadows for Round 2 of …

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