Overall Monthly Winner Award THIS POLL IS NOW CLOSED Overall Monthly Winner Nominees Edel Monaghan – Athletics Sorcha Lavelle – Swimming Eimear Smyth – Tennis Denise Toner – Athletics Jordan Hall – Angler Michael McGovern – Soccer Kaci Crowley – Boxing Holly Nixon – Rowing Raymond Orr – Crossfit John Maguire – Tennis Ellie […]
It wasn’t the greatest winter of preparation ever in Conán McCaughey’s career. The 25-year-old runner’s programme was limited as he struggled to get on top of a shin problem.
Sept 2014 Winner – Matthew Smyth THERE ARE not many 16-year-olds far from home fending for themselves, but Matthew Smyth is an independent sort. He’s on a two year scholarship with Stevenage as he pursues his dream of a professional career in the beautiful game. Son of well-known Ballinamallard United stalwart Mervyn Smyth, football was […]
Wondering what on earth you are going to do with your life at 18 is probably as core to the human experience as breathing.
Jul 2014 Winner – Ciaran Dolan Odd the way things happen sometimes. Enniskillen athlete Ciaran Dolan was frustrated with his season, no matter what he did the spark wasn’t there. He was going into competitions confident of winning, but his body seemed to be conspiring against him. A series of niggles disrupted his form, he […]
Jun 2014 Winner – Mark Hoy IT was a busy month in June for Enniskillen middle-distance runner Mark Hoy. The 22-year-old held an impressive winning streak on his way to the National Championships. Mark described this year’s main season as his ‘best’ yet with June the best month of the year. He won the 800m […]
May 2014 Winner – Lee Johnston After the best month of his career win which he won two International races at the North-West 200, Lee Johnston is the Fermanagh Herald Sports Personality of the Month for May. The Maguiresbridge motorcycle rider had a North West to remember winning two Supertwin races at the world renowned […]
The veteran runner had a hard winter of good training under her belt before the Queen’s Round the Bridges 5k event with a personal best time of 18.05. In that run she took the first vets place by a substantial margin and finished in fourth place overall. The result catapulted her to number one in […]
Mar 2014 Winner – Aaron Best Clogher Valley scrum half Aaron Best didn’t see much of home during March. For the talented Clogher Valley rugby player it was hectic and it was all down to the club’s successful season. By the end of the season the Valley had won a league and cup double and […]
Feb 2014 Winner – Conall Mahon Hard work, dedication and a certain Francie Shaw are just some of the reasons behind Conall Mahon’s recognition as the Fermanagh Herald Sports Personality of the Month for February. In the most successful month of his young career the 20 year-old former St Michael’s College pupil smashed his personal […]