Wedding day won’t end Daly’s All-Ireland dreams

By John Carney IT WAS the result that nobody wanted last Sunday at Croke Park, least of all Fermanagh ladies manager James Daly. His side had just drawn 1-13 to 1-13 with Antrim in the TG4 All-Ireland Junior Championship Final, but he already had another big occasion on his mind. “I’m getting married on Friday,” Daly said […]

Everyone has played their part, says McGloin

By Mark McGoldrick MOLLY McGloin wore the captain’s armband for Fermanagh on Sunday in Kiltoom and she produced a standout display for the Erne county as they booked their place in the All-Ireland Junior Championship decider. The Newtownbutler defender lined out in the number three jersey for Fermanagh and was a rock in the Erne […]

Girls had ‘a point to prove’ says Daly

THE delighted expression on James Daly’s face after the game said it all. The Armagh man admitted; “The girls, I think, felt they had a point to prove after they lost to Carlow last week. “London came out of the blocks flying but we got to grips with it. “They couldn’t contain Eimear (Smyth), Blaithin (Bogue) […]

Kinawley make it four in a row

THREE first half goals formed the foundations of Kinawley’s fourth successive Division One title but it wasn’t made for the Boru’s as Derrygonnelly staged quite a comeback as they came agonisingly close to achieving a first ever Harps title. Indeed, had it not been for an alert piece of goalkeeping by Donna Owens to intercept […]

The stakes are high for Garrity and his team

“The girls know the stakes and we’re going to have to regroup very quickly and put in a performance that can get us over the line,” was manager Jonny Garrity’s succinct summary of the position his side are now in, following Sunday’s defeat.    When asked for his reaction, Garrity said;    “One of intense […]

Garrity hopeful team can maintain Intermediate status

2021 has been a challenging season for Johnny Garrity and the Fermanagh ladies.   The Erne side suffered relegation to Division 4 of the Allianz National Football League after four straight defeats to Roscommon, Sligo, Down and Wicklow.   Putting the disappointment of relegation behind them, a depleted Fermanagh team, as a result of Covid, […]