Reunion planned for ’73 MacRory Cup winners

A SPECIAL reunion is planned at St Michael’s College to celebrate the success of the 1973 MacRory Cup winning team, as well as many other squads from earlier years who contributed to the historic victory. Fifty years ago, in March 1973, St Michael won their first MacRory Cup, after a three-point victory over Omagh CBS […]

Buchanan win the highlight of a great day’s competition

E-District Schools’ results from Tuesday’s Cross Country Championships at Necarne Estate Mini Girls 1.Megan Mullally (Mount Lourdes Enniskillen  2Anna Lee Mc Kenna (St Ciaran’s Ballygawley) 3. Naoise Mc Kenna (Mount Lourdes, Enniskillen) Mini Boys 1. Cillian Lynch (Omagh CBS) 2. Piaras Toner (St Kevin’s Lisnaskea) 3. Luca Hall (Enniskillen Royal Grammar School) Minor Girls 1.Abby […]

MacRory Cup dream over for another year

St. Michael’s 2-8 St. Pat’s Academy 3-11 By Martin McBrien After an early goals brace, St. Michael’s opened up a seven points lead after just six minutes of play but strong play from their Dungannon opponents turned this game on its head in the second quarter as the Enniskillen schoolboys went crashing out of the […]

Donnelly confident for ‘new chapter’ at St Michael’s

ST Michael’s MacRory Cup captain Lughaidh Donnelly will watch from the sidelines tonight [Wednesday] as his team bids to get their campaign off to a winning start with a victory over old foes Omagh CBS. The Ederney man is currently sidelined as a result of a serious leg injury which he picked up earlier this […]

VIDEO: Happy Retirement Dom!

Happy Retirement Dom! After years at St Michael’s College, Dom Corrigan has called it a day.   He leaves with a lasting legacy having led the college to vast success on the Gaelic field, including MacRory Cup titles and a Hogan Cup.   A few of Dom’s old friends have paid him a special tribute. […]

Three gold medals at Irish Schools’ Championships

By Paul O’Neill The qualification started in late April at the District Championships before the provincial finals last month. Last Saturday, over 1200 athletes from 369 schools fought it out for the 122 titles on offer at the Irish Schools’ Championships held at the Tullamore stadium. St Michael’s athlete, Jack O’Connor, has been in scintillating form […]

Medals at Mallusk for local students

THE performance of Sean Corry to take the Junior Boys title was one of a number of notable performances from Fermanagh athletes at the Ulster Schools Cross Country Finals at Mallusk, on Wednesday last. The athletes from five schools yielded a total of four podium finishes, three team medals and a total of 20 qualifiers for the […]

Perfect start for McKenna with Ipswich Town

By Mark McGoldrick KIERAN McKenna enjoyed a winning start to his Ipswich Town managerial career last Wednesday night. With 44 minutes on the clock at Portman Road, winger James Norwood slotted the ball to the back of the Wycombe Wanderers net to give McKenna’s side an early advantage. Speaking to iFollow Ipswich, the Enniskillen man said; “It’s a […]

McKenna up for the challenge as Ipswich manager

By Mark McGoldrick WHEN rumours began to circulate last week that Kieran McKenna was among the candidates for the vacant Ipswich Town hotseat, there was a mixed reaction and a lot of surprise. How could a man from rural Fermanagh get a job at one of the oldest and most popular football clubs like Ipswich […]


Local athletes pick up national medals

After almost two years since a National Clubs Cross Country Championships took place, athlete and spectators converged on Santry Demesne for a superb day’s competition. Following impressive results at the provincial championships in Dundonald four weeks ago, it was widely anticipated that a number of Fermanagh athletes would be in the shake up for medals at […]