Connacht LGFA Notes

Closing date in relation to our HEB awards is Friday 1st December 2017.

Application forms available on our website

Date for your diary

Connacht Ladies Gaelic Football Council will hold a Inaugural Awards night on Saturday 10th February at the Park Hotel Kiltimagh Co. Mayo.

Connacht AGM will take place in the Connacht GAA Centre on Jan 15th 8pm.

Congratulations to Sarah Tierney Aileen Gilroy and Cora Staunton on winning a All Star Award on Saturday Night

 Sarah Tierney (Mayo) – 1st award
 Aileen Gilroy (Mayo) – 1st award
 Cora Staunton (Mayo) – 11th award
Hard Luck to Noelle Gormley (Sligo), Martha Carter (Mayo), Sinéad Burke (Galway), Fiona McHale (Mayo),  Sarah Rowe (Mayo) who just missed out on A All Star Award.

Congratulations to Mayo’s Grace Kelly on winning Player of the Month award for August

Kelly claimed the August award after starring in Mayo’s senior championship victories over Kildare and Donegal.

Kelly, from the Moy Davitts club, scored 1-3 as Mayo defeated Kildare and the in-form attacker followed up with 1-4 in a player-of-the-match display in the TG4 All-Ireland quarter-final win against Donegal

Mayo LGFA Get New Manager

Following an extensive interview process and ratification by county board delegates yesterday evening  Mayo LGFA are delighted to announce that renowned Westmeath native, Peter Leahy, will be taking up the reins as manager of the Ladies Senior Team. Having made such giant strides under Frank Browne, the county board was eager that the new manager would be able to maintain Mayo’s prominent position and build on Frank’s success.

Sligo appoint Paddy Henry for a 4th year

Sligo LGFA are Pleased to announce the reappointment of Paddy Henry as Intermediate Team Manager for 2018.

This will be Paddys 4rd year in charge of the the team having brought them to A divison 3 league in 2015, two Connacht Titles and two All Ireland S/F in 2016 and 2017 he will be hoping to go the one step further in 2018.

Paddy henry was 1st appointed as Sligo Manager back in 2006 when in his 1st year he managed them to a Junior All Ireland.


Yours In Sport

Keith Gilroy

Connacht LGFA PRO