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INTERMEDIATE AND JUNIOR FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP TITLES TO BE WON

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8 Oct 2015 Comments Off on INTERMEDIATE AND JUNIOR FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP TITLES TO BE WON

The McElvaney Waste and Recycling Intermediate and Universal Graphics Junior Football Championship titles are up for grabs in a busy weekend of county finals. by COLM SHALVEY First up is the Universal Graphics Junior Football Championship Final Replay between Blackhill and Rockcorry in Clontibret on Saturday. These teams played out the fourth drawn JFC Final since 2006 on the last Sunday in September and both will hope to find that bit extra to get over the line this time. Despite playing the last 25 minutes of the drawn game with 14 men, ...

LAMBE LEVELS IT FOR DRUMHOWAN

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5 Jun 2014 Comments Off on LAMBE LEVELS IT FOR DRUMHOWAN

Drumhowan 0-11 Toome 0-11 By JOHN GRAHAM A point from a free by Colm Lambe in the final minute of normal time was the score that sent this junior championship match to a replay and a score too that means Blackhill have to wait at least another week to see which of these two teams they will be playing in the next round. Overall a draw was probably a fair enough result to this lively contest that was played in good conditions in Blackhill on Friday evening last as both sides had their periods ...

BLACKHILL THE BEST ON THE DAY

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30 May 2014 Comments Off on BLACKHILL THE BEST ON THE DAY
BLACKHILL THE BEST ON THE DAY

Blackhill 1-13 Killeevan 0-06 By JOHN GRAHAM A stronger, sharper, more adept Blackhill got their championship campaign off to a winning start when they proved too strong for Killeevan in this low-key, scrappy and at times niggly contest in McKeown Park, Drumhowan on Saturday evening last. Blackhill reached the final of the junior football championship last year only to lose out to Emyvale after a replay, but on this display they laid down a marker that they intend to be involved at the business end of things in 2014 as well. Stronger in most areas, ...

EMYVALE ACHIEVE THEIR GOAL(S) AND NOW LOOK TO ULSTER CLUB CAMPAIGN

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18 Oct 2013 Comments Off on EMYVALE ACHIEVE THEIR GOAL(S) AND NOW LOOK TO ULSTER CLUB CAMPAIGN
EMYVALE ACHIEVE THEIR GOAL(S) AND  NOW LOOK TO ULSTER CLUB CAMPAIGN

BY KEVIN CARNEY The age-old cliche which ordains that “goals win matches” richocheted around the rafters of St. Tighernach’s Park last Sunday after the curtain came down on a sparkling 2013 JFC final. As the multitudes of black and white clad gaels smothered the hallowed turf in Clones in celebratory mood after the final, there were few more delighted than Emyvale stalwart Marty McAree. McAree was part of the Emyvale troupe that captured the JFC in 2009 and four years on, his joy was reprised with the 4-9 to 1-9 victory over a ...