Maree women continue winning form

Thu, Nov 01, 2018

There was mixed fortunes for Maree BC in cup action on Saturday, withthe men’s Superleague side bowing out of the Pat Duffy Cup when losing 83-80 at home to Griffith College Swords Thunder. However the club’s senior women are through to the Hula Hoops division one cup quarter-finals, thanks to an 86-59 win at home to Phoenix Rockets of Belfast.

That was the fourth win from four for the senior women’s side, who now face Limerick Celtics in the last eight of the competition in Limerick next month.

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West overpowers boys from the East

Thu, Oct 25, 2018

The Western Regional Boys Basketball team won the Basketball Ireland Post Primary Schools U15 Tom Collins Inter-Regional in UL Arena, Limerick last Weekend.

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Moycullen shooters dazzle Neptune

Thu, Oct 25, 2018

Moycullen Basketball are preparing for a tough weekend's action. On Saturday night they travel to Dublin for a cup clash with the reigning Superleague champs UCD, and on Monday they return to Galway for a hotly-anticipated game against Swords Thunder at 3pm in the NUI Galway Kingfisher Gym.

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Double the joy for Maree

Thu, Oct 25, 2018

This weekend Maree's two national league sides will be hoping to maintain their winning momentum.

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International star halts Moycullen's momentum

Thu, Oct 18, 2018

Moycullen are on the road to Cork on Saturday for a clash with CandS Neptune, looking to put some points on the board before welcoming Swords Thunder to NUI Galway on Monday Oct 29.

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Ladies shine in day of Maree mixed fortunes

Thu, Oct 18, 2018

It was a mixed day for Maree Basketball Club on the national stage on Saturday, as the senior men went down to a third consecutive defeat in the Superleague, but the club’s senior women made it two wins from two in division one.

The women’s side took on Ulster University Elks in Calasanctius College in Oranmore, and in a real ding-dong battle, Joe Shields’ side claimed a 76-68 win.

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PGA tournament a success at Galway Bay club

Thu, Oct 18, 2018

Galway Bay is hoping to hold more major tournaments after hosting last weekend's 108th Irish PGA Championship.

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Mulkerrins breaks 52-year record

Thu, Oct 11, 2018

Diarmuid Mulkerrins became the first Galway man to win the 60x30 U21 All-Ireland final in the 52-years history of the competition.

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Moycullen look to home to establish winning momentum

Thu, Oct 11, 2018

Moycullen will be looking to find their shooting form when they entertain Superleague rivals UCC Demons at NUIG Kingfisher Gym on Saturday (7:30pm).

Demons arrive having also lost last weekend, 75-84, when hosting Garveys Tralee Warriors, so there is much to play for in this early part of the season as teams try to establish some winning momentum.

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Galway football championship hots up with double headers

Thu, Oct 04, 2018

The four county senior football quarter-finals are down for decision this weekend in two double headers at both Pearse Stadium (Saturday) and Tuam Stadium (Sunday).

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Moycullen are up and running in new Superleague at Maree's expense

Thu, Oct 04, 2018

Moycullen took the first spoils in this year's local derby on opening day of the 18/19 Superleague basketball season.

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Frustrating start for Galway AIL clubs

Thu, Oct 04, 2018

It was a frustrating start to the new All Ireland League for both Galway sides. Galwegians got nothing to show for their efforts after a highly entertaining division 2A game at Blackrock on Saturday, losing 30-20 having led with five minutes remaining, while Corinthians were unable to capitalise on home support, losing to Belfast Harlequins by 11-15 in division 2B.

Corinthians now travel to Dublin to face Greystones on Saturday, while Galwegians host their first league match of the season when UL Bohemians, relegated from divison 1B last season, visit Crowley Park. In Athlone, Buccaneers open their division 1B season when Naas visit Dubarry Park - all matches at 2.30pm.

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Titans take on the Mustangs

Thu, Oct 04, 2018

After 15 seasons the Titans Ladies "Team DNA Nightclub" hosted a weekend challenge against the The Mustangs of Mayo.

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Local rivals meet in Superleague opener

Thu, Sep 27, 2018

Galway basketball fans are in for a real treat this weekend as the 2018-2019 Basketball Ireland Superleague season kicks off with a bang as Moycullen host local rivals Maree in the season opener at 7.30pm in NUIG Kingfisher this Saturday evening.

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Galway swimmer selected for international gala

Thu, Sep 20, 2018

Galway swimmer John Kelly of Cregmore, Co Galway, has been selected to compete in an international gala in Krakow, Poland.

It follows the National Halliwick Swimming Gala, which is raced under a time handicapping system, from which six competitors qualified to represent Ireland, five of whom are from Kerry.

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Galway’s Keogh makes history for women rowers in Ireland

Thu, Sep 20, 2018

The O'Donovan brothers and Sanita Puspure may have dominated the headlines at the recent World Rowing Championships, but Galway rowing was also celebrating a rare Irish feat.

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Titan's young guns host Tolka Rovers

Thu, Sep 13, 2018

New-look Titans are looking for a repeat capacity crowd in the Jes on Sunday (3.30pm) when they host Dublin's Tolka Rovers.

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Sheppard is the new world champion

Thu, Sep 06, 2018

Galway has a new world champion. Thirty-one-year-old Whitney Sheppard claimed the International Kickboxing Federation's Atomweight K-1 world title when she overcame German champion Evelyn Gallegos on Saturday night.

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Whitney Sheppard relishes life in the ring as she fights for world title

Thu, Aug 30, 2018

Kickboxing is a real family affair for aspiring world champion Whitney Sheppard who is preparing for the fight of her life this weekend in Galway.

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Galway gymnasts raise the bar

Thu, Aug 16, 2018

Four young Galway girls are being heralded for improving the standards of gymnastics in Ireland.

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