Footballers off the mark

Footballers off the mark

Carlow 3-8 Louth 1-12 O’Byrne Cup 3rd Round By Kieran Murphy   With their first round national football league encounter away to Antrim on February 1st, Carlow gave themselves a real morale booster when beating Louth in this O’Byrne Cup tie on Sunday in Dr....
Good day had by all

Good day had by all

Two good results for Carlow GAA today; a win for the footballers and the hurlers unlucky not to sneak a win having to settle for a draw in the end. Match reports to follow…..  
Hurlers take the to stage

Hurlers take the to stage

Pat English and his men make their first competitive appearance of the season in the County double-header this Sunday. A new approach and a real sense of professionalism from the new management team have made a big impression on the players according to reports from...
Great performance not rewarded

Great performance not rewarded

Kildare 2-7 Carlow 1-9 O’Byrne Cup 2nd Round By Kieran Murphy   A last minute goal from full-forward Padraig Fogarty denied Carlow what would have been a deserved victory over Kildare in this second round O’Byrne Cup tie in Athy last night. The same player touched a...
DEEPEST SYMPATHY

DEEPEST SYMPATHY

Carlow GAA wishes to express its deepest sympathy to the families and friends of the victims of the fatal road accident that claimed 4 young lives in the early hours of yesterday morning. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the survivors of this tragedy in this...
O’Byrne Cup Rnd. 2

O’Byrne Cup Rnd. 2

Carlow Manager Turlough O’Brien has given his squad a clean bill of health for Wednesday’s second round clash with neighbours Kildare in Athy at 7.30pm. “The game, coming so soon after Sunday, gives us a chance to shuffle the deck and let other guys...
Bright start to 2015

Bright start to 2015

UCD 0-18 Carlow 1-12 O’Byrne Cup First Round By Kieran Murphy Hopes that the fortunes of Carlow football could be set to take a turn for the better received a huge boost in the O’Byrne Cup first round tie in Dr. Cullen Park on Sunday. In a closely fought contest,...
Carlow suffer narrow defeat in mudbath

Season up and running

CARLOW 1-12     UCD 0-18 Despite the defeat, Turlough O’Brien’s tenure as Carlow manager started with plenty of promise. The students ran out narrow 3 point winners in the end but Carlow showed that this year could be very exciting...
O’BYRNE CUP ACTION

O’BYRNE CUP ACTION

The 2015 season throws in for the Carlow footballers tomorrow  Sunday at 2pm in Dr. Cullen Park as Turlough O’Brien’s reign begins against the students of UCD. A wave of optimism has spread across the County since the Carlow native took his position at the...