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Go Games Referee Course

Tuesday 21st March, 2017



Laois GAA will be hosting a Go-Games Referee Course on Saturday, 8th April from 10am-1pm and Monday 6pm-9pm in the Laois GAA Offices, Parkside, Portlaoise (behind O'Moore Park). Anyone who wishes to attend only needs to attend one of the events.This is for anyone (male and female) from 14-19 years who is interested in refereeing Go Games at Under-8 and Under-10 level. FREE ENTRYThis course would also be of...

Footballers defeated in Antrim

Tuesday 21st March, 2017



Antrim 1-10 Laois 0-11Allianz Football League Division 3Laois’s disappointing Allianz Football League campaign went from bad to worse in Belfast this afternoon as Antrim claimed the vital two points.On a disastrous day for Laois that saw them play the entire second half with 14 men following a red card to Damien O’Connor, they are now on two points from five league games and in serious danger of...

Senior Football Starting 15 v Antrim

Friday 17th March, 2017



Laois Senior Football Manager Peter Creedon has announced his starting 15 for Sunday's Allianz Football League Division 3 clash with Antrim1. Graham Brody (Portlaoise)2. Darren Strong (Emo)3. Denis Booth (The Heath)4. Alan Farrell (Ballylinan)5. Stephen Attride (Killeshin)6. Kieran Lillis (Portlaoise)7. Padraig McMahon (Ballyroan Abbey)8. James Finn (Ballyfin)9. John O'Loughlin (St...


Offaly’s thrilling 2-9 to 2-8 victory over Laois at Dr Cullen Park means they are through to the 2017 Leinster U21 football final.The Faithful County haven’t contested a provincial decider at this level in a decade but tonight’s win has secured them a date with either Dublin or Longford in the last-ever Leinster U21 FC final on March 29th.After a shaky start, the victors outscored their...

Under-21 starting 15 v Offaly

Tuesday 14th March, 2017



Laois Under-21 Football Manager Gary Kavanagh has announced his starting 15 for tomorrow's (Wednesday) Leinster U-21 FC clash with Offaly in Carlow1. Aaron Cooney (St Joseph's)2. James Kelly (St Joseph's)3. Shane Nerney (O'Dempsey's)4. Liam Knowles (Stradbally)5. Patrick O'Sullivan (Portarlington)6. Eoin Buggie (Stradbally)7. Trevor Collins (Graiguecullen)8. Daniel...


Sean Moore registered 1-8 as 14-man Laois eased to a 2-13 to 1-8 victory over Louth at Portlaoise.The result sees the Wee County make a disappointing exit from the last-ever provincial U21 competition, while the midlanders have set up a mouth-watering semi-final derby against Offaly at Dr Cullen Park next week.The winners led by six points at the end of an incident-packed first half that produced three goals and a...

Under-21 Starting 15 v Louth

Tuesday 07th March, 2017



Laois Under-21 Football Manager Gary Kavanagh has announced his starting 15 for tomorrow's (Wednesday) Leinster U-21 FC clash with Louth in O'Moore Park1. Aaron Cooney (St Joseph's)2. James Kelly (St Joseph's)3. Shane Nerney (O'Dempsey's)4. Trevor Collins (Graiguecullen)5. Patrick O'Sullivan (Portarlington)6. Eoin Buggie (Stradbally)7. Daniel O'Reilly...

Senior footballers defeated in Sligo

Monday 06th March, 2017



Sligo put themselves back in the promotion frame with a thrilling comeback to claim both points against 14-man Laois at Markievicz Park.The winners, who outscored Laois 0-11 to 0-4 in the second half, were helped by the red card for the visitors' Kevin Meaney after 35 minutes.At that stage Laois were seven points clear, 2-5 to 0-4.Sligo faced a five-point interval deficit, 2-6 to 0-7, but worked hard to reduce...

130 euro March Draw Winners

Friday 03rd March, 2017


Laois GAA All County ClubsMembers Draw on Friday 3rd. March 2017.Result Sheet.1st. Prize €10,000: Daniel Nelligan / Annie Lacey, Rathmore St Joseph’s GAA 2nd. Prize €5,000: Johnny Fitzpatrick, c/o Liam McEvoy Mountmellick GAA 3rd. Prize €3,000: Conor Meredith, Garryvaun, Killenard O’Dempsey’s GAA 4th. Prize €1,500: Philomena Gorman / Claire Carroll Spa Hill...

Venue Change: Leinster Minor Hurling

Friday 03rd March, 2017



Tomorrow's (Saturday) Leinster Minor Hurling League clash between Laois and Dublin will now take place in Heywood CS. This is due to surface water in the Laois GAA Training Centre

Senior Football Starting 15 v Sligo

Friday 03rd March, 2017



Laois Senior Football Manager Peter Creedon has announced his starting 15 for Sunday's crunch Allianz League Division 3 encounter with Sligo in Sligo1. Graham Brody (Portlaoise)2. Darren Strong (Emo)3. Denis Booth (The Heath)4. James Kelly (St Joseph's)5. Stephen Attride (Killeshin)6. Colm Begley (Stradbally)7. Eoin Buggie (Stradbally)8. Danny Luttrell (Courtwood)9. Seán Ramsbottom...

Notice w.r.t. Galway V Laois in AHL%2c Sunday 5th March 2017 in Pearse Stadium (L).pdf

Under-14 Hurling Panel is announced

Tuesday 28th February, 2017



Laois Under-14 Hurling Panel for 2017 has been announced. Well done to everyone.AdamEllisAbbeyleixLawsonObularAbbeyleixDarraghMcSpaddenBorris/KilcottonNoahQuinlanBorris/KilcottonPaddySheeranBorris/KilcottonPhilipTynanBorris/KilcottonGregCuddyCamrossJackPhelanCamrossFinnLalorCastletown/Slieve BloomCianConroyClonaslee St...


Tipperary 1-16Laois 1-10Jackie Cahill reports from O’Moore Park, PortlaoiseCONOR SWEENEY SCORED seven points and Kevin O’Halloran was credited with a bizarre late goal as Tipperary earned a priceless victory against Laois in Division 3 of the Allianz Football League this evening.The visitors, who had an excellent display from midfielder Jack Kennedy on his full League debut, bounced back from...

Senior Football Starting 15 v Tipperary

Friday 24th February, 2017



Laois Senior Football Manager Peter Creedon has announced his starting 15 for Saturday's crunch Allianz League Division 3 encounter with Tipperary at 7pm in O'Moore Park.1. Graham Brody (Portlaoise)2. Darren Strong (Emo)3. Denis Booth (The Heath)4. James Kelly (St Joseph's)5. Stephen Attride (Killeshin)6. Colm Begley (Stradbally)7. Eoin Buggie (Stradbally)8. Danny Luttrell (Courtwood)9....

County Committee Meeting Review 20.02.2017

Wednesday 22nd February, 2017



County Committee Meeting 20.02.17All Underage Independent Teams and Amalgamations were approved for 2017, although two different concerns were raised insofar as Portarlington delegate believed where Clubs enter into Independent Team alliances that they should commit to this alliance from U12 to 21, whereas Camross delegate wondered the long term values of Independent Teams and should new competition...

Martin Fogarty to meet Laois Clubs

Wednesday 22nd February, 2017



Cluster Meetings with Martin FogartyVenueVenueLaois GAA Office Camross Hall Mar 7th - 7.30pmMar 9th - 7.30pmCluster 1Cluster 2AbbeyleixBallyfinBallinakillBorris/KilcottonBallypickasCamrossClonadCastletownClough BallacollaClonaslee SMColtKyleGraiguecullenMountmellickPark/RatheniskaMountrathPortlaoisePortarlingtonRathdowney/ErrillRosenallisShanahoeSlieve BloomSlieve...

Upcoming Coaching Courses & Football Workshop

Tuesday 21st February, 2017



Reminder of upcoming courses and workshops which all have limited places available.Mick Bohan Workshop7 places are remaining on the Mick Bohan workshop which takes place this Saturday at 10am in Heywood Community School (Note change of venue due to weather conditions). Booking is strictly by online only. No walk-ups will be taken on the day. To book your place now click on the link:...




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