Sport


FOOTBALL: Five Galway Players Among Seven for NUIG on Sigerson Cup Team of the Year

Five Galway players have been selected on the 2022 Sigerson Cup Football Team of the Year. Champions NUIG are represented by Moycullen duo Eoin and Sean Kelly, Oughterard’s Matthew Tierney and Corofin’s Gavin Burke. Oranmore/Maree’s Conor Carroll is between the sticks, and the college has seven players in total with Roscommon’s Cathal Heneghan and Mayo’s […] Galway Bay FM …


RUGBY: Connacht vs Stormers (URC Preview with Tom Daly & Andy Friend)

Connacht head coach Andy Friend is calling on his players to back up last weekend’s win at Scarlets by beating the Stormers this week (Saturday, 26th February). The 29-23 win at Wales saw the western province climb up to seventh in the United Rugby Championship table. Andy Friend has been chatting to Galway Bay FM’s […] Galway Bay FM …


PODCAST: Over The Line EXTRA – EP2

The Croke Park dictat that all Club championships should have just 16 teams is causing intense debate. In Galway there are 24 clubs in the Senior Hurling Championship (Senior A & Senior B) and 16 in Intermediate. A number of East Galway clubs are opposed to the restructuring and Damien Howe (Meelick Eyrecourt), Francis Keane […] Galway Bay FM …


City sports clubs invited to apply for grant funding

Sports Clubs in Galway City are being invited to apply for funding from the city council under the annual grant scheme. The city council has €130,000 available to distribute under the Sports Club Grant Scheme for 2021. Clubs can each receive a capital grant of up to €3,500 under the scheme, which is delivered in […] Galway Daily …