St. Colmcilles GAA Club, Pairc Ui Rís, Piltown, Bettystown, Co Meath 0877441731
The 5 Minute Read –  Ann Byrne – A Legend Of Ladies Football (Ann Hunt)

The 5 Minute Read – Ann Byrne – A legend of Ladies Football (Ann Hunt)

Ann Byrne has settled in East Meath as a St Colmcilles legend but her journey to retirement would make any GAA fan stand up and take notice. While Ann travelled the world she doesn't seem to have been able to stop playing the sport she loved. Once she moved to an area she sought out the local GAA club and…

St Colmcilles U9 Girls Welcome Royal Gaels To Piltown

St Colmcilles U9 Girls Welcome Royal Gaels to Piltown

Our talented U9 girls hosted Royal Gaels this morning in Piltown for their first Little Ladies League match this season. Royal Gaels brought a fine team with them leading to two brilliant games that will undoubtedly give the girls great experience. Despite the intensity of the games there were smiles on both teams. Our first group were strong against the…

Extra Special From Our Gaelic 4 Dads!

Extra Special from our Gaelic 4 Dads!

Something special from our Gaelic 4 Dads and Lads! Our Gaelic4Dads was set up to focus on the social and non-competitive side of GAA games. It is designed to help our Cilles Dads get fit in a friendly setting inevitably leading to health improvement and an enhanced social life. We are always looking for new members and would encourage anyone…

Under 7 Girls Donaghmore, Ashbourne V Colmcilles

Under 7 Girls Donaghmore, Ashbourne V Colmcilles

Great turnout of 27 eager Cilles under 7 Girls for their first outing in their club colours. Some great football was played and all the hard work at the academy on Sunday mornings really paid off. Thanks to Ashbourne for hosting the game and for accommodating our large numbers. Thanks to the parents for making the trip. The future is…

Challenge Match Colmcilles U12 Girls Div 4

Challenge Match Colmcilles U12 Girls Div 4

Tuesday 21/5/19 Throw in 6.30pm O’Raghallaighs/Oliver Plunkets 2,3(9) v Colmcilles 4,3(15) The O’Raghallaighs/ Plunkets welcomed the Colmcilles to the Slane road on an evening perfect for football. The Colmcilles growing in confidence on the back of two consecutive victories made the short trip across county lines for this challenge match. The Colmcilles were first to score with a goal from…

Match Report U12 Div6 – Final

Match report U12 div6 – Final

Arriving in Dunganny excited and nervous the girls showed brilliant team spirit. The wind was strong which didn’t help events but we fought hard and played a really good game against a very strong and experienced long wood team. It was a high scoring game with defenders, midfielders and forwards all working as a united team. Unfortunately yesterday was not…

Cilles U12 Girls Vs Don/Ash – League Semi-Final

Cilles U12 Girls Vs Don/Ash – League Semi-Final

Our Under 12 Division 1 team took on Ashbourne this evening in their league semi-final and it turned out to be a classic, tight, nail biting encounter. The game started very tightly with both teams contesting a strong physical game. Ashbourne opened the scoring in the first quarter with a point. Colmcilles responded with a point to open in level…

Colmcilles Girls U12 Div4 Round 7

Colmcilles Girls U12 Div4 Round 7

Thursday 9/5/19 Throw in 6.45pm Slane  1,6 (9)  V Colmcilles 2,4(10) Toddy Harding Park Slane was the destination for the final round of the Spring League on a damp and dirty evening. Colmcilles headed off in search of their first victory in what has been a tough campaign. Slane were in the same position and were also keen to record…

U14 Girls Div 5 Round 6

U14 Girls Div 5 round 6

On Monday 13th we travelled to a beautiful Simonstown pitch to play our 6th game of the season. Our girls switched on and went out fully focused on the game.. And they did not dissapoint all the parents and coaches. At half time Simonstown had failed to score we had 2-3 on the scoreboard for us. In the second half…

Match Report    Colmcilles Under 12 V O’Dwyers Balbriggan

Match Report Colmcilles Under 12 v O’Dwyers Balbriggan

Challenge Match Tuesday 07/05/2019      Venue O’Dwyers Balbriggan  Throw in 7.00pm Result   Colmcilles  4,11 (23) v O’Dwyers Balbriggan 2,0 (6) Colmcilles made the short journey up the M1 to Balbriggan for a mid week challenge match. There was plenty of entertaining football to be seen on a calm and bright evening From the outset, this Cilles team started brightly, A…

U12 Div 1 Girls Secure Semi Final Spot

U12 Div 1 Girls secure semi final spot

Following on from recent wins over St.Pats and Senschalstown, our Division 1 team travelled to Rotoath on Saturday in search of a victory in order to confirm top spot in their Division 1 and to secure a home semi-final for the team.   The match started slowly as both teams adapted to the strong wind conditions. Rotoath scored first point…

U14s Win Against Rathkenny

U14s win against Rathkenny

Well done to our Under 14 Division 5 girls after their win against our great friends Rathkenny yesterday. Missing from the photo is Millie and we wish her a speedy recovery.