St. Colmcilles GAA Club, Pairc Ui Rís, Piltown, Bettystown, Co Meath info@cilles.com 089-4440124
Bright Days Ahead…

Bright days ahead…

The busiest weekend of the year so far draws its final breath.  As the brighter evenings arrive let's take a moment to reflect on all the great things going on and look to the days ahead. This weekend we made history fielding 5 adult men's teams and enjoyed an historic win over a Meath superpower.  Two league and 3 championship…

Honours Even In Piltown

Honours Even in Piltown

Meath U20 Football Championship Group B St Colmcilles       0.12 Summerhill         0.12   The two unbeaten teams in Group B of the U20 Championship faced off in Piltown in a much anticipated game on Friday night. Summerhill opened the scoring after 3 mins with a point from Adam McDonnell, the first of three excellent first half long distance scores from…

Cilles See Off Strong Skryne Challenge

Cilles See Off Strong Skryne Challenge

U20 Championship Round 2 St Colmcilles​ 0.15 Skryne​​ 0.11 Having lost by the narrowest of margins in their first roundgame versus Summerhill, Skryne arrived in Piltown in determined mood to get their U20 season up and running. St Colmcilles on the other hand were playing their first game of the Championship with their first round clash against Dunshaughlin having fallen foul…

Premier 5 – Championship Final

Premier 5 – Championship Final

It was third time lucky for this Cilles team against Monalty in this Division which was the final of the Premier 5 Championship. The rescheduled fixture was played in sweltering conditions in the great venue that is Walterstown with the facilities in excellent condition. Due to their recent experiences against Monalty the Cilles panel prepared with a steely determination to…

Cilles Man Sponsors Cilles Men!

Cilles Man Sponsors Cilles Men!

A former Cilles player and Executive Committee Member has been so kind as to sponsor some brand new kit for the men's senior football team. Colm Hilliard who wore the Cilles jersey with distinction has sponsored the training kit for our senior team through his company, www.workpermits.ie Colm has a deep history with the club, winning his first underage title…

INFINITY SPORTS MASSAGE – Cilles Sponsorship

INFINITY SPORTS MASSAGE – Cilles Sponsorship

Big shout-out to Nathan of 'Infinity Sports Massage' in Bettystown for sponsoring both Half-zips and T-Shirts for our Premier 2 and Premier 5 teams. In a most generous gesture, Nathan sponsored not one but TWO Senior teams with top end kit. Nathan is based in Integral and has a very positive attitude toward helping the community and club. Infinity Sports…

Defeat A Bitter Pill For Junior D’s To Swallow

Defeat a bitter pill for Junior D’s to swallow

If this game is ever made into a movie which let’s face it, is highly unlikely - it’s more likely to be along the plotlines of a great robbery rather than a great escape. As Skryne's talismanic full-forward Brian Smyth understated it beautifully afterwards, “We might ha’ kina’ stole tha’ from ya”. A stoppage-time penalty which was slotted to the…

Premier Championship Division 3 Group B

St Colmcilles 2 - 07 Donaghmore Ashbourne 0 – 10 This final group game between the Cilles and Ashbourne was a tight affair. With the closeness of the group in which any of the teams could finish on top a win would not necessarily guarantee progression for the Cilles. As a result the game had plenty of mistakes with scores…

GLAS Civil Engineering – Sponsor Minor Boys Team 2020

GLAS Civil Engineering – Sponsor Minor Boys Team 2020

GLAS Civil Engineering have stepped up and sponsored our Minor Boys Team, their logo appears on the new jersey you will see on the lads soon! GLAS Civil Engineering were set up in 2013 by John Bradfield and Conor Culleton and since then have completed a wide range of works nationwide including Major Roads Projects, Embankment Stabilisations, Flood Defence Works,…

St Colmcilles Men’s Seniors Vs Dunshaughlin (SFC, RD 2)

St Colmcilles Men’s Seniors vs Dunshaughlin (SFC, RD 2)

The old adage that goals wins games rings true following this must win game for both sides. A David Bell goal with minutes to go was the critical score in this titanic tussle were both sides new defeat could see then facing a relegation play-off game, whereas with a win there was still a potential semi-final spot on the cards.…

St Colmcilles Junior D’s Vs Moynalty (Rd 2 Championship)

St Colmcilles Junior D’s Vs Moynalty (Rd 2 Championship)

The third installment of Men’s Championship football this weekend saw our Junior ‘D’ lads travel to Bellair just outside the beautiful village of Moynalty. This was Round 2 of the Championship for the Cilles’ men after overcoming Simonstown two weeks ago in Piltown. We didn't post a match report on that occasion as nobody bothered their arse writing one!  The…

St Colmcilles Vs Dunsany (Div 3, Group B)

St Colmcilles Vs Dunsany (Div 3, Group B)

Premier Championship Division 3 Group B St Colmcilles 1-11   Dunsany  2-06 On a wonderful evening for football in a resplendent Piltown, St Colmcilles hosted Dunsany in Round 2 of the championship with both teams having drawn their opening matches. In the end the Cilles eked out a slender victory over a battling Dunsany side. Playing into the graveyard end,…