Juniors bow out

Muckalee travelled to Dr. Tierney park to play Graignamanagh in the first round of the Junior Football Championship. The home side who had already won the Junior League proved to strong on this occasion. Half time score 3-3 to 0-2 and final score 5-10 to 1-7.

Team Darragh Coughlan, Matthew Shortall, Jason Shore, Ciaran Nolan, Joe Reid 1-0, Noel Darcy, Mark Murphy, Bill Dowling, James Callinan 0-1, John Mulhall, Sean Maher 0-3, Damien Tynan, John Maher 0-2, Robert Shore, Conot Dooley , Aidan Egan, Ciaran FitzPatrick, Adrian Farrell 0-1. All Played

Sel. Tom Dooley, Nicholas Purcell, John Mulhall, Brian Cahill, Anthony Maher

Ref. John Walsh


Last round

Clara were the visitors Muckalee for the last the round Senior Football League, both sides won their opening games. After a well contested game it was Muckalee who won the points to top their section. Half time score Muckalee 0-3 to Clara 1-3 and the final score 1-8 to 1-5

team Mark Murphy, Jason Shore, Ollie Walsh, Noel Darcy, Tadhg Gill, Paddy Nolan, Justin Manning 0-1,Robert Reid, Mick Morrissey, Shane Kinsella, Joe Maher 0-3, Brian Cody, Daniel Comerford 1-0, Jack Farrell, John Mulhall 0-2 Sean Maher, Robert Shore 0-1, Cathal Keegan, James Callinan Damien Tynan Darragh Quinlan, Ciaran Nolan, Bill Dowling, Colm Kealy 0-1, Darragh Coughlan, Ciaran FitzPatrick, David Walsh.

SEL. Noel Garvan, John Maher, Nicholas Purcell, Paudi Hyland, Eoin Maher

Ref. Eamon Mansfield


Champions visit

Last year’s County Championship Thomastown were the visitors to Muckalee for the second round of the Senior Football ,League. The home side got off to the better start and were winning Muckalee 1-5 to Thomastown 0-2 at the break, the goal came after good build up play and finished by Joe Maher. The score in the second was a mirror image of the first scoring wise with the second goal also the result of a sweeping move for Tom Morrissey to finish to the net. Final Score 2-10 to 0-4

Colin McGrath, Jason Shore, Oliver Walsh, Tadhg Gill, Daniel Comerford 0-2 Paddy Nolan, Colm Kealy 0-1, Michael Morrissey 0-2, Robert Reid, Shane Kinsella 0-1, Luke Maher, Brian Coady 0-2,Jack Farrell 0-2, Joe Maher1-0, John Mulhall.

Replacements: Sean Maher, David Walsh, Tom Morrissey 1-0, James Callinan, Robert Shore, Darragh Quinlan. Also:
Ciaran FitzPatrick, Adrian Farrell, Aidan Egan, Damien Tynan, Matthew Shortall, Darragh Coughlan

Ref .Peter Burke

Sel .Nicky Purcell, Noel Garvan, Eoin Maher, John Maher, Paudi Hyland


Second round

The second round of the Junior football league took place in Johnstown on a blustery and cold afternoon, despite this both sides can can be complemented on their efforts. Muckalee had the better of the first half to lead 0-4 to 0-1. On the resumption it was the Fenians who found their shooting boots but despite this the visitors were still in the game until the hosts had the only goal of the game in the closing minutes final score Fenians 1-7 to Muckalee 0-4

John Mulhall, Matthew Shortall, Joe Reid, Ciaran Nolan, Luke Burke, Jason Shore, Mark Murphy 0-1, Tommy Quirke, Bill Dowling, James Callinan 0-1, Sean Maher 0-1, Dan Comerford, Conor Dooley, Robert Shore, Jack Farrell 0-1, Adrian Farrell, Damien Tynan, Conor Mulhall, Aidan Egan, John Joe Kelly, Tom Davis, Ciaran FitzPatrick, Conor Egan,( All Contributed)

Sel, Tom Dooley, John Mulhall, Nicholas Purcell, Brian Cahill, Anthony Maher

Ref. Eamonn Mansfield


First Win

Muckalee made the trip to Danesfort in the opening round of the Senior Football league. The game was played under lights, the players had to contend with wind and snow showers. Wind assisted Muckalee led at the break 0-6 to 0-2. Danesfort pressed strongly on the resumption but good defending and goal keeping kept them out. Muckalee had a fine goal from Colm Kealy and a good spread of scores among the forwards left the result 1- 9 to 1-3 a great effort from both sides.

Team Colin McGrath, Colm Kealy 1-0, Oliver Walsh, Tadhg Gill, Luke Maher, Patrick Nolan, Shane Kinsella, Joe Maher, Robert Reid, Daniel Comerfort 0-2, Robert Shore, James Callinan 0-2 , Jack Farrell 0-2, Mick Morrissey 0-1, John Mulhall 0-1. Matthew Shortall, Sean Maher (used), Darragh Quinlan 0-1,David Walsh(used), Bill Dowling(used), Adrian Farrell(used), Jason Shore(used) Conor Mulhall, Ciaran FitzPatrick, Conor Egan, Aidan Egan, Damien Tynan, Ciaran Nolan

Selectors Eoin Maher, Nicholas Purcell, John Maher,

Ref. Stephan Delaney


Junior football

Muckalee and the Emeralds were in action in the first round of the League and after a good contest it was the visitors that were winners. On a windy and cold night Muckalee trailed 1-3 to 1-2 at half time the goal was scored by Conor Dooley. On the resumption Muckalee hit a purple patch and took a four point but the Emeralds ability to score goals was the difference between sides. Final score 3-5 to 1-9.

Team Darragh Coughlan, Matthew Shortall, Daniel Comerford, Ciaran Nolan, Bill Dowling, Jason Shore, Joseph Maher, James Callinan 0-2, Cathal Keegan 0-1, Jack Farrell 0-2, Robert Shore 0-1, Jamie Morrissey, Sean Maher 0-2, Tommy Quirke, Conor Dooley 1-1. Ross Dowling, Tom Morrissey (used),Thomas Lalor (used), Aidan Egan, Joseph Reid, Damien Tynan (used),Tadgh Gill (used), John Joe Kelly, Ciaran Fitzpatrick, Conor Egan, Thomas Downey (used), Conor Mulhall, Tom Davis.

Selectors Tom Dooley, Nicky Purcell, Brian Cahill, John Mulhall, Anthony Maher.

Ref. Owen Beehan


St Martins GAA / Muckalee GFC Membership Draw Results 2021

300   Seamus Tynan
150   Ann Hennessey
100   Miriam Quinlan
50     Paddy Nolan
50     Sean Haughney
50     Pat Geoghagan
50     Claire Ryan (Murphy)

300   Helen Butler
150   Helen Corcoran
100   Padraig Burke
50     Marie Healy
50     Padraig Keegan
50     Veronica Clancy
50     Eithne Coogan

300   Maura Tynan
150   Matty Kealy
100   Mickey Kelly
50     Michael Ryan
50     Ann Stapleton
50     Mary Kelly
50     Paul Bolger

300   Ann Morrissey Waterbarrack
150   Marie Dowling
100   Niall Moloney
50     Tommy Quirke
50     Mrs Seamus Malone
50     Marie Maher
50     Adrian Dempsey

300   John Ryan
150   Ann Morrissey Waterbarrack
100   Liam Coogan
50     Colin McGrath
50     Pat Fitzpatrick
50     Brigid Breen
50     Eleanor Kinsella

300   Anita Patterson
150   Ollie Nolan
100   Paddy Morrissey
50     Judy Lannon
50     Noel Shortall
50     David Shore
50     Eamonn Holohan

St Martins GAA / Muckalee GFC Membership Draw Results 2020


300      Annette Stapleton, Ballyfoyle

150      Lucy Lawler, Ballyfoyle

100      Maura Rice, Coolraheen

50        Judy Somers, Cruttenclough

50        Eamonn Breen, Muckalee

50        Martina Manning, Rhue Lane

50        Miriam Quinlan, Cruttenclough


300      Ann Nolan, Knockalane

150      Tom Somers, Cruttenclough

100      Shem Kelly, Knockmajor

50        Mary Shore, Cruttenclough

50        Kathleen Tynan, Muckalee

50        David Walsh, Coolcullen

50        Helena Nolan, Knockmajor


300      Gerry Carrigan, Ruthstown

150      Luke Maher, Muckalee

100      Tom Dooley, Knockshanbally

50        Aidan Murphy, Clorinka

50        Patrick Healy, Cruttenclough

50        Richard Nolan, Knockmajor

50        Marie Dooley, Ballyfoyle


300      Aisling Hunt, Muckalee

150      Aisling Kelly, Brown Mountain

100      Michael Shortall

50        Gerald Comerford, Clorinka

50        John Mulhall, Knocknoo

50        Marie Butler, Corbettstown

50        Mary Brennan, Knockmajor


300      Joseph Shore, Coon

150      Brigid O’Keeffe, Coolcullen

100      John James Dowling, Park

50        Eilis Kelly

50        Jimmy Kelly, Cruttenclough

50        Sean Coady, Uskerty

50        Michael Brennan, Ballyfoyle


300      Vanessa Dooley, Gurtlug

150      Gerri Morrisssey, Julianstown

100      Ailis Tallis, Leapstown

50        Richard O’Shea, Damerstown

50        Aimee Feeney, Clorinka

50        Ollie Nolan, The Green, Ballyfoyle

50        Martin Dooley, Knockshanbally


300      Tom Lawler, Dunmore Park

150      Tom Murphy, Park

100      Aisling Shore

50        Brendan Healy, Cruttenclough

50        Martina Manning, Rhue Lane

50        John Flynn, Brown Mountain

50        Kadri Moore, Wildfield


300      Dick O’Shea, Damerstown

150      Martin Patterson

100      Robert Shore, Coon West

50        Mary Cody, Corbettstown

50        Conor Kinsella, Coon

50        Gerry Carrigan, Ruthstown

50        Patricia Maher, Muckalee


300      Treacy Kealy, Mothel

150      Paul Kinsella, Coon West

100      Ronan Shore, Coon West

50        Liam Dowling, Cruttenclough

50        Mary Doyle, Gurtlug

50        Ailis Kelly, Coon

50        John Mahony, Knockmajor


300      John James Dowling, Park     

150      Seamus Ring, Damerstown

100      Ollie Stapleton, Ballyfoyle

50        Mrs Tom Morrissey, Clorinka,

50        Deirdre Maher, Damerstown

50        Marie Dooley, Ballyfoyle

50        Marian O’Donovan, Coon West


300      Sean O’Neill, Coon East        

150      Patricia Buggy

100      Tom Shore, Cruttenclough

50        Kieran O’Brien, Coon

50        Gerald Comerford, Clorinka

50        Michael Quirke, Ballyfoyle

50        Marie Dowling, Cruttenclough


500      Rose Dowling, Cruttenclough

300      John Flynn, Brown Mountain

200      Paul Bolger, Drumherin

100      Mary Shore, Cruttenclough

100      James Kelly, Cruttenclough

50        Angela Ring, Damerstown

50        Richard Shortall

50        Jimmy Kelly, Cruttenclough

50        Kevin Cummins, Corbettstown

50        Noreen Kinsella, Coon West

50        Walter Tallis, Ballyfoyle

50        Thomas Kinsella, Coon West

Junior quarter final

Muckalee played Tullaroan in the quarter final of the Junior football championship a repeat of last years fixture. The game played in Muckalee under lights, was competitive throughout. Tullaroan were ahead at the break 1-5 to 0-6. A goal from Eoin Murphy in the last quarter had Muckalee in the lead but Tullaroan replied immediately to regain the lead. A gallant effort from the lads overall. Final score 2-9 to 1-10.

Team Darragh Coughlan, Matthew Shortall, James Maher 0-2, Robert Reid, Mark Coady, Joe Maher 0-1, Colm Kealy , Justin Manning 0-1, Dan Comerfort, Sean Maher 0-1, Jason Shore, Tom Lawlor, Josh Dempsey 0-1, John Maher 0-2, Fionn Lawlor 0-2 Subs Tommy Quirke, Eoin Murphy 1-0, Eugene Maher, Aidan Egan, James Carrigan, Donal Coughlan, Conor Mulhall, Ronan Shore, James Dowling(l)

Selectors Seamus Tynan ,John Ryan, Tom Dooley, Nicholas Purcell, Anthony Maher

Ref. Eamon Mansfield


St Martins GAA Summer Camp 2020

St Martins GAA will be running a Summer GAA Camp from the 10th to the 15th of August. The attached application form has all the details of the camp.

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