Club News - Longford Slashers GAA

Heartbreak for Senior Hurlers

Heartbreak for Senior Hurlers

Written by Niall Ward Published in Hurling Club, News 0 Comment

Heartbreak was the overwhelming feeling after County Final Day on Sunday. The long wait for another Senior title goes on and, having given everything on and off the field, players and management were left crestfallen. To lose by the narrowest of margins after a game that had everything is truly gut-wrenching but we will rise […]

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Senior and u21s

Written by Kieran Dalton Published in News, Senior Football 0 Comment

Drive on in Autumn So good to see our seniors still involved in the business end of the league where they will play Emmet Óg in the coming weeks in the Leader Cup final. This is an opportunity for Slashers to stake a claim and compete in semi-finals where the contest is always keener. Its […]

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Golf Classic 2017

Written by Kieran Dalton Published in News, Senior Football 0 Comment

Míle buíochas A great outing took place in the local club at the week end where it was lovely to see such a sunny day and so many club stalwarts supporting the outing. Chairman Tom Mulligan led the charge on the day and many thanks goes to all that managed the day and supported it […]

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Golf Classic

Written by Padraig Smith Published in News 0 Comment

Results Longford Slashers GAA Club Golf Classic 30 September 2017 1st Team: Bradys Garage Arva – 90 pts – Cathal Brady, Tony Gormley, Dominic King & Sean Shanaghy 2nd Team:  Carrickboy Farms – 89 pts – Larry Mitchell, Dave Kelly, Tony Carr, & A. Power 3rd Team: McKeons Railway Bar – 88pts – Michéal Walsh, Pat […]

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County Hurling Final on Sunday

County Hurling Final on Sunday

Written by Niall Ward Published in News 0 Comment

This Sunday is a red letter day for the club as our Seniors attempt to bridge a 16-year gap and finally reclaim the County title. Preparations have gone well and last Friday night the team qualified for the Leitrim League Final for the fourth year running when defeating Carrick-on-Shannon by ten points under lights in […]

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Longford Slashers Ladies Junior Champions 2017

Ladies Junior Champions

Written by Padraig Smith Published in Ladies Football, News 0 Comment

Longford Slashers ladies won their first Junior title with a 2-10 to 2-08 win over Colmcille on Saturday 16th September. In what was their 4th final in 5 years, they finally landed the title after a very tight game. Great credit is due to the whole squad who have stuck with it over the years […]

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Hurling Club Race Night Success

Hurling Club Race Night Success

Written by Niall Ward Published in Hurling Club, News 0 Comment

Last Saturday week we held our annual club fundraiser which was an enjoyable & successful evening. Thanks so much to everyone who attended, contributed, gave sponsorship or donated spot prizes towards the event. Without this support we can’t keep the ‘show on the road’. Particular credit must go to Carol Murray, Micheal Wall & Caroline Faherty for their […]

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Training senior and u21

Written by Kieran Dalton Published in News, Senior Football 0 Comment

Training The seniors are in the semi final of the Leader Cup and the u21s are getting ready to kick off the championship so training turn out is important. Commitment and work rate are being looked for by Eugene and Dave as we prepare for these upcoming games. Players are reminded that training continues next […]

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2017 Sevens

Flipeadóirí Longfoirt Sevens team

Written by Kieran Dalton Published in News, Senior Football 0 Comment

Flipeadóirí Longfoirt traveled to Kilmacud for the competition which has grown into a really special event every year. Slashers were delighted to be invited and were drawn against Oliver Plunketts, Dublin, Bellaghy, Derry and Carryduff Down. Slashers had a core group of seniors who togged and the format really allows fast furious football with a […]

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Football Club Notes 11/09/17

Written by Padraig Smith Published in News, Senior Football 0 Comment

Flipeadóirí Longfoirt seniors ran out deserved winners at home in the league on Sunday afternoon at Fay Park against an Emmet Óg team coming in after suffering a championship loss the previous week. It was always going to be a game of two halves because of the strong wind and Killoe came in at half time 5pts […]

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