Boston Shamrocks

Name: Boston ShamrocksOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Type: Ladies Football –  Senior, Junior

Website: www.bostonshamrockslgfc.com

Facebook: www.facebook.com/bostonshamrockslgfc

Email: secretary.shamrocks.northeast.usa@gaa.ie

Recent Reports:

Connacht Ladies 0-16 Boston Shamrocks 1-17 Boston Shamrocks retained the Ladies senior football championship following a bruising encounter with Connacht Ladies.  It was end to end championship stuff for the 60 minutes with no quarter given on either side, and at the end of the day a late flurry of points for the Shamrocks put the game beyond doubt.  Connacht battled hard throughout, but
Posted: July 24, 2017, 6:30 pm
Boston Shamrocks 3-13 Connacht Ladies 2-8 Boston Shamrocks are now just one win away from retaining the Boston Northeast Ladies Senior Football Championship.  The reigning champions had to work harder for this win than last time out, and but for a fortunate goal early in the second half, it would have been a much closer affair.  Connacht will take solace from their much improved performance
Posted: July 10, 2017, 1:30 am
The Ladies senior football championship got off to a start Saturday afternoon with a one sided win for the Boston Shamrocks.  A score of 8-9 to a goal and four points puts the Shamrocks one game to the good in the best of 5 series.  With such a one sided affair, it seems that it will take moving a mountain for the Connacht Ladies to lift themselves back into the series.  A couple of injuries
Posted: June 20, 2017, 9:54 pm
Boston Shamrocks 2-12 Connacht Ladies 0-6 The Boston Shamrocks retained the Orla Benson Cup with a mostly one sided victory on Sunday afternoon.  After Ciara Murphy opened the scoring the remainder of the first half was mainly one way traffic.   The forward running of Claire Kenny from wing back was kept Connacht Ladies on their heels, while the finishing of Tessa Crowley widened the gap
Posted: June 5, 2017, 1:36 am
Next weekend sees the start of the Boston Northeast GAA championships.  2017 Pat O’Brien Cup champions, Aidan McAnespies take on Christopher’s while Connemara Gaels and the Wolfe Tones will lock horns.  The following week will see Shannon Blues, Donegal and Galway in action as the championship picks up momentum.  This year’s senior football championship is most eagerly awaited as it is
Posted: June 1, 2017, 5:03 pm
2016 will be remembered as a year of firsts in the sporting world.  The Chicago Cubs, Leicester City, and Cleveland Cavaliers were among high profile winners in the professional world, and it was no different on the local front for the Boston Northeast GAA.  The Wolfe Tones won their first ever senior football championship, and Offaly hurlers won the junior championship in their maiden season. 
Posted: December 31, 2016, 3:15 am
Boston Shamrocks 5-5 Connacht Ladies 1-11 Boston Shamrocks secured the Ladies senior football championship with a four goal second half salvo.  Connacht Ladies held a 2 point half time lead, but before the second half was 10 minutes old were looking at an eight point deficit.  Kelly Boyce Jordan at wing back, and Mairead O’Driscoll, and Sara Jane McDonald in the forward line, were full of
Posted: August 30, 2016, 6:22 pm
Boston Shamrocks 2-12 Connacht Ladies 0-4 Boston Shamrocks captured the ladies junior football title with a fine performance to defeat the Connacht Ladies.  A goal in each half underlined the Shamrocks win and deflated any Connacht Ladies hopes of pulling off an upset.  Joe Lydon presents the cup to Stacey O'Dowd. Early in the second half the Shamrocks netted a second goal, McDonnell
Posted: August 22, 2016, 3:09 pm
Boston Shamrocks 6-12 Tir na nOg 0-6 Tir na nOg needed a result in their final game to earn a semi-final place, but it was a tall order for the ladies from Brighton as they met an on-form Shamrocks side.  There was some hope for Tir na nOg in the first half as they played some good football, however two Shamrocks goals at the start were bookended by a third at the end of the half, and the
Posted: August 8, 2016, 10:17 pm
The Connacht Ladies and Boston Shamrocks provided the best attacking football of the day in a hard-fought back and forth battle that wasn’t decided until the final seconds. Connacht came out of the gates flying in the opening minutes, but in a pattern that would repeat itself through the match, the Shamrocks responded in force.  Connacht Ladies ready for the game. In the early going, Rose
Posted: August 3, 2016, 12:17 am