Wexford Sports Tweets Of The Week

Every Monday, Wexford Weekly will now provide you with a new "Wexford sports tweets of the week" series... (Monday 11 December 2017 - Monday 18 December 2017): Gorey boxer Niall "Boom Boom Baz" Kennedy continued his incredible professional win-streak after defeating America's Danny Calhoun on Sunday. After a second-round KO, Kennedy is now 10-0 and due to …

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Wexford Hurler Highlights That December Is The Month Of Giving

"What do you want for your birthday?" is a typical question one would ask a 21-year-old... But, an unconventional answer to that question is "I'm asking for donations to Mental Health Ireland." Current Wexford hurler and former Wexford footballer Jake Firman has taken the initiative to raise funds for a charity that "means a lot" …

Did Your Club Receive Funding? Check It Out Here

New year, new me... and that will be the case for many Wexford GAA clubs after they were awarded grants by the Government's Sports Capital funding scheme.  Confirmed today by RTÉ, a total of €56m was distributed to clubs and authorities around the country in the latest round of sports capital grants. Out of those total awards, …

Watch: Throwback To One Of Forde’s Greatest Ever Points

With his club team Kilanerin/Ballyfad, Mattie Forde is continuing to cause havoc in the full-forward line.  In this year's Championship, he was instrumental in his club's return to the top-tier of Wexford football. But that wasn't enough; in the Leinster Intermediate Football Final, he chipped in with an incredible six points to ensure his club …

Two Well-Known Former Footballers Involved With Wexford U-20’s

Even though Seamus McEnaney only managed a mere eight-month spell at the helm, the Wexford Senior footballers were promoted to Division 3 of the National Football League in his quick term.  It was a step in the right direction; an opportunity to improve and more of a reason for our young blood to proudly represent …

U-21 Premier Football Match Abandoned In Bellefield

It's Saturday, November 25, and two under-21 football teams have lined out to play in the u-21 Premier football championship.  In Bellefield's ground in Enniscorthy this evening, the Starlights u-21's hosted a travelling St Martins side. Under lights between two top attacking teams, the game had the making of a serious contest between the two …