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#John Heslin

# john-heslin - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

Westmeath now optimistic of star forward's return for league campaign
# Boost
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# Boost

Westmeath now optimistic of star forward's return for league campaign

Dec 12th 2018, 11:30 AM 5,481 Views 0 Comments

John Heslin is expected to rejoin the county squad after he completes his PhD studies.

# john-heslin - Thursday 6 December, 2018

Massive blow for Westmeath as 2018 captain steps away to focus on college commitments
# Big Loss
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# Big Loss

Massive blow for Westmeath as 2018 captain steps away to focus on college commitments

Dec 6th 2018, 11:37 AM 7,905 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Ray Connellan will not be rejoining the squad after recently finishing up with AFL side St Kilda.

# john-heslin - Saturday 26 May, 2018

'That defeat will stay with me, I'll be thinking about that situation' - county focus after club agony
# John Heslin
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# John Heslin

'That defeat will stay with me, I'll be thinking about that situation' - county focus after club agony

May 26th 2018, 7:00 AM 10,641 Views 3 Comments

John Heslin is looking ahead with Westmeath as the 2018 championship dawns.

# john-heslin - Monday 22 January, 2018

Leading the charge! Westmeath name football and hurling captains for 2018
# Stepping Up
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# Stepping Up

Leading the charge! Westmeath name football and hurling captains for 2018

Jan 22nd 2018, 4:08 PM 3,995 Views 2 Comments

John Heslin will captain the footballers while Tommy Doyle is set to lead the hurlers.

# john-heslin - Sunday 26 November, 2017

St Loman's progress to first Leinster senior final where boss Dempsey prepares to face former side
# History Makers
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# History Makers

St Loman's progress to first Leinster senior final where boss Dempsey prepares to face former side

Nov 26th 2017, 4:08 PM 7,785 Views 2 Comments

The Westmeath champions scored a narrow victory over Simonstown.

# john-heslin - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

'I’ve tried my best to annoy him and it hasn’t worked yet': Heslin on his three in-a-row-winning manager
# St Loman's
From The42
# St Loman's

'I’ve tried my best to annoy him and it hasn’t worked yet': Heslin on his three in-a-row-winning manager

Nov 21st 2017, 4:35 PM 5,698 Views 0 Comments

Luke Dempsey has won five senior inter-county titles in the last five years with two different clubs.

# john-heslin - Monday 15 May, 2017

'When you play a Division 4 final and you have 300 at it, where's the GAA going with that?'
# Speaking Out
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# Speaking Out

'When you play a Division 4 final and you have 300 at it, where's the GAA going with that?'

May 15th 2017, 12:34 PM 14,396 Views 9 Comments

Westmeath star John Heslin has raised some pertinent issues.

# john-heslin - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

'I was very close to Dave through my time in UCD' - Westmeath star on help with AFL career
# Down Under
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# Down Under

'I was very close to Dave through my time in UCD' - Westmeath star on help with AFL career

Feb 24th 2016, 6:30 AM 5,055 Views 0 Comments

Sigerson Cup winner John Heslin on the late Dave Billings.

# john-heslin - Saturday 20 February, 2016

'l had to nearly hold back tears before the game' - Heslin pays tribute to UCD great Billings
# Sigerson Cup
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# Sigerson Cup

'l had to nearly hold back tears before the game' - Heslin pays tribute to UCD great Billings

Feb 20th 2016, 9:15 PM 12,135 Views 7 Comments

John Heslin remembers the late Dave Billings after today’s victory.

# john-heslin - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

UCD made to work to see off NUIG in the Sigerson Cup
# Stern Test
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# Stern Test

UCD made to work to see off NUIG in the Sigerson Cup

Feb 3rd 2016, 4:50 PM 9,502 Views 2 Comments

The Galwegians were let down by poor shooting and lost by two points in Dangan.

# john-heslin - Friday 24 July, 2015

Westmeath leave out captain and ace forward injured for Fermanagh qualifier
# All Change
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# All Change

Westmeath leave out captain and ace forward injured for Fermanagh qualifier

Jul 24th 2015, 10:17 AM 6,473 Views 2 Comments

Ger Egan is on the bench and John Heslin’s ankle injury has ruled him out.

# john-heslin - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

A moon boot didn't stop one GAA star doing the #PressUpChamp Challenge
# Charity
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# Charity

A moon boot didn't stop one GAA star doing the #PressUpChamp Challenge

Jul 22nd 2015, 1:14 PM 10,734 Views 2 Comments

Well done John Heslin and Westmeath.

# john-heslin - Sunday 28 June, 2015

5 talking points from Westmeath’s incredible victory over Meath
# History In The Making
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# History In The Making

5 talking points from Westmeath’s incredible victory over Meath

Jun 28th 2015, 6:46 PM 7,229 Views 2 Comments

The Lake County will face Dublin in the Leinster final on 12 July.

Incredible Westmeath comeback to beat Meath and reach Leinster final
# History Makers
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# History Makers

Incredible Westmeath comeback to beat Meath and reach Leinster final

Jun 28th 2015, 3:47 PM 13,063 Views 34 Comments

Tom Cribbin’s Westmeath came from ten points down to beat Meath at Croke Park this afternoon.

# john-heslin - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Westmeath racked up 3-7 in the second half to send Louth into the qualifiers
# Up And Running
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# Up And Running

Westmeath racked up 3-7 in the second half to send Louth into the qualifiers

May 17th 2015, 9:45 PM 5,185 Views 2 Comments

Tom Cribbin’s men face Wexford on 14 June.

# john-heslin - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Missed injury time free sees Cavan progress at Westmeath's expense
# Cruel Summer
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# Cruel Summer

Missed injury time free sees Cavan progress at Westmeath's expense

Jun 28th 2014, 5:15 PM 5,090 Views 0 Comments

John Heslin kept his side in touch all afternoon but could not find the target at the death.

# john-heslin - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

'We trained all year to play three Championship games - which is ridiculous'
# Burnout
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# Burnout

'We trained all year to play three Championship games - which is ridiculous'

Jun 24th 2014, 6:00 PM 12,443 Views 18 Comments

GAA Central Council meets on Saturday to discuss the Football Review Committee’s recommendations.

# john-heslin - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

2013 - the sporting year in numbers
# Sport In 2013
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# Sport In 2013

2013 - the sporting year in numbers

Dec 24th 2013, 10:00 PM 4,307 Views 0 Comments

29 seconds that will haunt us for all of eternity… and the rest of the numbers that mattered in 2013.

# john-heslin - Saturday 29 June, 2013

Injury time winner from Woods gives Fermanagh victory over Westmeath
# Erne Delight
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# Erne Delight

Injury time winner from Woods gives Fermanagh victory over Westmeath

Jun 29th 2013, 3:41 PM 2,322 Views 0 Comments

Peter Canavan has his first championship win with the Ernesiders as they progress to the next round of the qualifiers.

# john-heslin - Saturday 1 June, 2013

Dublin ease to victory over Westmeath to reach Leinster semis
# Report
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# Report

Dublin ease to victory over Westmeath to reach Leinster semis

Jun 1st 2013, 9:43 PM 12,202 Views 27 Comments

A Paddy Andrews goal helped Jim Gavin’s side secure a routine victory.

# john-heslin - Monday 16 July, 2012

Well played: Here's your Gaelic Football team of the week
# SFC2012
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# SFC2012

Well played: Here's your Gaelic Football team of the week

Jul 16th 2012, 1:01 PM 1,884 Views 0 Comments

Ewan McKenna runs through his best XV from a busy weekend of GAA action. Do you agree?

# john-heslin - Friday 25 March, 2011

Heslin the latest GAA star to head down under
# Men At Work
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# Men At Work

Heslin the latest GAA star to head down under

Mar 25th 2011, 10:26 AM 485 Views 0 Comments

Eighteen-year-old Westmeath footballer will join Tommy Walsh and Tadhg Kennelly in the AFL next season.