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# Westmeath GAA

This year
2023
'This is probably the biggest result in the history of Westmeath hurling'
Local sports reporter Gerry Buckley was in the press box for Westmeath’s incredible win over Wexford.
Superb Westmeath rally from 17 points down to dump Wexford out of Leinster SHC
Meanwhile, Galway enjoyed a routine win over Antrim.
Superb Westmeath rally from 17 points down to dump Wexford out of Leinster SHC
Meanwhile, Galway enjoyed a routine win over Antrim.
'I can't know why they took games out of Parnell Park' - Canning
The Dublin hurlers will play two of their home games in the Leinster SHC at Croke Park instead of Parnell Park.
Aaron Gillane named on Limerick bench as Byrnes returns for Westmeath clash
John Kiely has named the team that will travel to Mullingar on Sunday.
Last year
2022
'It was said to us in training. That was drilled into us' - Gaelic football's goal rush
Lorcan Dolan discusses the rise of goals in Gaelic football and why it is happening.
'One of the most iconic sportsmen from the county' - Praising Westmeath's new boss Dessie Dolan
2004 Leinster winner Gary Connaughton says his former teammate is a brilliant appointment for Westmeath.
Westmeath to begin search for new football boss this week as big names linked
The vacancy emerged after Jack Cooney stepped down over the weekend.
All time
O'Brien steps down as Westmeath hurling boss after Joe McDonagh Cup success
The Dublin man has been involved with the side for the past three years, two of those as manager.
Four-goal Trill steers Galway back to winning ways against Westmeath
Andrea Trill put Galway up 2-0 to 0-0 in mere minutes, and the Tribeswomen never looked back.
Late surge helps Mayo see off Westmeath challenge
The Round 2 clash took place in Mullingar.
'It'll be good for him' - Canning backs All-Ireland winning team-mate to thrive with Westmeath
Davy Glennon recently declared for the Leinster county through the parental rule.
'Paídí Ó Sé had an aura and told us not to fear anyone, even Dublin'
Westmeath were one of three counties who had never won a provincial title when they called Paídí Ó Sé. Within a year he made history.
'Just happy to be out and playing a game again' - GAA breaking out from lockdown
Longford footballer Darren Gallagher was in action with his club last night.
Sheedy rings the changes as Tipp get back in action after weather-inflicted absence
The Premier County host Westmeath in their Division 1 Group A meeting this weekend.
Cork make winning start to League campaign in historic first game at Páirc Uí Chaoimh
The meeting with Westmeath marked the first time the Cork senior ladies played a competitive game at the Páirc.
Laois name team to take on Westmeath in Division 3 final
Manager John Sugrue has made three changes from the round seven defeat of Carlow, while his opposite number, Jack Cooney, has kept faith with the side that drew with Louth
Former All-Ireland winning boss suggests a 'change in attitude' and an open mind with new football rules
John O’Mahony says that teams should give the experimental rules a chance as he prepares to take over as manager of The Downs club in Westmeath.
Eddie Brennan gets off to winning start in charge of Laois while Westmeath footballers also prevail
Westmeath footballers defeated Carlow while the Laois hurlers overcame Offaly.
Massive blow for Westmeath as 2018 captain steps away to focus on college commitments
Meanwhile, Ray Connellan will not be rejoining the squad after recently finishing up with AFL side St Kilda.
Former selector for Páidí Ó Sé proposed to take over as Westmeath football manager
Jack Cooney worked alongside Páidí Ó Sé when Westmeath won their first ever Leinster SFC title in 2004.
The rising continues! Carlow through to Joe McDonagh Cup final while Meath suffer relegation
Carlow will take on Westmeath in the Joe McDonagh Cup final at Croke Park.
Westmeath dealt massive blow as key defender set to head to America for the summer
James Dolan is going to Boston ahead of Westmeath’s crunch Leinster tie against Laois.
Off the mark! Big wins for Meath and Kildare in Leinster MFC openers
Offaly and Laois also prevailed in the first round of the Leinster Minor Football Championship.
The Westmeath hurlers donated their post-match meals to the homeless last night
The U21 and senior teams gave their meals out to homeless people in Mullingar and on Grafton St in Dublin.
'We're arch-rivals on the field but we were united in the meeting rooms'
Clonkill and Raharney refused to field teams in Sunday’s Westmeath minor hurling final.
Westmeath wait on referee's report before appealing alleged racism
The Lake County are hoping to overturn Israel Ilunga’s sending off in Saturday’s Leinster MFC semi-final.
'I was one of the lucky ones' - Gary Connaughton retires from Westmeath
The legendary goalkeeper has called time on his inter-county career.
37 of our favourite pics from this year's GAA football league action
Some of the most memorable images from the 2013 campaign.
Derry secure Division 2 league title against Westmeath
Emmet McGuckin’s late goal sealed the win for Derry in this afternoon’s Division 2 league decider in Croke Park.
7 talking points before tomorrow's Division 1&2 league finals
Dublin, Tyrone, Derry and Westmeath go in search of silverware tomorrow afternoon.
Treatment Table: Injury latest before this weekend's Allianz league finals
Who’s ruled out and who’s fighting to be fit ahead of this weekend’s four divisional finals in Croke Park?
Paralympic hero Mark Rohan inspiring Westmeath footballers
Manager Pat Flanagan has heaped praise on Rohan, who won two gold medals last year in London.
Westmeath's Gavin back after burn accident - Cavan hit by cruciate setback
Mixed injury news for the footballers of Westmeath and Cavan.
Derry join Westmeath in promotion from Division 2
Wexford and Longford, meanwhile, are both set for the drop down to Division 3.
Division 2FL round up: Westmeath earn promotion
Pat Flanagan’s Westmeath secured a crucial win over Armagh in Mullingar. Galway, Laois, and Derry also posted victories on a significant afternoon in Division Two.
Monday afternoon GAA round up: Westmeath defeat Wexford
Pat Flanagan’s Westmeath are edging closer to promotion. Offaly and Westmeath hurlers post wins, while St Pat’s Maghera are the MacRory Cup champions again.
Division 2 FL: Westmeath, Galway and Wexford triumph
John Heslin was to the fore for Westmeath, Michael Meehan netted for Galway and Wexford were also victorious.
Leinster U21FC: Longford shock Dublin as Wexford defeat Westmeath
Two counties who met in the 2011 Leinster U21 final will face off in this year’s semi-final.
Division 2 wrap: Westmeath snatch a draw, Derry too strong for Wexford
John Heslin converted a late free for the Lake County at Tuam Stadium .