Mar
23
2014

Win for Skryne over Oldcastle

  Skryne 2 – 14; Oldcastle 0 – 7 This A league div. 1 match was played in Skryne on Sunday afternoon in brilliant conditions. Both teams needed the points after previous defeats in this competition.  However, it was Skryne who  took both with a comprehensive victory over North Meath side Oldcastle.  Oldcastle’s cause was not helped as they were down to fourteen men after just five minutes when their centre half back was sent […]

Mar
16
2014

U12 Skryne v Dunshaughlin

Skryne U12′s played Dunshaughlin in a friendly in Dunshaughlin on Saturday 15th March. This was Skryne’s second challenge match and had a few players missing with the bank holiday weekend. Skryne were slow to get off the mark and with Dunshaughlin shooting and putting alot wide Skryne were lucky not to be behind by a few points at the early stages. At half time there was only two points in the difference and with a […]

Mar
16
2014

Skryne go down to Summerhill

While Skryne had a much improved performance and indeed many would say they were the best team on the day, they were still on the wrong side of the result in the A league Div. 1 match played in Summerhill on Sunday afternoon (Mar 16).  Summerhill were first of the mark and had a point on the scoreboard after three minutes.  Three minutes later Paddy O’ Rourke, having kept a clean sheet in Portlaois the […]

Mar
16
2014

U14 Spring League Round 3

This was another great team performance by a young Skryne team against a Clann na nGael side that didn’t really put up much of a fight, but in saying that we still had to beat them. And beat them we did with some slick passing and brilliant scoring. That’s now three wins out of three for this team going strong. Best for the blues on the day where P Finnerty, E Quinn, E O’Brien, G […]

Mar
12
2014

Donaghmore Ashbourne too strong for Skryne.

Donaghmore Ashbourne 3 – 15 Skryne                                     3 – 2 A very strong Donaghmore Ashbourne side beat Skryne in round one of the B League Div one in Ashbourne on Monday.  Played under lights in crisp but good conditions, this was a much more competitive encounter than the score-line would suggest.  Indeed but for some way word shooting, coupled by a very vigilant Don/Ash backline, the score would have been much closer.  Skryne had to […]

Mar
12
2014

Under 14′s too strong for Summerhill

U14FL2 Round 1 It was a great team performance by a young skryne team last Tuesday night against the hill. Best for the blues on the night where Tommy Carpenter, Niall Finnerty, Evan O’Brien, Shane Smyth & Colm Doherty. Colm Doherty was top scorer with 1-4 followed by Evan O’Brien with 1-2, Niall Finnerty with 1-1, Alex Grendon 1-0, Tommy Carpenter 1-0, Craig Nolan 0-2, Padraig Finnerty 0-1. Skryne 5-10 Summerhill 1-7 Well done all […]

Mar
9
2014

Skryne overcome Donconrath – Div 5 B Lge

  Skryne 0 – 10 Drumconrath 0-9 In a very tightly fought Div 5 B league game played in Skryne on Sunday afternoon, Skryne overcame Drumconrath by a single point to register their second win in as many games in this competition.  There was never more than two points of a difference in this game mainly due to the tightness of the defences on both sides.  Brian Smyth got the home side off with a […]

Mar
6
2014

Good start to League for Division five Team

Skryne 2 – 6 Ardcath 0 -9 Skryne’s third team, playing in the B league division 5, got off to a very good start when they accounted for a strong Ardcath team in Ardcath on Monday (03 March).  Played under lights on what was a very poor sod, this was anything but an easy fixture.  Indeed Ardcath were first of the mark with two fine points before Sean Cassidy got Skryne on the scoreboard with […]

Feb
23
2014

Na Fianna see off Skryne in Baconstown

Na Fianna 2 – 13; Skryne 0 – 10 In the second round of the All County A League, Na Fianna handed Skryne their second heavy defeat on consecutive Sundays in Baconstown.   Na Fianna were first on the scoreboard in the first minute with a point but this was cancelled out on three minutes by Mark Battersby.  The home side went two to the good before Ian Davis on the tenth minute struck over a […]

Feb
19
2014

Minors: Skryne v Jenkinstown Gaels

19/2/14 Our second game in the minor league turned out to be a much tougher affair with a hard fought 0-13 – 0-9 win against Jenkinstown Gaels a combination of Moynalvey & Blackhall Gaels. Under the lights the lads dug deep in the second half to secure a victory. Back to our familiar 15 aside we had excellent displays from Enda Byrne also Timmy Lennon and Robbie Clarke which gave us a very solid full […]