Nov 282018

HARPS GAA: Over the past few weekends the U19 hurlers have continued their winning run in the championship to qualify for the final. The results are as follows:

  • Round 1: October 13th: The Harps 0-13 v 0-09 Camross (Played in Durrow)
  • Round 2: October 27th: The Harps 5-21 v 0-05 Clough-Ballacolla (Played in Ballacolla)
  • Round 3: November 10th: The Harps 5-31 v 0-04 Portlaoise (Played in Durrow)
  • Semi-Final: November 24th: The Harps 3-18 v 1-07 Raheen Parish Gaels (Played in Portlaoise)
  • Final: November 30th: The Harps – v – Camross (To be played in Laois GAA Centre of Excellence) 7.30pm.

The Harps will face Camross, in a repeat of the first round, this Friday night in Portlaoise at 7.30pm. The venue is the Laois Centre of Excellence on Fr Browne Avenue, Portlaoise. Camross overcame Castletown-Slieve Bloom in their semi-final with six points to spare. Best of luck to the lads!

HARPS U21s: The Harps U21 Hurlers began their Championship campaign with a convincing win over Rosenallis last Saturday afternoon in the north Laois County village. The results from the first round of the Under 21 Championship are as follows:

  • Abbeyleix Gaels 2-20 vs 1-18 Castletown Slieve Bloom
  • Raheen Parish Gaels 1-17 vs 3-12 Borris in Ossory Kilcotton
  • Rosenallis 0-06 vs 5-12 The Harps

The Harps U21s will face the winners of Clough-Ballacolla and Rathdowney-Errill in the Semi-Final which is scheduled for Wednesday, December 12th with the time and venue yet to be decided. Again, best of luck is wished for to the lads.

HARPS GAA: Bonus Ball Draw – some vacancies have arisen on the monthly draw – to join please contact Seamus Campion on (087) 2797214.

Mar 042014

LaoisGAA-LaoisShoppingCentreThe draw for the 2014 Hurling Championships were made tonight (Tuesday March 4th) in Portlaoise and the following fixtures are sure to whet the appetite of both players and fans alike come high summer…

Laois Shopping Centre Senior Hurling Championship (Games to be played weekend of 19-26 July)

The Harps v Clough Ballacolla

Laois Shopping Centre Intermediate Hurling Championship (Games to be played weekend of 18-25 July)

Clonad v The Harps

Laois Shopping Centre Junior B Hurling Championship

Portlaoise v Clough Ballacolla (winner v The Harps)

Laois Shopping Centre Under-21 Hurling Championship

Clough Ballacolla v Castletown Slieve Bloom (winner v The Harps Gaels)

Laois Shopping Centre Minor Hurling Championship

The Harps Gaels v Castletown Slieve Bloom

Oct 132013

hurling1A young Harps Gaels U21 hurling team lost out to a more experienced and stronger Abbeyleix/Ballypickas team in the recent first round clash in Rathdowney. Trailing by two points at half time, The Harps Gaels finished the wrong side of a 2-18 to 1-14 final scoreline. There was a great effort made on the day with good displays by Eoin Clancy, Liam Lawlor, Charles Dwyer and Kieran Freeman.


Oct 122013

HurlingThe Harps Gaels face Abbeyleix-Ballypickas in their first game of the U21 Hurling Championship this Sunday, October 13th. The game throws in at 12.noon in Rathdowney GAA grounds. We appeal to all club members and fans to come along and support the lads on their quest for U21 glory.