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Portlaoise Panthers can take pride as three young stars prepare to represent Ireland in...

Three young basketballers from the Portlaoise Panthers Club have been selected on the Ireland U-16 squad for European Championships, which take place in Montenegro...

Abbeyleix continue winning streak in division 2 camogie

Abbeyleix 11-5 Paddock 0-5 Roinn 2 Camogie There was no stopping Abbeyleix as they claimed their second win of the Cumann na Bunscol today, defeating Paddock...

Portlaoise Panthers star chosen on Ireland U-18 European Championship squad

Ireland Under 18 women’s Head Coach, Patrick O’Neill, has selected his final roster of 12 players who will compete at this year’s FIBA Women’s...

The Big Five: There are some big games taking place this weekend

Despite it being a quite weekend in terms of the volume of fixtures, there is still some big games on and here are the...

GAA, soccer, basketball – all of your local sports fixtures for this weekend

Here’s all the Laois sporting fixtures in full for the May bank holiday weekend. FRIDAY MAY 4 GAA Laois Shopping Centre ACFL Division 1 Round 5 Graiguecullen V...

Big weekend ahead for Laois basketball clubs at the Midland finals

The MABB Top 4 finals will take place this weekend in St Mary's Hall in Portlaoise. The Laois teams involved in the weekend include Clonaslee,...

All-Ireland basketball glory for Scoil Chriost Ri and Portlaoise CBS

The curtain came down on the secondary school's basketball season at the weekend and two Laois schools claimed All-Ireland titles. Scoil Chriost Ri and Portlaoise...

Three Portlaoise girls named on Ireland basketball squad for European championships

Three young basketball players from the Portlaoise Panthers Club have been selected on the Ireland U-16 squad for this summer's European Championships in Montenegro. Gillian...
Basketball glory for Scoil Chriost Ri and Portlaoise CBS

In Pictures: Regional basketball glory for Scoil Chriost Rí and Portlaoise CBS

There were multiple regional basketball titles won by two Laois secondary schools in the previous seven days. Last week, Portlaoise CBS First Years were crowned...

More All Ireland basketball success for Portlaoise school

Scoil Chriost Ri, Portlaoise 42 Presentation SS, Castleisland (Kerry) 35 All Ireland U-16 A Girls Basketball League Final Scoil Chriost Ri, Portlaoise have added yet another All...

In Pictures: First quarter blitz ends the Heywood’s All-Ireland dream

Heywood Community School 42  St Patrick’s Grammar School (Armagh) 65 All Ireland School Under 16 C Boys League Final A blistering opening quarter from St Patrick’s...

Three Laois basketballers selected on Irish U-16 Basketball team

Three Portlaoise Panther basketball stars have been selected as part of Ireland's U-16 Basketball squad. Ciara Byrne, Gillian Wheeler and Shauna Dooley have all been...

All Ireland Schools Basketball League finals postponed due to weather warnings

The Basketball Ireland All Ireland Schools League finals, which were scheduled for this Wednesday and Thursday have officially been postponed this morning. Two Laois schools,...
Brilliant wins for Portlaoise teams at the weekend

Two losses for Portlaoise Panthers this weekend

There were two defeats for Portlaoise Panthers this weekend as they took on DCU Mercy in the Women's Super League and Ballincollig in the...

Laois man selected for U-17 Irish basketball development squad

Portlaoise basketballer Rian O Connell has been selected to represent Ireland in U-17 basketball once more. The young Portlaoise man has been selected for the...
Portlaoise Panthers players, from left, Stephanie Poland, Tim Stewart and Stephanie Schmid pictured at the official launch of the Basketball Ireland season 2017/18

Brilliant win on the road for Portlaoise Panthers men but defeat for women

There were mixed fortunes for the two Portlaoise teams in the men's and women's National Basketball League. Portlaoise Panthers men's team made the journey to...
Brilliant wins for Portlaoise teams at the weekend

Disappointment in double-header for Portlaoise Panthers

Portlaoise Panthers 52 Pyrobel Killester 63 Women’s National Super League The Portlaoise Ladies had a tough game against second place side in the leaderboard Killester. They started the...
Congratulations to Claire Melia on her selection

Defeat for Scoil Chriost Ri in All Ireland basketball Semi Final

Scoil Chriost Ri senior A basketball team bowed out of the All-Ireland Championship when they were beaten by Colaiste Chiarain Leixlip in the semi...
Portlaoise Panthers suffered a second defeat at the weekend

Panther’s men fall to heavy defeat to complete double disappointment for the Portlaoise club

Men's National League Division One Portlaoise 60 Neptune 101 Portlaoise Panther's are still sitting bottom of Division 1A following a disappointing display against high-flying Neptune. It...

Disappointing night for Panther women as they lose against UCC Glanmire

Womens National Super League Portlaoise Panthers 52 UCC Glanmire 87 The Portlaoise Panthers' women side have been performing well of late with their recent win against WIT...
The Heywood CS basketball team

WATCH: Heywood CS reach All-Ireland basketball final

Heywood Community School 38 Dundalk 26 All Ireland Cadet Semi Final Heywood Community School have reached the All-Ireland Cadet basketball final following a stunning victory over...

In Pictures: Scoil Chríost Rí storm to U-16 All-Ireland basketball glory

Scoil Chriost Ri 68 Crescent Comprehensive 36 Subway All-Ireland U-16 School Girls Basketball Final Scoil Chríost Ri were at their ease today in the All-Ireland U-16...

Portlaoise Panthers move clear of bottom two with win over the weekend

WIT Wildcats 71 Portlaoise Panthers 74 Basketball - Women's National Super League The Portlaoise Panthers women team recorded a good win away to WIT Wildcats on Saturday...

Coláiste Íosagáin march on to All-Ireland Basketball semi-final

CBS Tralee 39 Coláiste Íosagáin 35 Coláiste Íosagáin 49 Coláiste Eanna 41 Coláiste Íosagáin 55 Virginia College 28 U-16 All-Ireland 'A' Basketball playoffs It was a winning week...

Keep up to date with all Sunday’s local sports results

There was no GAA on the second weekend of the year but there were plenty of other sporting events to keep us going. We had...

Mountmellick basketball star on making a new life in Alabama

Mountmellick student James Gormley made the big move to America to pursue his dreams in a career in basketball in 2017 - and the...

Three Panthers players included in the Ireland U-16 girls squad

The Portlaoise Panthers' conveyor belt of talent keeps on rolling as three of the U-16 girls teams have been named in the latest Ireland...
We look at the talking points ahead of tonight's big game

Seven Talking Points from the weekend’s sporting action

The first weekend of 2018 brought sporting action in a number of different fields. We had GAA, soccer, basketball and rugby with a mix of...

All of this weekend’s sports results

There was action across a range of sports this weekend with games down for decision in local soccer, basketball, rugby competitions as well as...

Panthers prepare for weekend of National Cup action

Portlaoise Panthers will have not one, but two teams in the National Cup semi-finals in University College Cork this weekend. The begin their National Cup...
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