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The Ballypickas team that won the Laois Junior hurling final in 1994

County Final Memory: Ballypickas claim junior hurling honours in 1994

Ballypickas 1-7 Kyle 0-5 1994 Laois JHC ‘A’ Final Ballypickas and Kyle are two of the smallest hurling clubs in Laois but they’re two clubs with...
Annanough 1978

County Final Memory: Annanough return to top tier with intermediate football...

Annanough 2-9 Park 1-4 1978 Laois IFC Final Annanough and Park-Ratheniska have a strong rivalry, one that included senior county final battles in the 1950s and...
Killeshin 1993

County Final Memory: Killeshin deny The Rock to claim intermediate football...

Killeshin 0-7 The Rock 0-6 1993 Laois IFC Final Intermediate football in Laois is generally not known for its high scoring and that was certainly the...

County Final Memory: ‘None as sweet as this’ as Camross deny...

Camross 1-5 Portlaoise 0-7 1985 Laois SHC Final There's something about a five-in-a-row in the GAA world that has proven so difficult for so many teams...
The Harps team that won the 2000 Laois Junior 'A' football final

County Final Memory: The Harps defeat Abbeyleix to claim junior football...

The Harps 1-5 Abbeyleix 0-4 2000 Laois JFC 'A' Final The Harps and Abbeyleix have had an on-off relationship with football over the years but in...
Rathdowney-Errill 2006

County Final Memory: Rathdowney-Errill come together and come of age in...

Rathdowney-Errill 1-11 Tinnahinch 1-7 2006 Laois SHC Final "Rathdowney-Errill are county champions. For the hurling folk and the general population of Rathdowney parish, it's an opening...
The Arles team that won the 1999 Laois intermediate football final

County Final Memory: Significant success for Arles as they win intermediate...

Arles 1-12 Courtwood 1-5 1999 Laois IFC Final The 1990s was both a traumatic time off the field and an eventful time on it for the...
Trumera celebrate after winning the 2004 Laois intermediate hurling final

County Final Memory: Trumera defeat Colt to claim intermediate honours in...

Trumera 1-9 Colt 0-7 2004 Laois IHC Final Whatever it is about the Laois intermediate hurling title, the rule seems to be that you've to lose...
Stradbally 1997

County Final Memory: Stradbally strike late to end 56-year wait in...

Stradbally 2-10 Portlaoise 0-10 1997 Laois SFC Final For one of the county's most traditional and successful clubs, Stradbally had to endure an almost 60-year wait...

County Final Memory: Park-Ratheniska claim 1994 intermediate hurling honours

Park-Ratheniska 1-4 Ballinakill 0-6 1994 Laois IHC Final At some stage later this year, a number of Laois clubs will finally get the chance to play...

County Final Memory: Ballyfin see off Ballyroan to claim their first...

Ballyfin 1-9 Ballyroan 0-6 1995 Laois JFC 'A' Final At some stage in 2021 the Ballyfin footballers will play in the 2020 Laois senior football championship...

County Final Memory: Clough-Ballacolla deny Trumera to claim intermediate hurling glory...

Clough-Ballacolla 1-9 Trumera 0-10 1998 Laois IHC Final Clough-Ballacolla and Trumera are two hurling clubs that have 2020 county finals to look forward to in 2021. County...

County Final Memory: Graiguecullen’s last success in 1965

Graiguecullen 1-10 Timahoe 1-8 1965 Laois SFC Final For a club with such tradition and one that is invariably competing in the latter stages of the...

County Final Memory: Kilcotton get the better of neighbours Borris-in-Ossory in...

Kilcotton 0-17 Borris-in-Ossory 1-8 2002 Laois IHC Final Kilcotton and Borris-in-Ossory are steeped in Laois hurling history and have a long association both with each other...

County Final Memory: Barrowhouse end years of hurt by claiming intermediate...

Barrowhouse 2-10 St Manman's 1-6 1980 Laois IFC Final There are few clubs that had to endure as much final heartbreak before finally winning their first...

County Final Memory: Rosenallis beat Mountrath to claim Junior ‘A’ hurling...

Rosenallis 3-15 Mountrath 3-6 1986 Laois JHC ‘A’ Final The current generation of Rosenallis hurlers and footballers have given their supporters plenty to shout about over...

County Final Memory: The Rock make the breakthrough to senior in...

The Rock 1-13 St Michael’s 1-6 1996 Laois IFC Final The Rock are one of the smallest clubs in Laois and though they've punched above their...

County Final Memories: Looking back on some famous successes over the...

The lack of live sporting activity throughout the worst of the lockdown months - and for large chunks of the year - had media...

County Final Memory: Walsh inspires Ballinakill as they end years of...

Ballinakill 4-12 Clonaslee 2-8 1995 Laois IHC Final There are few clubs in Laois that have to beat down the door and endure as much heartbreak...

County Final Memory: When Arles-Killeen got the better of Arles in...

Arles-Killeen 2-6 Arles 0-10 1997 Laois IFC Final The split in Arles in the early 1990s is one of the biggest ever internal stories in Laois...

County Final Memory: Mountrath beat neighbours Trumera to claim intermediate hurling...

Mountrath 1-12 Trumera 1-9 2001 Laois IHC Final All across Laois there are different rivalries that come to the fore at different times. In 2001, Mountrath and...

County Final Memory: Ballyroan end 42-year wait in 1992 before reaching...

Ballyroan 0-8 St Joseph’s 0-6 1992 Laois SFC Final Throughout the 1980s and into the early 1990s, few Laois football clubs suffered as much heartache as...

County Final Memory: Clonad claim famous success in 1992

Clonad 0-16 Portlaoise 2-7 1992 Laois SHC Final From 1976 to 1991 only two clubs won the Laois senior hurling championship: Camross and Portlaoise. In 1992, however,...

County Final Memory: The Heath get the better of Emo in...

The Heath 0-8 Emo 0-7 1974 Laois SFC Final "Pure grit is hard to beat," read the opening line of the Nationalist match report in 1974 after...

County Final Memory: Castletown’s breakthrough win in 1995 leads to a...

Castletown 1-12 Portlaoise 0-11 1995 Laois SHC Final There are some county final wins that are more significant than others. For Laois hurling, 1995 represented the start...

County Final Memory: Significant triumph for Spink in 1986

Spink 1-9 Rosenallis 1-8 1986 Laois JFC Final In the normal scheme of things, a Junior ‘B’ county final ranks well down the pecking order when...

County Final Memory: St Joseph’s come of age as they achieve...

St Joseph's 1-7 Timahoe 0-7 1973 Laois SFC Final If ever there was a success waiting to happen it was the St Joseph's footballers in 1973. Having...

County Final Memory: Emo’s greatest day in 1972

Emo 2-11 Graiguecullen 3-4 1972 Laois SFC Final Emo GAA club have a proud tradition but despite coming close over the years their 1972 Laois senior...

County Final Memory: Colt claim intermediate hurling glory in 2008

Colt 0-16 Borris-in-Ossory 2-6 2008 Laois IHC Final The Colt hurlers lost more than fair share of intermediate finals in the 2000s so when they finally...

County Final Memory: Portlaoise hurlers end famine in 1981

Portlaoise 2-13 Camross 4-5 1981 Laois SHC Final No matter what happened in the 1981 Laois senior hurling final, history was going to be made. Camross, having...