Castlebar Mitchels

  • Mayo County Senior Semi-Final 
    Castlebar Mitchels 1-12 
    Ballintubber 1-12 

    AET

  • County Senior Football Semi-Final replay 
    Ballintubber 0-16 Castlebar Mitchels 0-15 AET 

  • Castlebar Mitchels will hold an event this Friday evening in an effort to prevent burglaries in the area.

    The ‘Is Your Home Safe’ Event will take place in An Sportlann and will include a one hour presentation by Garda Sergeant Tony Cosgrove, the Crime Prevention Officer for Mayo.

    It gets underway at An Sportlann tomorrow evening at 8pm.

  •  Mayo county council is the first local authority nationally to appoint a full time Sports Tourism Officer.

    The new post has been filled by well known, county and club GAA footballer Donal Newcombe.

    Donal addressed the monthly Mayo County Council  Special Policy Committee on Tourism and Food in Turlough House and outlined his vision to make Mayo  the Sports Tourism Capital of Ireland.

  • U16 League Division 1 Cup Final 
    Castlebar Mitchels 3-10 
    Ballina Stephenites 0-07 

    Division 3 Cup Final 
    Kiltimagh 4-13
    Ballinrobe 2-11 

  • Minister for Community and Rural Development Michael Ring will today officiate at the re-opening of Templemary National School in Killala.

    Tomorrow (Sat) the Minister will participate in the official opening of Castlebar Mitchels’ new 4G pitch and tomorrow evening in Westport, Minister Ring will speak at the Mayo League Presentation Dinner.

    Templemary National School was provided with a grant of just under a half a million euro under the Department of Education’s Additional Accommodation Scheme. The funding was been used to construct a mainstream classroom, an assisted users WC, a resource room, and toilets. Roof and drainage works were also included in the project and a grant of €8,500 was also paid for furniture & IT equipment.

     Castlebar Mitchels’ 4G pitch,will provide underage and adult players with year round floodlit training and playing facilities.  The new 4G Astro Turf Pitch measures 60 by 86 meters and incorporates a five meter high Ball Wall. The Astro Turf area is enclosed with a new 3 meter high fence and enhanced floodlighting of the area.

    As a keen soccer supporter and former player Minister Ring speaking ahead of the Mayo Football League Presentation Dinner at the Castlecourt Hotel in Westport tomorrow evening , says he isdelighted to be participating in the event which celebrates all that is positive about the game in Mayo.

  • Mayo's Paddy Durcan notched up 1-3 for University of Ulster Jordanstown in their Sigerson Cup win over IT Tralee yesterday.

    The Castlebar Mitchels club man put in a fine display in ensuring the Ulster University will be in the quarter final of the competition on February 6th.