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Inniskeen Grattan's GAC

Inniskeen Grattans is a Monaghan GAA county board. In 2010, the club won its first ever Monaghan Senior Hurling Championship title.

History

Inniskeen Grattans was founded in 1883 and is the oldest GAA club in County Monaghan. It was founded one year before the Gaelic Athletic Association was founded in Thurles. In 1888, the first County Championship was held. The final between Inniskeen Grattans and Carrickmacross Emmets,was won by Inniskeen by 0-7 to 0-0. In August 1888, Inniskeen played Cavan champions Maghera Mac Finns in the first Ulster Senior Football Championship Final in Drogheda which ended in a draw, 0-2 each. Inniskeen won the replay in Drogheda on December 9 by 0-3 to 0-1 making Monaghan the first ever Ulster S.F. champions.

Achievements

Football

  • Ulster Senior Football Championship: 1888
  • All-Ireland Intermediate Club Football Championship: 2006
  • Ulster Intermediate Club Football Championship: 2005
  • Monaghan Senior Football Championships: 1888, 1905, 1938, 1947, 1948
  • Monaghan Intermediate Football Championship: 1994, 2000, 2005
  • Monaghan Junior Football Championship: 1983
  • Junior B Championship: 1967, 1994
  • Minor Championship: 1964
  • Owen Ward Cup: 1945, 1947, 1949, 1958
  • Fr. Hackett Cup: 1943, 1946, 1947, 1949, 1951, 1959, 1960, 1985, 2000, 2003
  • Dr. Ward Cup: 1980, 1981
  • Brennan Cup: 1961
  • Junior C Championship (P. Kieran Cup): 1982, 1983
  • Junior C League (Crawley Cup): 1999
  • Hugh Brady Cup: 1985, 1994, 2004, 2008
  • Kerley Cup (U-21): 1982, 2007
  • Treanor Cup (Minor): 1980, 1999
  • Fr. Maguire Cup (Minor League Div.1): 1949, 1964
  • Minor Championship Div. 2: 2003
  • Mc Cormack Cup (U-16, Div. 2): 1980, 1999
  • Clancy Cup (U-15, Div. 1): 1981
  • Lee Bros Cup (U-15, Div. 2): 1984, 1985, 1994, 1999
  • McHugh Cup (U-14, Div. 2): 1978, 1979, 1980, 1987,1999
  • McGrane Cup (U-13, Div. 2): 1996
  • Conlon Cup (U-13, Div 2): 1995, 2005(Div. 3)
  • Club Players League: 1969
  • Monaghan Creamery Cup (U-12, Div. 2): 1978, 1980
  • Primary Schools League: Scoil Cholmcille, Blackstaff –

1975, 1976, 1977, 1981, 1988, 1999. St. Daig’s, Inniskeen – 1991.

Hurling

  • Monaghan Senior Hurling Championship: 2010
  • Senior Hurling League: 2006, 2010
  • Reserve Hurling League: 2004, 2005, 2009
  • Minor Hurling Shield: 2001, 2004
  • Jim O’Rourke Cup: 1999
  • U-14 Hurling League: 1997
  • Ulster U-13 Hurling Blitz: 1997
  • U-13 Hurling League: 1996, 1997
  • U-12 Hurling League: 1995
  • U-11 Hurling Blitz: 1994

Notable players

Further reading

  • Frank McNally, 'An Irishman's Diary', P. 15, The Irish Times, Friday, July 26th, 2013.

External links

  • Club website


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