Jul 25 2017

DCCC is welcoming another Fulbright Scholar from Ireland

DCCC is welcoming another Fulbright Scholar (Jamie McGarrigle) from Ireland in early August. Irish language classes begin the week of August 21st. You can enroll online by clicking on any of the following: 

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Jul 19 2017

Timmy Cronin Snr Mem. Cup 2017 Match Reports

Game #1: 9.20am – 10.30am: Raleigh GAA (5-15) V Winston-Salem Wolfhounds GAA (3-08)

The game started very well for both teams, both registering early points and it looked like we were in for a great battle. However, within minutes Raleigh’s #9 buried the ball in the back of the net and started a heavy onslaught that W-S struggle to come back from. Raleigh had two key players that would control the forward line and even though W-S were winning their fair share of ball in the middle of the field the passing lacked on the day. The score at Half Continue reading

Jun 14 2017

Timmy Cronin Senior Memorial Cup 2017

TOURNAMENT SUMMARY
Date: Saturday July 15th
Host: Winston-Salem Wolfhounds GAA
Name: Timmy Cronin Senior Memorial Cup (TCSM Cup)
Name Details: This is the club’s annual home tournament that was named after the club founder’s grandfather Timmy Cronin, who passed away in 2012.
City, State: Winston-Salem, NC (Home)
Field: Poteat Field, Winston-Salem, NC 27109 – Google Maps
Level: Junior C / D

Tournament Times/Style/Game duration:
9am – 4pm | Regular | 30 minute halves

TEAMS:
1) Winston-Salem Wolfhounds GAA
2) Raleigh GAA
3) Charlotte GAA
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May 31 2017

Connolly Cup 2017

The 2017 Connolly Cup takes place on June 3rd, 2017 in Charlotte, NC. Teams competing include past regional and national champions and new clubs. The Winston Salem Wolfhounds, Raleigh, Atlanta, Chicago Patriots, Kevin Barry’s Philadelphia, Austin Celtic Cowboys and Pittsburgh are all traveling to Charlotte.

The event takes place at Matthews Sportsplex in Matthews. The tournament takes place in one day and is a true test of stamina and endurance for the teams that make it to the finals.

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May 17 2017

Wolfhounds at the 17th Annual Bethabara Highland Games!

On Saturday, May 13th, the Winston-Salem Wolfhounds’ participated in the 17th Annual Bethabara Highland Games at Historic Bethabara Park in Winston-Salem, NC. The Wolfhounds put on a Hurling and Gaelic Football demonstration as a part of the athletic games, alongside Highland Games events like the hammer throw and caber toss. The day was a celebration  of Celtic culture featuring food, music, and crafts from across the Atlantic. Winston-Salem’s traditional Irish band Góilín joined the Wolfhounds’ in the afternoon to provide the crowd with Irish song as the Wolfhounds’ worked to raise the profile of GAA athletics. The Winston-Salem Wolfhounds’ are participating in their first tournament, the All American Cup, Saturday, May 20 in Baltimore, MD.

May 02 2017

Pub(lic) League Game 4

We had a good turnout last Thursday at our fourth and final Pub(lic) League game of 2017 with 16 people…eventually :D (Click ‘Read the rest of the entry’ to see some pics).  Continue reading

Apr 21 2017

Pub(lic) League – Game 3

We had a brilliant turnout yesterday at our third Pub(lic) League game of 2017 with 16 people (Click ‘Read the rest of the entry’ to see some pics). The teams were very well matched and that made for some great exhibitions of footballs skills. The first half saw the Purple team really Continue reading

Apr 14 2017

Pub(lic) League – Game 2

We had a good turnout yesterday at our second Pub(lic) League game of 2017 with 18 people (Click ‘Read the rest of the entry’ to see some pics). After a messy first half – as most people would agree to :) – the second half produced some really great football. It was a big Continue reading

Apr 07 2017

Pub(lic) League – Game 1

We had a good turnout yesterday – with 14 people – during the kick off game the Wolfhounds GAA pub(lic) league games (Click ‘Read the rest of the entry’ to see some pics). I feel like people got some much needed experience at “game speed”. We had a hand full of people that were experiencing their first Gaelic Football game, so it was Continue reading

Apr 03 2017

Hop Swap – 5K/Half Marathon

Foothills Brewing and Junction 311 Endurance Sports have partnered to bring you a fun and energetic way to kick off NC Beer Month, the HopSwap Half Marathon & 5k. Some members of the Wolfhounds GAA participated both as Runners, Volunteers and Vendors on the day.

We want to congratulate Foothills Brewing for a wonderfully organised race and a fun block party as well. Ray Goodrich (Foothills Marketing Manager) was pivotal in organizing such a Continue reading