Report: ACHL U16 Round 2 – MacUílín 9-26 St Enda’s 1-6

April 14, 2015 at 12:01 pm

Our U16's first home game of this years league seen a fixture against the lads from St Enda's. With Ballycastle winning the toss we opted to play with the wind and opened up a 3-16 to 1-2 lead at halftime. St Enda's opened the scoring in the second half with a quick 1-1 but the town ...

Ulster GAA Coach Academy Application Form – closing date: Friday 17th April

April 14, 2015 at 10:27 am

Please pass on the this superb learning opportunity to all your Hurling and Football Coaches Closing date: Friday 17th April To complement the coaching qualification pathway, the Ulster GAA Coach Academy, will provide a number of short workshops/courses to further develop coaching expertise over a period of 12 months. The key aim is to support and develop coaches' knowledge and ...

Antrim name team to face Kerry in Relegation Playoff

April 10, 2015 at 9:09 am

Best of luck to Antrim this Saturday against Kerry, especially to Neal McAuley, Ciaran Clarke, Matthew Donnelly and Eoin McAlonan.

Pic: Senior Hurlers wearing new jerseys sponsored by Waste Not Ireland

April 9, 2015 at 9:48 am

The Senior Hurlers faced Portaferry in the league opener wearing our new club jerseys sponsored by Waste Not Ireland. Read about Waste Not Ireland's sponsorship here. These are now on sale at the club. If you want to place an order for club gear contact the secretary via email. A list of our current sponsors are here. If you are ...

Report: ACHL U16 Round 1 – Loughgiel 1-9 MacUílín 2-20

April 7, 2015 at 9:36 am

The U16's travelled to play their opening match of this years All County Hurling League at the Fr Barrett Park in Loughgiel on a bright Easter Monday. The opening score of the match was taken by Conor Boyd and within the first ten minutes Ballycastle lead 0-6 to 0-1. As the half progressed the MacUilin men ...

Club Hurling Leagues Restructure 2016

April 6, 2015 at 7:22 pm

The structure of the All County Hurling Leagues in 2016 will be changed as a result of a motion passed at County convention 2014. The make up of the leagues starting in 2016 will be: Division 1A – 8 Teams Division 1B – 8 Teams Division 2 - 8 Teams Division 3 - Remaining teams To enable this to happen the ...

Summary of changes to Playing Rules – Congress 2015

April 1, 2015 at 4:13 pm

Hurling A Yellow Card does not carry into extra time. Referee may consult with a neutral linesman concerning the validity of a score. Penalty – One defending player on the goal-line who may not move towards the 20m line until the ball has actually been struck. The player taking the penalty may place it up to 7m back ...

Final Reminder for Membership

April 1, 2015 at 8:29 am

Any player who hasn’t paid their membership CANNOT train until you do so and CANNOT be selected for matches. With matches fixed for this week the following applies; U14 Feile – If you are not registered you cannot be selected for Thursday night. Senior/Senior Reserve – If you are not paid by Thursday 2nd April you cannot be ...

Postponed: North Antrim Senior Hurling League v Loughgiel

March 31, 2015 at 8:58 pm

The North Antrim League match that was due to take place on Wednesday 1st April against Loughgiel has been postponed. The pitch in Loughgiel is unplayable due to the recent downpour and the match will be rescheduled for another date. Senior Hurling Training continues on Friday with the venue to be confirmed. The Senior and Reserve Hurlers are ...

McQuillan GAC Ballycastle launches new website

March 31, 2015 at 9:20 am
New McQuillan GAC website

Heading into the start of the 2015 competitions, McQuillan GAC Ballycastle is proud to launch its newly designed website. The main goal of the new website is to bring club news to the forefront, to ensure our club members, both at home and further afield, are sufficiently kept up to date with the daily activity at ...