Castleconnor GAA team of the past

 

The Castleconnor GAA senior team pictured before lining out for an encounter 64 years ago, in 1957, at Maye’s field in Rathglass.

Front- left to right – Sean Finnerty, Christy Barrins (RIP) Jim Curran, Joe McManamon, Liam Boland, Edward Forde (RIP) Martin (Atty) Boland (RIP)

Back: Seamus Barrins (RIP) Bert Barrins, Paddy McHale (RIP) John Reape, Paddy Maye, Leo Boland, Joe Finnerty (RIP) and Leo Flynn

It would be many more years before the foundations were laid for the registration of a GAA club and construction of a sports centre in the West Sligo parish.